MEDICAL referral covers basic office visit (primary care), it is valid for one year from date issued. Items NOT covered are specialist/urgent care, emergency room visit, surgery/hospital stays/medical bills and prescription.
Eyeglasses - Adult (SOV)
Adult eye glass vouchers (SOV) are ONLY available on Wednesdays 8:30am – 11:00am and 1:00pm – 3:30pm. Bring a picture ID with you at the time of your visit. A blood “sugar” and blood pressure screening will be performed before an eye glass voucher is issued to determine eligibility. An eye glass voucher is issued every two (2) years to the date and issued only on Wednesdays. If an eye glass voucher is needed before the two (2) year date, it will cost $30 after the screening. Please bring in your immunization record, as well.
UIC-SL offers referrals for immunizations to Community Nursing Services (CNS) or Community Health Clinic Inc. (CHC). Onsite immunization is available and only for limited time; these are during the Back 2 School Health Fair held in August and the Flu Clinic held in October.
Cedar Point offers blood pressure, blood “sugar” and cholesterol screenings by walk-in or by appointment. If you are a walk-in there may be a wait time. It is highly recommended to call UICSL to schedule an appointment for this service at 801-486-4877
Physical Activity & Exercise
Physical Activity/Exercise is an important part of a healthy life style, especially for preventing and controlling diabetes, high blood pressure and weight. UIC-SL offers physical activity/exercise instruction/classes. Individual appointments with a Personal Trainer, may include design and instruct an exercise plan such as for patient dealing with arthritis. Referrals to Occupational Therapy Clinic and Senior Center gyms. Call UICSL to schedule an appointment for this service at 801-486-4877
Case managers are available that can assist with linking you to social service agencies in the area. Some of the agencies are listed below. If you have questions or need further assistance contact Kristina or Victoria at 801-486-4877.
DENTAL referral covers preventative care only, such as: x-rays, cleaning, filling, simple extraction & root canal. A referral is needed for each appointment. Items NOT covered but client can pay out of pocket for crown, flipper/partial, denture & bridge (priced on a sliding scale).
Eyeglasses for Kids
Kids eye voucher is available during the following business hours: Monday and Friday 8:30-11 and 1-4, Tuesday and Thursday 8:30-11 and 1-3, Wednesday 8:30-11 and 1-3:30 Kids eye voucher is issued every two (2) years to the date. If a kid eye voucher is needed before the two (2) year date, it costs $35 after the screening. If you have medical insurance that covers glasses you are not eligible for a free kids eye voucher. The young patient will get their blood “sugar” and blood pressure screened and meets with a Dietitian to review the results. Please bring in your immunization record.
Good nutrition is an important part of a healthy life, especially for preventing and controlling diabetes, high blood pressure and weight. UIC-SL offers nutrition education for all registered members of the community. Call 801-214-7667 for an appointment or more information. One-on-one appointments: Work with a Registered Dietitian for yourself and your family’s health. Cooking Demos: Try new recipes and learn how to improve family favorites. 2nd Wednesday of each month. 10:00 am. No appointment needed.
Application Assistance for Medicaid/CHIP & ACA
Assistance is available to determine if you qualify for health coverage for you and your family; walk-in and talk with an experienced federally certified Navigator. They can help determine whether you qualify for: Medicaid/CHIP, PCN (the Primary Care Network), or the ACA. Step-by-step application assistance is available and help with managing your application as needed/wanted.
Here’s our Fitness Class Schedule:
Zumba: Wednesdays, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm
Tone & Stretch: Thursdays, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
HITT Training: Thursdays, 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Trail of Healing
T2 Diabetes Prevention Class: Next class starts in January 2020
Call Kristie at 801-214-7667 to register.
Register for services
Programs and events provided by Cedar Point Wellness are for American Indian/Alaskan Natives who are registered with the Urban Indian Center of Salt Lake.