Steve Ipsen, MSN and Dr. Marc Babitz
Within the Division of Family Health and Preparedness is a bureau entitled Bureau of Primary Care. This bureau is made up of medical and dental clinics and staff located throughout the state of Utah.
Health Clinics of Utah
The medical clinics are called Health Clinics of Utah (HCU). The clinics are located in Salt Lake, Ogden, and Provo. HCU plays a key role for the Utah Department of Health and Utah’s Safety Net of providers. The clinics are affiliated with Head Start, Foster Care, Utah Partners for Health, and Native American services. We also offer childhood and adult immunizations. The medical clinics are staffed with friendly, caring and professional staff. The clinics provide high quality medical care at the lowest cost to our valued customers. HCU accepts most forms of insurance along with, Medicaid, CHIP, PCN, and Medicare. The clinics also have a strong affiliation with PEHP. Please see the contact information for the phone numbers and locations of the clinics. Pre-registration forms are available to print and fill out prior to your appointment time on each clinic page.
In most cases you will be given an appointment the same day that you call. Both the Salt Lake and Ogden clinics offer urgent care hours each evening Monday through Friday. Normal office hours are from 8-5, M-F. Please call and get acquainted.
Family Dental Plan
Family Dental Plan (FDP) consists of three dental clinics and a mobile clinic operation which can be taken to various rural community locations throughout the state of Utah. Clinics are located in SL, Ogden, and St. George. Our mission is to provide cost-effective, high quality dental services in a patient friendly environment for patients on Medicaid, PCN, and CHIP and the uninsured on a fee-for-service (reduced rates) basis. Care is delivered by highly trained professional staff. We can take care of your dental needs and emergencies. FDP is affiliated with Sealants for Smiles, Head Start, Foster care, Centro de la Familia, CHEC, and Native American programs. We invite all Medicaid, CHIP and PCN qualified recipients to call and check us out.