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Southwest Care Earns Family Friendly Business Award® at the GOLD Level

News - October 2, 2020

Southwest Care has earned distinction for its workplace policies by Family Friendly New Mexico, a statewide initiative developed to recognize employers that have adopted policies that give New Mexico businesses an advantage in recruiting and retaining the best employees. “As we grow the state’s economy, we have the opportunity to be a national leader in …

Southwest Care Center Prepares to Turn Corner

Press Release - September 29, 2020

2021 will mark 25 years of Southwest Care Center (SCC) providing health services to the people of New Mexico.  SCC was founded in 1996 as a clinic championing healthcare for those living with HIV/AIDS while researching the disease and its treatment. Since then, they have expanded the scope of its services to meet the various …

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School Announces 2019 Bloomberg Fellows

Article - June 6, 2019

SCC congratulates Joseph Buffaloe, HCV Case Manager, who was selected as a Bloomberg American Health Initiative Fellow! The Bloomberg Fellows Program is a groundbreaking initiative to provide world-class public health training to individuals engaged with organizations tackling critical challenges facing the United States. Joe will focus his efforts on addiction and overdose, which is supported by his role as HCV case manager at Southwest Care Center. For more info regarding the Bloomberg Fellows Program visit: https://americanhealth.jhu.edu/fellowship

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Article - July 25, 2018

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Community clinic in Santa Fe on the cutting edge

Article - April 30, 2018

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June 27th Is National HIV Testing Day—Get Tested at Southwest CARE Center

News - July 19, 2017

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that there are currently about 1.2 million people in the United States living with HIV. There are close to 50,000 more people who contract the virus each year. And one in eight people who have the human immunodeficiency virus don’t even know it. Which means these people are not getting …

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Article - June 13, 2017

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Living Long Term with HIV

Article - September 8, 2016

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PrEP uptake poised to grow as physicians gain insight, stigmas fade

Article - May 20, 2016

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SCC’s Diabetes Program Merits American Diabetes Association Recognition

News - March 25, 2016

The American Diabetes Association recently awarded the Southwest CARE Center its prestigious Education Recognition Certificatefor SCC’s diabetes self-management education program. Issued as a confirmation of its belief that this SCC program offers high-quality education—and that it’s part of an essential component of effective diabetes treatment—this certificate assures patients that this SCC educational program meets the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management …