Equal Access is a network of student-run free healthcare clinics established by the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, Florida.
Pre-medical and health professional student volunteers in collaboration with the University of Florida faculty and staff provide care for the medically underserved in the community. Clinics are held most Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Please visit the pages listed below for further information.
PRIMARY CARE MEDICAL CLINICS
The Equal Access Clinic Network houses four walk-in Primary Care Clinics. No appointment necessary, however patients will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis. All four clinics host separate specialty services nights dedicating their practice to providing a comfortable atmosphere for women, children, predominantly Spanish speakers and members of the LGBTQ community.
If you are unable to visit our clinics during the evenings for any reason, please seek care at Mobile Outreach Clinic, which operates every weekday from 11 AM to 4 PM at various Gainesville locations. Get more information.
The Equal Access Clinic Network also comprises of seven Speciality Clinics. By partnering with additional healthcare providers, we are able to offer the Greater Gainesville community a Mental Health Clinic, LGBTQ Health Clinic, Gynecology Night, Prenatal Night, Eye Clinic, Dental Clinic, Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy.
HEALTH EDUCATION CLASSES
The Equal Access Clinic Network hosts two Health Education Classes. Both courses allow a specific patient population to learn more about preventing future health problems and managing current issues.
Complete List of Services Provided:
- Primary medical care
- Social work and psychological consultations
- Occupational Therapy
- Administration of medications (no controlled substances)
- Blood pressure and blood sugar monitoring
- Confidential HIV counseling and testing
- Referrals to WE CARE network specialists
- Routine pregnancy care
- Basic gynecologic care, including cervical cancer screening and STD testing
- Ophthalmology Services
- Diabetes Education Class
- Tobacco Cessation Class