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Richland

Richland County Health Department
2000 Hampton Street
Columbia, SC 29204
(803) 576-2980
The Richland County Health Department offers a wide variety of health care services at a low cost or for free.  

Small Smiles Dental
3000 Two Notch Road
Columbia, SC 29204
(803) 691-9930
http://www.smallsmiles.com/
The Children’s Medicaid Dental Clinic offers free dental care for children 0 – 20 who are on Medicaid.

Free Medical Clinic
1875 Harden Street
Columbia, SC 29204
(803) 765-1503
http://www.freemedclinic.org/
The Free Medical Clinic provides free medical services and can see patients for any primary care concerns.  They accept new patients on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays (call ahead to confirm the time on these days).  Appointments are recommended. Patients must have an income at or below 133% of the federal poverty line.

Columbia Oral Health Clinic
3425 1/2 North Main Street
Columbia, SC 29203
(803) 779-4795
http://www.columbiaoralhealthclinic.org
The Columbia Oral Health Clinic services both the uninsured in South Carolina as well as those living with HIV/Aids. To receive treatment, low income individuals must receive a referral for services by the Free Medical Clinic, listed above.

Good Samaritan Clinic at First Hispanic Baptist Church
7915 Old Percival Road
Columbia, SC 29223
(803) 790-7789
http://www.goodsamaritanclinic-sc.org
Good Samaritan Clinic provides primary and preventive health care at no cost to residents of Beaufort County who have limited income and cannot afford or cannot qualify for health insurance or Medicaid.

Providence Hospital
2435 Forest Drive
Columbia, SC 29204
(803) 256-5300
http://www.providencehospitals.com/

Northeast Campus
120 Gateway Corporate Blvd
Columbia, SC 29203
(803) 865-4500
Providence Hospitals are non-profit hospitals located in the city of Columbia serving Richland County. They offer a charity care program to uninsured families with incomes up to 300% of the federal poverty guidelines. To apply patients must supply Providence Hospital with copies of all family income. Families with income less than 300% of the federal poverty guidelines qualify for a full reduction of costs.

Palmetto Health Alliance – Vision Initiative
P. O. Box 2266
Columbia, SC 29202
(803) 576-2739
http://www.palmettohealth.org
The Palmetto Health Alliance’s Vision Initiative provides eye exams and glasses at no cost to low income children in grades K though 12.  The program is based on assessments and referrals by school nurses. 

Richland Care
293 Greystone Blvd.
Columbia, SC 29210
(803) 296-2220
http://www.palmettohealth.org/body.cfm?id=132
A Program of Palmetto Health Alliance, Richland Care is available to low income individuals living in Richland County who do not qualify or have Medicaid, Medicare, or VA Benefits. Patients, once enrolled, are given a membership card which allows those in the Richland Care Program to track your health care service. Services do come with a small fee, but it is free to enroll. Call the above number to find out how to apply.

South Carolina Best Chance Network
1-800-227-2345
The South Carolina Best Chance Network is linked to the American Cancer Society.  You must call the toll free number and ask to be referred to the program.  They provide free or reduced cost mammograms, pap smears, and pelvic exams for women 47-64 years old who meet the income requirements, and have insufficient health insurance or no health insurance.  They can provide transportation.

Planned Parenthood of South Carolina
2712 Middleburg Drive, Suite 107
Columbia, SC 29204
(803) 256-4908
http://www.plannedparenthood.org/health-systems/
Planned Parenthood Health Systems, Inc. is a not-for-profit agency that offers professional, personal reproductive health care for women, men and teens that allows you to make informed decisions about your health. Planned Parenthood does offer on a limited basis discounted services for those uninsured clients who qualify as well as a prompt payment discount for uninsured individuals who pay in full at the time of service.

Eau Clair Cooperative – Sterling Sharpe Pediatrics
4605 Monticello Road
Columbia, SC 29203
(803) 252-7001
http://www.ecchc.org/
Eau Clair Cooperative Health Centers are Federally Funded Community Health Centers providing comprehensive primary care, pediatrics, podiatry, OB/GYN, and Dental Care. As a federally funded health center, Eau Clair accepts Medicaid, Medicare, and most major private insurances as well as offers a sliding fee discount program to low income uninsured families who qualify.

