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RotaCare Free Clinic

Free health care for adults without medical insurance coverage - Location map below

Due to COVID-19, we now offer virtual Zoom and phone visits
Phone: 253-245-9044
Offering Walk-in Clinic staffed by UW Dr. and Medical Students 
*** Apr 3  Walk-in CANCELED  -  Call-in OPEN ***
Next Walk-in: Apr 17 - May 1 - May 15 - Jun 5 - Jun 19

Walk-in Clinic Instructions: - To be seen by UW Dr. and Medical Students on select Saturdays:

  • Meet Registrar inside front door of North Helpline. If no one is there, they may be with a patient.
      - Please call the clinic to let us know you are waiting.
  • You may only bring one other person into the clinic with you
  • You will be checked for symptoms before entering clinic 
  • You MUST wear a Mask

If you have any symptoms of COVID-19 (see COVID-19 instructions below)

Phone-in or Virtual Zoom Visit Instructions:
• For new patients we offer consultations in most cases & for prior patients, prescription refills to Fred Meyer
  • Call to schedule visit Sat. morning only:  Primary clinic phone: 253-245-9044
  • If we do not answer the phone, we're busy with patients so please leave a voicemail and include:
     - Phone number, date of birth, name (please spell)
     - Briefly describe your medical issue
     - We will call you back as soon as we can

Please read COVID-19 instructions:

If you have any symptoms of COVID-19 (see below) or you have recently been exposed to someone with COVID-19
  • Please stay home
  • You should be tested for Covid-19. If you need help finding free testing, call 253-245-9044 for help to direct you
  • We can still see you by a Zoom/telehealth appointment. See instructions below

Symptoms of COVID-19 include:
• Fever or chills
• Cough
• Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
• Fatigue
• Muscle or body aches

• Headache
• New loss of taste or smell
• Sore throat
• Congestion or runny nose
• Nausea or vomiting
• Diarrhea

RotaCare Free Clinic - Lake City

Free health care for adults without medical insurance coverage

- Open Saturdays only, 10am-1pm

- Telehealth visits: by Phone or Video (Zoom)

- Walk-in clinic (UW days only).
      -No appointments (Come Early!)

- No ID or financial information required

-Visitors from other countries welcome.

12736-33rd Ave NE
Suite 200
Seattle WA 98125

Phone: (253) 245-9044

Fax: (206) 417-9660


-Medical consultations and exams

-Labs and Imaging at no charge, by Northwest Hospital

-Prescriptions (NO narcotics or "controlled substances")

-Social Worker to help with eligibility for other services

-Assistance with referrals to specialists and primary medical home

-Referrals for free chiropractic care


- McDermott Place Low Income Housing, Suite 200

- East of Lake City Way at NE 130th, S. of Fred Meyer

- 2nd Floor above North Helpline Food Bank

Bus Connections:

- 72, 372, 65, or 75 (From U District and Downtown)

- 41 (From Northgate and Downtown)

- 522 (From Downtown or Woodinville)

- 330 (From Shoreline/Fircrest)

- 312 (From Kenmore/Bothell)


12736-33rd Ave NE, Suite 200  Seattle, WA 98125