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Thanks for your interest in Open Cities Health Center. On this page, you’ll find the latest updates about what’s going on at our two clinics. You’ll also find useful tips and insights to help keep you happy and healthy.

April 26, 2017 – Dr. Fred Lewis Memorial Gathering

April 18, 2017 On next Wednesday, April 26 from 11AM to 1PM, we will host and informal chance for people to gather in our conference room at 409 Dunlap for coffee, cake and some light lunch and juice to reflect and visit as we remember our friend and colleague, Dr. Fred Lewis. This will be… Read More

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Insurance Updates from MNsure

MNsure has adopted several major updates recently, with the hope of  helping Minnesotans across the state. As an official MNsure partner, Open Cities Health Center has trained MNsure Navigators available to answer questions and help with enrollment applications. Important care tips at OCHC: OCHC accepts all insurance OCHC does not turn patient away due to un-insurance… Read More

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THE LIFE STORY OF DR. FREDREKIA LEWIS

Dr. Fred Lewis had his own practice and worked at Open Cities Health Center in St. Paul for 34 years, treating patients who didn't have insurance, Angela Davis reports (2:33). WCCO 4 News at 6 - March 8, 2017 http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/video/category/news/3633382-life-story-fred-lewis/#.WMDQoQK-Z90.email      … Read More

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Open Enrollment at Open Cities Health Center

Open Enrollment at OCHC is an easy process. We have certified MNsure navigators who can help answer your questions, fill out forms and help your throughout the entire application process. Please come with your MNsure questions and concerns and we would be happy to help you. Call Bernie Foh at 651-251-5969 for all MNsure related… Read More

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Diabetes Care at OCHC

About 1 in 4 people do not know they have diabetes and about 18,000 new cases of diabetes are diagnosed each year in Minnesota. It’s clear to see that diabetes is very much an issue in Minnesota and is continuing to increase every year. As a community clinic Open Cities Health Center recognizes that this… Read More

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Upcoming Events

Jul
1
Sat
all-day Somali Week @ Ka-Joog
Somali Week @ Ka-Joog
Jul 1 – Jul 8 all-day
Come join Open Cities and Community Partners as we partake in the Minnesota Somali Community’s largest event of the year: The Annual Somali Independence Day Festival. The festival is part of a week long celebration[...]
Jul
15
Sat
all-day Rondo Days Festival @ MLK Center
Rondo Days Festival @ MLK Center
Jul 15 all-day
Join Open Cities as we celebrate the rich history of the Rondo Community in St. Paul. Open Cities will be staffing the medical tent with licensed clinic staff, so if you scrape your knee or[...]
Jul
19
Wed
12:00 pm Monthly Diabetic Support Group @ OCHC Dunlap Clinic
Monthly Diabetic Support Group @ OCHC Dunlap Clinic
Jul 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Monthly Diabetic Support Group @ OCHC Dunlap Clinic | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Join us for a light lunch, special speakers and discussion. According to the Minnesota Department of Health prevalence of obesity is 50% higher among African Americans than Whites. Diabetes among the African American population in[...]
5:30 pm Monthly Diabetes Support Group –... @ OPEN CITIES HEALTH CENTER
Monthly Diabetes Support Group –... @ OPEN CITIES HEALTH CENTER
Jul 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Join us for a light lunch, special speakers and discussion. According to the Minnesota Department of Health prevalence of obesity is 50% higher among African Americans than Whites. Diabetes among the African American population in[...]
Jul
30
Sun
1:00 pm Rice Street Festival Parade @ Rice Street Parade Route
Rice Street Festival Parade @ Rice Street Parade Route
Jul 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Everyone loves a parade! The Rice Street Parade is a cornerstone of the Rice Street Festival – one of the nation’s oldest celebrations. Please come celebrate this neighborhood’s working class legacy and colorful cultural history.Share[...]
Aug
16
Wed
12:00 pm Monthly Diabetic Support Group @ OCHC Dunlap Clinic
Monthly Diabetic Support Group @ OCHC Dunlap Clinic
Aug 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Monthly Diabetic Support Group @ OCHC Dunlap Clinic | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Join us for a light lunch, special speakers and discussion. According to the Minnesota Department of Health prevalence of obesity is 50% higher among African Americans than Whites. Diabetes among the African American population in[...]

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