Women's Health Clinic

Operated by: Planned Parenthood of Northern New England

We accept many insurance plans. If you don't have insurance, affordable coverage options may be available.

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Contact Info

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443 Congress Street
Portland, ME 04101 USA

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Google Map of Portland Health Center of Portland, ME

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Phone: 207-797-8881 Call Now

Fax: 207-773-1697

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Language

English; Interpretation by telephone available for other languages. We can arrange professional interpretation services for your visit at no cost.

Book an appointment.

Conveniently book your appointment online. Depending on the service you're looking for, appointment times vary. Be sure to select your reason for visit first, and then select an appointment time.

To make an appointment by phone, call 207-797-8881

Hours & Holidays

  • New Year's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Day

Notes


Please note we now have 2 hour validated parking at these participating parking garages: the Elm Street Garage and Public Market Garage. For more parking garage options, please contact health center staff.


This health center will be closed the day after Christmas.

Hours of Operation

Day Open Close
MON 8:30 AM 7:00 PM
TUES 8:30 AM 7:00 PM
WED 8:30 AM 7:00 PM
THURS 8:30 AM 7:00 PM
FRI 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
SAT 8:30 AM 2:00 PM
SUN

Affordable Plans & Accepted Insurance

Most birth control and annual well-woman exams will be covered for free, with no copay. If you don't have insurance, affordable coverage options may be available for you - check out what you may qualify for. With or without insurance, you can always come to us for your health care. We cover the following insurance plans:

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield
  • CBA
  • Cigna
  • Consolidated Health Plans
  • First Choice Health
  • FirstHealth
  • Health Plans Inc
  • HPHC
  • Maine Health Options
  • Mainecare
  • MVP Healthcare
  • One Health
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Strategic Resource Company
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UHCSR Student Insurance
  • United
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Patient Resources

Additional online services are available for this location to help you get the care you need when you need it.

Additional Information

Appointment Information

Birth control refill pick ups are available: during all hours Health Center is open.

At this health center you can come in for appointments that do not require a medical exam. For example, birth control education and supplies; emergency contraception (morning after pill); pregnancy testing and counseling; STD testing; testing and treatment for urinary tract infections.

If you are coming in for an employment or school physical, please bring the required forms with you.

We do not provide childcare services. We request that you please make childcare arrangements.

Please note that our parking validation system has changed recently. We will now only be able to validate parking for the Elm Street and Public Market garages.

Specialty Services

Pills by Mail is available at this health center — a service that delivers birth control pills to your home each month. Patients with a current prescription for some of the birth control pills that we offer at our health center can order Pills by Mail.

Payment Information

If you are uninsured, you may qualify for a state-funded program or a lower fee scale.

Fees for services are based on your household income.

We accept the following forms of payment:

  • Cash
  • Check
  • Major Credit/Debit Cards
  • Money Orders

Payment is expected at time of service.

For services that are not covered by insurance, and for patients that are uninsured, we offer discounted services. This service is our way of keeping health care affordable for everyone. We are able to offer the best in specialty care at a discount for many of our patients based on their household size and income.

We discount millions of dollars in healthcare each year. Your contribution will help provide care for others tomorrow. At each visit, you will be told the total cost of your visit, for how much you are responsible (after insurance coverage or discounted services) and asked if you can make a contribution.

Insurance Information

Please see the provided list of insurance plans to find out which ones include Planned Parenthood as an in-network provider.

Most health insurance plans now cover prescription birth control, annual wellness exams, and HIV and STI screenings with no copay, and many other services with some copay required. You should contact your health insurance company directly to confirm that the services you are interested in are covered, and what, if any, out-of-pocket costs you are required to pay.

Please be sure to bring your insurance card to your visit.

If you do not have health insurance, visit PlannedParenthoodHealthInsuranceFacts.org to find out how to get more affordable coverage and what to consider when choosing a plan.

Planned Parenthood of Northern New England

This health center is run by a Planned Parenthood affiliate. Learn more about our services.