Eau Clair Cooperative – Waverly Family Practice
2117 Gervais Street
Columbia, SC 29204
(803) 748-1181
&
4801 Monticello Road
Columbia, SC 29203
(803) 714-0266
http://www.ecchc.org/
Eau Clair Cooperative Health Centers are Federally Funded Community Health Centers providing comprehensive primary care, pediatrics, podiatry, OB/GYN, and Dental Care. As a federally funded health center, Eau Clair accepts Medicaid, Medicare, and most major private insurances as well as offers a sliding fee discount program to low income uninsured families who qualify.

Eau Clair Cooperative – Five Points Podiatry, Pediatrics, and Women’s Health Center
1228 Harden Street
Columbia, SC 29204
(803) 748-7002
http://www.ecchc.org/
Eau Clair Cooperative Health Centers are Federally Funded Community Health Centers Providing comprehensive primary care, pediatrics, podiatry, OB/GYN, and Dental Care. As a federally funded health center, Eau Clair accepts Medicaid, Medicare, and most major private insurances as well as offers a sliding fee discount program to low income uninsured families who qualify.

Adult Dental Clinic in Lexington
2000 Hampton Street
Columbia, SC 29204
(803) 576-2738
http://fsconline.org/
The Adult Dental Clinic serves low-income adults (at least 21 years old) who live in Richland or Lexington County. Adults must have no dental insurance. Adults seeking service must be able to provide proof of income need, referral paperwork, and SC photo ID with a Richland or Lexington County address.

Children Dental Clinic in Lexington
2000 Hampton Street
Columbia, SC 29204
(803) 576-2739
http://fsconline.org/
The Children’s Dental Clinic is a volunteer service for children within Richland and Lexington Counties. The clinic operates during the school year and the first appointment must be made by the school nurse. Children must not have dental insurance and must qualify for reduced price lunches.

Eastover Family Practice
120 Clarkson Street
Eastover, SC 29044
(803) 353-8741
Eastover Family Practice provides health care regardless of your ability to pay and even if you have no health insurance.  They provide transportation to and from appointments arranged by providers as well as pharmaceutical assistance to those who qualify. Services include comprehensive primary care, HIV testing, psychiatric and mental health counseling, screenings and health education. Medicaid, Medicare, and most major insurances are accepted. A sliding fee discount program is offered for low income uninsured individuals.

Laurel Family Practice
1520 Laurel Street
Columbia, SC 29201
(803) 799-8407
Laurel Family Practice provides health care regardless of your ability to pay and even if you have no health insurance.  They provide transportation to and from appointments arranged by providers as well as pharmaceutical assistance to those who qualify. Services include comprehensive primary care, Pediatric care, OBY/GYN services, Podiatry, as well as HIV/AIDS treatment. Medicaid, Medicare, and most major insurances are accepted. A sliding fee discount program is offered for low income uninsured individuals.

Celia Saxon Health Center
2133 Walker Solomon Way
Columbia, SC 29204
(803) 296-3244
http://www.palmettohealth.org/body.cfm?id=127
The Celia Saxon Health Center offers services to tenants of Columbia’s Housing Authority properties. These services are offered at a reduced price.

Doctors Care
Beltline
511 Beltline Blvd
Columbia, SC 29205
(803) 782-4051
http://www.doctorscare.com/

Columbia East
7653 Garners Ferry Road
Columbia, SC 29209
(803) 783-2661

Forest Acres
4500 Forest Drive, Suite A
Columbia, SC 29206
(803) 738-9522

Northeast
10040 Two Notch Road
Columbia, SC 29223
(803) 788-1153

Ridgeview
4214 Hardscrabble Road
Columbia, SC 29223
(803) 736-8955

Seven Oaks
100 Jimmy Love Lane
Columbia, SC 29212
(803) 772-5030
Doctors Care is a state wide medical provider with 50 office locations. Doctors Care accepts Medicaid and Medicare as well as offers a 25% reduction in fees to uninsured patients.