About Southwest CARE Center

About Us

Our focus at Southwest CARE Center is to provide a compassionate, patient-centered environment where everyone can feel comfortable and respected while receiving the highest quality health care available.

SANTA FE: With three clinic locations in Santa Fe, Southwest CARE Center (SCC) aims to provide a high standard of medical care in the fields of: family medicine, HIV, Hepatitis C and primary care services to women, men and children.

ALBUQUERQUE:  In September of 2015 SCC opened its doors in Albuquerque providing the same high standard of HIV care SCC is known for.

Brief History -

  • 1996 - Southwest CARE Center established
  • 1997 to 2003 - Integration of local AIDS Service Organizations into SCC
  • 2009 - Clinical research expands to include Hepatitis C
  • 2013 - SCC Family Medicine Clinic opens
  • 2013 - Women’s Health Services becomes a part of SCC
  • 2014 - SCC Birthing Center opens
  • 2014 - SCC Pediatric Clinic opens

Geographic Community- Although we serve patients throughout New Mexico, our major communities include:

  • Santa Fe
  • Espanola
  • Taos
  • Roswell
  • Albuquerque

Our Services include –

  • Pediatrics and Family Medicine
  • Adult Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease
  • Comprehensive women’s health services
  • HIV and Hepatitis C research and treatment
  • Primary care and specialty pharmacy services
  • Prenatal care and birthing services
  • Reproductive health for men and women
  • Prevention, education and testing for HIV & Hep C

 Who we serve –

  • Over 10,000 total patients
  • Approximately 60% of our patients are female
  • Nearly 20% of our patients are under age 20
  • More than half of our patients are over age 50
  • 40% identify as Hispanic in origin
  • Over half are covered by Medicaid, Medicare or are uninsured