Alabama ranks first in the nation in prevalence of diabetes. Many underserved or underinsured citizens in the Birmingham community suffer from this disease without access to care. The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Nursing Providing Access to Healthcare (PATH) Clinic , which has been providing high-quality care in an interprofessional clinical setting since 2012.

The PATH clinic, in partnership with UAB Medicine, serves patients recently discharged from UAB Hospital. It is located in the Community Health Services building, suite 235 (930 20th Street South), one block north of Five Points South.

The PATH clinic employs a variety of health care professionals, including nurse practitioners, physicians, dieticians, optometrists and social workers to provide the complete spectrum of care for patients living with diabetes. In addition, students in each discipline have the opportunity to become involved through coursework or clinical placements.

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Professions Represented
Nursing
Medicine
Dietetics
Optometry
Social Work

Contacts
The clinic can be contacted at: (205) 996-0153