Student Faculty Patient Simulator

Family and Community Medicine

Saturday Clinic for the Uninsured

Saturday Clinic for the Uninsured is a primary care clinic run by medical and pharmacy students that offers free health services to the uninsured patients of Milwaukee. Under faculty supervision, medical & pharmacy students are responsible for day-to-day operations and participate in providing patient care and education.

Visiting the Clinic

The clinic is located at 1121 E. North Ave., at the southeast corner of North Ave. and Humboldt Ave. in the Ascension Columbia St. Mary’s Family Health Center. There is street parking and a parking lot adjacent to the building.

Columbia St Marys  Family Health Center

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, we are now seeing patients by virtual Telehealth phone or video visits for primary care and specialty care at this time. We are offering these Telehealth on various weekdays and Saturday mornings. Please call our clinic phone (414) 588-2865 to be scheduled for a Telehealth appointment. We refill medications on Saturday mornings - medication pick-ups are from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm. We are scheduling limited in-person visits on Saturday mornings from 8:00 am – 11:00 am. Patients and volunteers coming into clinic are required to wear a mask and will be screened for COVID-19 symptoms and exposure. Please call before of coming to the clinic. We DO NOT offer COVID-19 testing - please call Impact 2-1-1 or check their website https://www.impactinc.org/impact-2-1-1/testing/ for information about free testing.

Services Provided & Patient Population

The clinic regularly sees 10 to 15 patients per Saturday.

We see patients who attest to the fact that they have NO health insurance coverage. Unfortunately, we cannot see patients who have partial coverage, including Medicare, Medicaid, BadgerCare, or Title 19 insurance.

We do provide services for children without health insurance by appointment. Please call the clinic phone at (414) 588-2865 to make a pediatric appointment.

We do not provide prenatal care. However, if you have questions about prenatal care, please call our phone number and we can assist with resources.

We can provide interpreter services to address language barriers.

Services we still provide at this time include:

  • Management of chronic health conditions such as high blood pressure, diabetes, and asthma (via Telephone)
  • Prescription medical refills
  • Pharmacy consults
  • Social work consults
  • Lab orders for routine laboratory work (performed at Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital)
  • Lab orders for sexually transmitted infection screening, including HIV testing (performed at Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital)
  • Routine health maintenance physicals and screening including Pap Smears
  • Employment physicals
  • Acute illness assessment/treatment
  • Follow-up care for injuries and accidents
  • Management of chronic health conditions such as high blood pressure, diabetes, and asthma
  • Prescription medical refills
  • Pharmacy consults
  • Social work consults
  • Routine laboratory work
  • Sexually transmitted infection screening, including HIV testing
  • We also offer several in-house specialty services by appointment only including:
    • Gynecology – Women’s Health Exams
    • Ophthalmology – Eye Care
    • Psychiatry & Mental Health Services
    • Dermatology – Skin Care
    • Allergy
    • Rheumatology
    • Endocrinology
    • Neurology

Please note, this list is subject to change. For the most updated list of specialty services offered at our clinic, please call our clinic (414) 588-2865. In some cases, if a specialty service at SCU is not available, we can refer out to other clinics in the area which may offer that service.

Additional Resources

Additional Free Clinics and Health Resources

Additional Free Clinics and Health Resources

Awards

Awards

  • 2016 President's Community Engagement Award - MCW
  • 2007 Humanitarian in Medicine Award from the Milwaukee Academy of Medicine
Partners

Partners

  • Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • School of Pharmacy, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Ascension Columbia St. Mary's Hospital and Family Health Center
  • Ascension Wisconsin Pharmacy
Funding Sources

Funding Sources

  • Antoinette A. & Matthew Keenan Endowment
  • Catholic Community Foundation
  • Helen M. Cudahy Trust
2019 Clinic Managers

2019 Clinic Managers

  • Board Chair – Thomas Ritter
  • Director of Policy & Finance – Benjamin Liu
  • Director of M1/M2 Volunteers – Jakara Griffin
  • Director of M3/M4/CC Volunteers – Alex Kerschner
  • Director of Physician Volunteers – Emily Hendrickson
  • Director of Clinical Continuity Track – Samira Samant
  • Director of Outreach and Technology – Srisha Kotlo
  • Directors of Referrals – Arianna Bradley & Brenna Kelly
  • Directors of Medication Dispensary – Abel Chinos & Molly Schmidt
  • Director of Laboratory – Scott Lamm
  • Director of Clinic Day Operations – Neehal Shukla
2020 Clinic Managers

2020 Clinic Managers

  • Board Chair – Spenser Marting
  • Director of Policy & Finance – Sandra Okoro
  • Director of M1/M2 Volunteers – Allison Whorton
  • Director of Telehealth/CC Volunteers – Jesse Maguire
  • Director of Clinician Volunteers – Gifty Marfowaa
  • Director of Clinical Continuity Track – Enrique Martinez
  • Director of Outreach and Technology – Marie Balfour
  • Directors of Referrals – Hannah Racicot & Edward Salem
  • Directors of Medication Dispensary – Marvin Lu & Emily Tolliver
  • Director of Laboratory – Dan Sweeney
  • Director of Clinic Day Operations – Alejandra Rodriguez

Contact Us

Saturday Clinic for the Uninsured
1121 E. North Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53212
(414) 588-2865
Saturday Clinic for the Uninsured Google map location