Whatley Health Services patients receive a variety of services in an environment that is conducive to providing the highest standard of health care. Services offered are comprehensive and designed to meet the needs of individual patients, who may be seen by appointment or walk-in. Our continuum of care not only involves networking, consultation, surveillance, data management, and research. A unique facet of our center involves physician follow through with a patient when hospitalization is required.
Comprehensive health care and treatment for the entire family. Emphasis is placed on preventive medical care and health education. Services include routine physicals, adult immunizations, annual check-ups, and cancer screenings.
Adult Internal Medicine services are available to those clients who have specialized needs. Specialized care is available for patients with asthma, diabetes, high blood pressure, and other diseases.
WOMEN'S HEALTH CARE
A complete range of gynecological services including family planning services, annual physicals, breast examinations, and general health education are available.
PEDIATRIC AND ADOLESCENT MEDICINE
Health care is provided to children from birth to age 20 years and includes routine medical appointments, immunizations, and well baby care.
Services include examinations, x-rays, cleanings, fillings, and extractions. Most dental insurances are accepted and discounted fees are available for those who qualify.
An on-site laboratory is available for patients requiring routine laboratory testing. Referrals are for those tests that cannot be performed on-site. Patients requiring X-ray services are referred to an independent radiology facility.
Nutritional counseling services are available for patients needing instruction in weight loss or gain, diabetes, hypertension, and cholesterol management.
HEALTH PROMOTION/DISEASE PREVENTION
Through outreach projects, Whatley Health Services serves the community by providing work-site health screenings, health promotion groups, and the adolescent program.
HIV/AIDS OUTPATIENT PRIMARY CARE
HIV/AIDS specialty health care is provided to the West Alabama area. Counties served are Tuscaloosa, Lamar, Fayette, Walker, Pickens, Bibb, Sumter, Greene, Hale, and Perry.
Full service pharmacy located at Maude L. Whatley Health Center, 2731 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., operated by Jim Myers Drug Inc.
SOBRA/Medicaid worker on site to provide assistance with Medicaid eligibility and verifications.
MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
Whatley Health Services, Inc. provides psychiatrist and counseling services for the mental health needs of our established patients.
Chiropractic services are available to treat various muscle/nerve related conditions.
Our ENT physicians specialize in the treatment of ear, nose, and throat disorder for patients of all ages.
WOMEN, INFANTS, & CHILDREN (WIC)
Women, Infants & Children (WIC) is a supplemental nutrition program for pregnant women, breastfeeding women, women who had a baby within the last six months, infants, and children under the age of five.
Prenatal care services are available up to 36 weeks; services provided by a CRNM.