Young Children’s Health Center

Practice Description: 

Young Children's Health Center (YCHC) is a community-based pediatric clinic that provides comprehensive health services to families with children from birth to young adulthood residing in the southeast heights of Albuquerque.  Staff is bilingual Spanish/English in order to better serve the community.  Special components of this clinic include home visitation to families with babies 0-36 months, behavioral health services, case management, and outreach activities to local schools and the community center, which includes gang prevention and intervention and other neighboring activities.  Networking and collaboration with other community programs is a priority and strength of YCHC.  Children with special healthcare needs and their families are offered the opportunity to participate in a "medical home" model of individualized care. 

Partnership Activities: 
  • CBO serves as an alternate treatment site for patients
  • Patient/family satisfaction surveys
  • Patient and/or family support groups
  • Patient and Family Advisory Council
  • Educational and/or care management tools offered to patients/families
Practice Details
PFE Metrics: 
Health Literacy
Support for Patient & Family Voices
Practice Setting: 
Practice Type: 
Multispecialty practice
Primary Care Practice Type: 
Mixed primary care (i.e. internal medicine and pediatrics)
PTN/SAN Enrolled Practice: 
Practice Location
306-A San Pablo SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
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