IMPORTANT NOTICE: VIP continues to serve our patients and residents during this COVID-19 period. As always, we are prioritizing safety, health, and cleanliness in all of our facilities. Please view our HOURS OF OPERATION page for the latest times and care options including telehealth. For additional assistance, please call us at 718-583-5150. For emergencies, please call 9-1-1.

VIP Community Services offers a fully-integrated Primary Care experience which includes psychiatric services, medical services, medication supported recovery, and chronic disease management supported by on-site care coordination and case management. Specialties include HIV care and Behavioral Health screenings and referrals to VIP’s on-site services.

HEALTH

Primary care services for all ages including:

• Care for chronic illnesses including hypertension, diabetes, and asthma
• COVID-19 Diagnostic and Antibody Testing
• Dentistry
• Health Home program for care management
• Hepatitis C testing and treatment
• HIV testing, treatment, and prevention (PrEP/PEP)
• Insurance enrollment
• Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)
• Ophthalmology/Eye care
• Pediatrics
• Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
• School and sports physicals
• Screenings and immunizations
• Telehealth/Telemedicine (phone and video)
• Women’s health (GYN)

For emergencies, call 911

For Primary Care appointments, call 718-466-8244 or walk in during these hours:

HOURS

Monday-Tuesday: 7am-7pm
Wednesday: 8am-7pm
Thursday: 8am-6pm
Friday: 8am-5pm

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WELLNESS

VIP offers comprehensive Mental Health Services. The Wellness Center is an Article 31 Mental Health Outpatient Clinic. We are licensed by New York State Office of Mental Health to provide services to clients across the age spectrum from the Bronx and surrounding communities.

Our staff includes Licensed Mental Health Counselors, Master Social Workers, Clinical Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Psychiatrists who collaborate to provide clients with necessary treatment to get them to wellness. The following services are available:

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Health Monitoring
  • Psychiatric Assessment
  • Psychotherapy – Individual/Family/Collateral/Group
  • Psychotropic Medication Treatment/Management
  • Group or family psychotherapy sessions
  • Talk Therapy

We accept referrals from VIP Programs, our community partners, hospitals, schools, or individuals who seek care. We assist clients in goal setting and help them decide on their course of treatments. When appropriate and with client consent, our staff works cooperatively with other service providers to coordinate care.

Ryan White Wellness Program

Ryan White Mental Health Program provides integrated, HIV focused mental health treatment along with preventive and supportive services to clients living with HIV/AIDS and mental illness. The program aims to improve client’s adherence to treatment for physical, mental, and behavioral health problems. A unique feature of the program is that all services can be provided off-site and in the client’s home.

PAYMENT

VIP Community Services provides care to all patients regardless of their ability to pay. We accept Medicaid, Medicare, sliding fee discounts, and select private insurance (including Healthfirst, MetroPlus, Fidelis, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield). We also help you enroll in insurance. To schedule a medical appointment, home visit, or learn about the services we provide, please call 718-466-8244 or toll-free at 800-841-2286.

Please inquire about transportation options.