CommuniCare Health Centers Expanding Into Kendall County

June 15, 2016

CommuniCare Health Centers, a non-profit healthcare organization, recently opened up its newest clinic in Boerne. CommuniCare Health Centers – Boerne Campus, located at 430 W. Bandera Road, will provide pediatric care, pediatric psychiatry and family medicine services to children and adults in Kendall County.  Specialty healthcare services will be available in the near future and will be provided in partnership with University Health System.

“CommuniCare is excited to expand our pediatric and family medicine services and in conjunction offer specialty care services through our partnership with University Health System to the Hill Country communities of Kendall and surrounding counties.” said Paul Nguyen, President and CEO of CommuniCare Health Centers.

“As a major academic health center, University Health System is well-known for the advanced specialty care it provides to residents of our community, and to those from throughout Texas and beyond who travel to see our specialists,” said Mark Webb, Chief Executive Officer of Pediatric Services at University Health System. “We are pleased that soon we’ll be able to offer some of those pediatric services closer to home to families in the Hill Country.”

CommuniCare Health Centers will host the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Thursday, June 16 at 1:30 pm. During this time they would like to invite the community to attend to see what the CommuniCare Experience is all about. Those in attendance will be able to meet the doctors on staff.

About CommuniCare Health Centers:

CommuniCare Health Centers (CCHC) having served San Antonio for over 44 years now, is a full-service primary healthcare system offering Family Medicine, Pediatric Care, Women’s Health and OB/GYN care, Dental, and Behavioral Health Services to residents in Bexar, Hays and Kendall counties. In 2015, CCHC delivered more than 183,000 visits at 8 health centers in San Antonio and 4 in Hays County. CommuniCare has been accredited by the Joint Commission since 1999; an accreditation that reflects an organization's commitment to meeting national safety and quality of care performance standards. In 2012, CommuniCare was designated as a "Primary Care Medical Home" by the Joint Commission.

As a non-profit community health center, it serves those with Medicaid, Medicare, private insurance and self-pay, charging on a sliding-fee scale based on annual household income and family size.  For more information on CommuniCare Health Centers please visit www.4all4life.org.

About University Health System:

University Health System is a nationally recognized teaching hospital and comprehensive network of outpatient healthcare centers, owned by the people of Bexar County, and ranked best in the San Antonio region by U.S. News & World Report. University Health System is committed to delivering patient-centered, culturally competent and high-quality healthcare for adults and children, based on a strong foundation of outcomes‐based research and innovative teaching.