Serving more than 1,000 patients annually, Southwest Care Center is funded in part by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration – HIV/AIDS Bureau and the New Mexico Department of Health.
With two clinic locations in Santa Fe and Albuquerque and one offering specialty HIV care in Roswell through telemedicine, Southwest Care Center offers complete and comprehensive medical care to those affected by HIV/AIDS.
Southwest Care Center provides free and confidential rapid HIV testing using the latest techniques, and we are able to provide you with results in just 15 minutes! The test is 99.7% accurate and is performed using a simple finger stick.
At Southwest Care Center, our medical services offer patients outstanding HIV specialty and primary care. Our compassionate, dedicated physicians and clinicians work with each patient to create individualized treatment plans tailored to his or her lifestyle and needs.
Southwest Care Center offers pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) both of which can help prevent HIV infection. Truvada® is on the World Health Organization’s List of Essential Medicines (the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system).
State-of-the-Art Hepatitis C Treatment, Prevention and Research
Southwest Care Center’s care coordinators, nurses, medical assistants, doctors, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and pharmacists are specially trained in Hepatitis C (HCV) management, including the latest treatment [link to HCV treatment page] options, as well as ways to help patients find insurance coverage for medical care and high-cost medications.
Our HCV program offers cutting-edge research trials, the latest medications and the best care available in New Mexico. Southwest Care Center provides treatment for HCV in Santa Fe, Albuquerque and Roswell.
Hepatitis C Testing
Southwest Care Center offers free and confidential rapid hepatitis C testing. Using the OraQuick® rapid antibody test, results are over 98% accurate and available in 20 minutes.
Hepatitis C Treatment
Southwest Care Center’s clinical staff is specially trained in hepatitis C (HCV) management. Our care coordinators, nurses, medical assistants, doctors, nurse practitioners and physician assistants, and pharmacists are trained in the latest treatment options.
Southwest Care Center offers confidential STD testing to our patients at each of our facilities. Call to schedule an appointment.