Health care right in your neighborhood
The Ohio State Wexner Medical Center Community Care Coach is a state-of-the-art health unit on wheels that brings our health care team to you. We want care to be more convenient and comfortable for you. Using the Community Care Coach means you receive the health screenings and treatment you need to stay healthy – right in your neighborhood.
- Primary Care — including prenatal care, women's health and medical care for all ages
- Health screenings and immunizations
- Lab services
When and where
The Community Care Coach will see primary care patients on Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 a.m. — 3 p.m. at the Columbus Metropolitan Library–Shepard Branch, 850 N. Nelson Rd.
Schedule an appointment
Call 614-293-CARE (614-293-2273)
The Ohio State Community Care Coach accepts all patients regardless of ability to pay. We accept Medicaid, Medicare and all major insurances.
All patients are required to follow COVID-19 safety protocols including temperature check and wearing a hospital-provided mask at all times during the visit.
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Community Care Coach offers services in Family Medicine.
Have more questions about the Community Care Coach?
Call 614-293-COACH (614-293-2273)
As a leading academic health center, and part of a land grand institution, it's part of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center's mission, history and vision to care for the communities we serve by building and supporting health communities. By providing more care outside the hospital, we can make care more convenient and comfortable. This unit joins the university's fleet of mobile health and education units including dental, mammography and a mobile kitchen.
The Community Care Coach thanks Ohio State University Physicians (OSUP) for their generous contributions to this unit and our mission.
Community Care Coach Event Request
Looking to offer health screenings for an event? Make Ohio State Wexner Medical Center Community Care Coach a part of your next event! The Community Care Coach is available to offer health education and select screenings to your guests.
Our state-of-the-art health unit on wheels brings our health care team to your event. The unit is equipped with two exam rooms, a lab and registration area.
Event Services offered include:
- Health Information Only (mobile unit present with no screenings)
- Blood Pressure
- Cholesterol/A1C Screenings
- Women’s Health
- Physicals (sports and work-related physicals)
Requests must be submitted 45 days prior to the event to ensure proper set up of our clinic. Requests received with less than 45 days will not be considered. Our 38’ mobile unit requires the following:
- Easy access entry and exit of the event
- A minimum of 20’ wide or 152’ in length (the length of four mobile units) of space for ease to maneuver the unit in/out of the assigned space
- Paved surface
- Access to restrooms in close proximity of mobile unit
If your event or organization is interested in hosting health screenings, please complete and submit our event request form. Our Community Care Coach representative will follow up on your request.