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Statewide

ID
Phone: 888-622-3855
Address: ID
Phone: 888-622-3855
Eligibility: Available to all
Services Provided: Online resource: Links to licensing boards with information about standings of health care providers
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 11/2/2018

Boise, ID

Organization Name: Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center
Address: 1055 N. Curtis Rd.
Boise, ID 83706
Phone: 208-367-2121
Eligibility: In need of medical attention.
Services Provided: Saint Alphonsus is a 387-bed regional medical center. Saint Alphonsus is the region's trauma center and home to Life Flight, the area's first air medical transport program. As a trauma center, Saint Alphonsus specializes in neuroscience, orthopedic, surgery, rehabilitation, cancer, heart, vascular, and emergency services to care for the most critically ill and injured. Saint Alphonsus is known as a leader in orthopedic surgery and neurosurgery provision, open heart surgery, cardiology diagnostics and intervention, robust oncology program, and also offers world-renown diagnostic and medical imaging resources.
Saint Alphonsus offers family-based services that include a Family Maternity Center and Neonatal ICU that focus on personalizing the birthing experience for women and their families. We also offer a wide range of health and wellness classes and safety and prevention programs for people of all ages.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Address: 1500 W Shoreline
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208-381-9000
Eligibility: None.
Services Provided: St. Lukes Connect provides patients and health care providers a single contact point to schedule outpatient medical procedures for the following St. Lukes facilities:
•St. Luke's Boise Medical Center
•St. Luke's Meridian Medical Center
•St. Luke's Imaging Center-Boise
•St. Luke's Eagle Medical Plaza

They also provide information related to support groups and classes being offered within the St. Lukes Health System.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Burley, ID

1501 Hiland Ave
Burley, ID 83318
Phone: 208-678-4444
Address: 1501 Hiland Ave
Burley, ID 83318
Phone: 208-678-4444
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: 24 hour emergency physician service
Inpatient/Outpatient rehab
Women's Health Clinic
Orthopedic Surgery
General Surgery
Family Health Services
WorkMed/Industrial Health
Mother/Baby
Medical Imaging/MRI
Laboratory
Internal Medicine
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Dalton Gardens, ID

Organization Name: Disability Action Center Northwest, Inc.
Address: 7560 N Government Way
Suite 1
Dalton Gardens, ID 83815
Phone: 208-664-9896
Fax: 208-666-1362
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The Disability Action Center provides advocacy, information and referral, peer support and independent living skills training to people with disabilities and the community. Personal assistant services in the home are also available.

Information available on:
ADA, fair housing, access issues/discrimination, Independent living issues, transportation, personal assistants, sign language interpreters, community services, coping strategies, Social Security, vocational rehabilitation, Medicare and Medicaid, and assistive technology for people with hearing impairment.

Personal Assistance services in the Home are available.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Hayden, ID

8500 N Atlas Rd
Hayden, ID 83835
Phone: 208-415-5270
Organization Name: Health District 1 (Panhandle)
Address: 8500 N Atlas Rd
Hayden, ID 83835
Phone: 208-415-5270
Fax: 208-415-5101
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The Panhandle Health District through a grant from the United Way is able to assist individuals who don't qualify for Medicaid and are still low-income through the following:
Part-time nurse to do triage & referrals by phone (similar to Ask-A-Nurse)
Some free services by doctors, dentists, counselors, pharmacist, lab work and radiology.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Lewiston, ID

Moscow, ID

Address: 505 N Main St
Moscow, ID 83843
Phone: 208-883-0523
Fax: 208-883-0524
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The Disability Action Center provides advocacy, information and referral, peer support and independent living skills training to people with disabilities and the community.

Information available on:
ADA, fair housing, access issues/discrimination, Independent living issues, transportation, personal assistants, sign language interpreters, community services, coping strategies, Social Security, vocational rehab, Medicare and Medicaid, and assistive technology for people with hearing impairments.

