Primary Health Care
S creening, monitoring, referral and follow up services help Community Rehabilitation Center consumers get the medical attention they need. Onsite Primary Health Care services include:
- Clients undergo a complete physical with lab work, which screens for chronic diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, and kidney functioning. The Duval County Health Department and Agape Community Health Network completes these physicals and lab work.
- If screening detects a potential health problem, clients are referred to a medical facility. If a chronic disease is diagnosed, Community Rehabilitation Center Primary Health Care services will help monitor the disease with a quarterly blood pressure, vital sign and glucose reading check.
- Clients learn ways to improve or maintain good heath and prevent illness. They may learn how to properly use their medication, eat well to avoid generational diabetes, conduct breast exams, exercise and more.
Initial Health Exam
Chronic Disease Management
Health and Wellness
The Community Rehabilitation Center also provides transportation to medical appointments from a consumer's adult living facility or from CRC.The Primary Care staff includes a registered nurse, a licensed practical nurse, a medical assistant and a medical doctor.
ental illness and substance abuse often go hand-in-hand, affecting every part of one’s life, including physical health, socialization, finances and housing. Many of these individuals are taken into the criminal justice system for minor offenses when they really should be admitted to Abbeycare Rehab Centres in programs that provide treatment and support to help restore their lives.
Behavioral Care is the core service at the Community Rehabilitation Center that treats biological and chemical disorders to stabilize one’s life because of the alcohol withdrawal symptoms, they can be extremely dangerous. Find out what they are and what you should do if you are experiencing them. As more than half of those with mental illness also have at least one medical condition, the Community Rehabilitation Center also provides basic health care services to provide a holistic approach to body and mind healing through its Primary Care services. HIV/AIDS is also a problem among the mentally ill and is a growing trend among senior citizens. To combat this issue, the Community Rehabilitation Center provides management and preventative services in this area as well.