Clinic Services

Board member and first NxNE staff member Roslyn Farrington
North by Northeast Community Health Center is a non-profit organization providing welcoming, high-quality health care to uninsured and OHP-covered adults. Our focus is on serving as a primary care home for the African American community in Portland.

Hours of Operation: Our office is open during business hours on weekdays from 9:00 am-5:00 pm. Medical providers are present by appointment. Please call us at (503) 287-4932 for information on how to become a North by Northeast patient and/or make an appointment.

Patients Served: Our primary focus is on serving the African American community. We serve adults who are eligible for or enrolled in the Oregon Health Plan, or who are uninsured.

Services We Provide: We provide basic primary care services and help our patients manage their health issues. This includes gynecologic examinations, treatment for minor illnesses and injuries, immunizations and ongoing care for chronic health problems like diabetes and high blood pressure. Laboratory testing and medications are provided off-site. Emergency room and hospital care is provided through an agreement with Legacy Emanuel Hospital.

Services We Do Not Provide: We are not able to provide: care for people under age 18, care for medical emergencies, surgery, treatment of chronic pain, pregnancy care, HIV care, dental care, drug treatment, alcohol treatment, disability exams, third party claims or worker compensation exams. Information about available resources will be provided for those needing services we do not provide.

Enrollment Services: We provide assistance for uninsured adults to enroll in health insurance. Call us to find out more information or set up an appointment.

Staff: Our professional staff are licensed to practice in the State of Oregon. Providing excellent medical care is our highest priority. 

Cost:  There is no charge for services provided at North by Northeast Community Health Center. Donations to assist with the costs of providing care are welcome.

After Hours Services:  If you are an established patient and need advice after hours, call our main telephone number for instructions. In case of an emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest Emergency Room.

How to Reach Us: If you have questions about our services, you can call us during business hours or leave a message at (503) 287-4932. We will return your call as soon as possible.