Los Barrios Unidos Community Clinic (LBUCC) is known for having high quality staff that is bilingual in English and Spanish. In addition, staff members understand patient needs and respond with compassion. Los Barrios Unidos Community Clinic is a unique organization for a unique community.
At LBUCC, no one is turned away for the inability to pay. Patients accessing LBUCC’s services may benefit from paying on a sliding fee scale. The sliding fee scale is based on federal poverty level guidelines that are updated every year. The Clinic accepts Medicaid, CHIP, Medicare and private insurance.
LBUCC is one of two federally funded community health centers in the Dallas County area designed to provide comprehensive primary care services that prevent illness and promote health. Over 1,200 federally funded community and migrant health centers exist in the United States, each providing a health care home for nearly 24 million Americans. Community health centers have been in existence over fifty years, reducing hospitalization by 200% and reducing the pressure on hospital emergency rooms in countless ways.