*1 month free loans- devices that amplify sound and improve understanding of speech for: telephone, personal conversations, television, and speakers at meetings. After 1 month clients may apply for a grant.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Plummer, ID

850 A St
Plummer, ID 83851
Phone: 208-686-1800
Organization Name: Coeur d'Alene Tribe
Address: 850 A St
Plummer, ID 83851
Phone: 208-686-1800
Services Provided: Age 14 and up help individuals with a disability or on SSI find and retain employment through education and training - Provide service and resources for those working to be self employed and with families in understanding disability of family member

Submit resume and application to:
Coeur d’Alene Tribe
Human Resources
P.O. Box 408
Plummer, ID 83851
Or FAX to 208-686-6216
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Nationwide

950 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20210
Phone: 800-514-0301
Address: 950 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20210
Phone: 800-514-0301
TDD: 800-514-0383
Fax: 202-307-1198
Eligibility: None
Services Provided: The U.S. Department of Justice provides information about the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) through a toll-free ADA Information Line. This service permits businesses, State and local governments, or others to call and ask questions about general or specific ADA requirements including questions about the ADA Standards for Accessible Design. The ADA website also provides extensive information.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
450 Sutter St
Suite 600
San Francisco, CA 94108
Phone: 415-954-9988
Address: 450 Sutter St
Suite 600
San Francisco, CA 94108
Phone: 415-954-9988
Fax: 415-954-9999
Eligibility: Organizations involved with the health and well-being of Asian American and Pacific Islander communities.
Services Provided: The mission of the APIAHF is to promote improvement in the health status of all Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States. The Health Forum is a national advocacy organization dedicated to promoting policy, program, and research efforts to improve the health and well-being of Asian American and Pacific Islander communities. Founded in 1986, the Health Forum approaches activities with the philosophy of coalition-building and developing capacity within local AAPI communities.

We advocate on health issues of significance to AAPI communities, conduct community-based technical assistance and training, provide health and U.S. Census data analysis and information dissemination, and convene regional and national conferences on AAPI health. Publications include conference proceedings, reports on mortality in the target populations, and a quarterly newsletter, "Focus".
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/31/2019
300 Frank H Ogawa Plaza
Suite 620
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 510-272-9536
Address: 300 Frank H Ogawa Plaza
Suite 620
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 510-272-9536
Fax: 510-272-0817
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The Association of Asian/Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO) is a national association representing community health organizations dedicated to promoting advocacy, collaboration and leadership that improves the health status and access of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders within the United States, its territories and freely associated states, primarily through our member community health centers.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/31/2019
1600 Clifton Rd
Atlanta, GA 30333
Phone: 800-232-4636
Organization Name: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Address: 1600 Clifton Rd
Atlanta, GA 30333
Phone: 800-232-4636
TDD: 888-232-6348
Services Provided: Information provided on more than 750 health topics, including travel immunizations, disease outbreaks, natural disasters, and other emergencies
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
8600 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20894
Address: 8600 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20894
Eligibility: None.
Services Provided: Online Resource: MedlinePlus will direct you to information to help you answer health questions. MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from NLM, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies ad health-related organizations. Preformulated MEDLINE searches are included in MedlinePlus and give easy access to medical journal articles. MedlinePlus also has extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 11/2/2018
P.O. Box 1133
Washington, DC 20013-1133
Phone: 240-453-8280
Address: P.O. Box 1133
Washington, DC 20013-1133
Phone: 240-453-8280
Eligibility: None
Services Provided: The National Health Information Center (NHIC) is a health information referral service that links consumers and health professionals who have health questions to organizations best able to provide reliable answers.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/31/2019
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20892
Phone: 301-496-4000
Address: 9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20892
Phone: 301-496-4000
Fax: 301-402-9612
Eligibility: Available to all.
Services Provided: The NIH Health Information pages are designed to offer pointers to the wide variety of health conditions studied here at NIH. These pages also include a listing of Information Clearinghouses operated by the Institutes and Offices -- people you can talk to for further information. A large percentage of the questions about NIH on-line resources can be answered by browsing the listings in this area or by using the NIH Search Engine. The information and e-mail services on this Web site cannot provide personalized medical advice to individuals about their condition or treatment. This site provides users with information to better understand their health and their diagnosed disorders. The resources on this site should not be used as a substitute for professional medical care and we urge you to work with your medical care providers for answers to your personal health questions. They also do not rate or provide referrals to physicians or health care facilities. Such activities are usually handled by State or local Governments.

If you have questions that relate specifically to foods, medications, or over-the-counter drugs, you should visit the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) website.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 11/2/2018
8600 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20894
Phone: 888-346-3656
Organization Name: National Institutes of Health
Address: 8600 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20894
Phone: 888-346-3656
Fax: 301-402-1384
Services Provided: The National Library of Medicine (NLM), on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, has been a center of information innovation since its founding in 1836. The world’s largest biomedical library, NLM maintains and makes available a vast print collection and produces electronic information resources on a wide range of topics that are searched billions of times each year by millions of people around the globe. It also supports and conducts research, development, and training in biomedical informatics and health information technology. In addition, the Library coordinates a 6,000-member National Network of Libraries of Medicine that promotes and provides access to health information in communities across the United States.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 11/2/2018