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Work in a team of interprofessional healthcare students and faculty, to confront social determinants of health.

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Support our mission to meet the unmet needs of individuals experiencing homelessness across metro Phoenix.

Welcome To
Street Medicine Phoenix

We are a student-driven interprofessional health care and social justice team consisting of students and faculty from the University of Arizona, Arizona State University, and Northern Arizona University.

How We Make A Difference?

Connecting Community

Uniting medical/non-medical agencies to provide innovative health solutions to individuals experiencing homelessness.

Individualized Holistic Care

Evaluate acute/chronic concerns through a holistic approach by providing compassionate
non-discriminatory care.

Health Education

Empower individuals with health education knowledge, to improve; behavioral lifestyle, quality of health, and overall wellbeing.

Referrals & Resources

Provide referrals (i.e., Medical, Housing/Shelters, Transportation, Food Banks, etc.) to local agencies and supplemental resources.

Our mission is to ensure access to quality healthcare for Phoenix's homeless population living and sleeping on the streets.

Services We Provide

Blood Pressure Screening
Blood Sugar Screening
Visual Eye Screening

Our Community IMPACT

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Health Screening Assessments

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How We Meet The Unmet Needs?

Pilot Health Needs Assessment

2018 SMP Health Needs Assessment Pilot Study

Data Results From Open-Ended Questionnaire

Responses generated were obtained from a 16 open-ended health needs assessment questionnaire. The needs assessment surveyed 144 unsheltered homeless persons.

2018 Health Needs Assessment Data

Street Medicine Phoenix is an outreach arm of a tri-university, interprofessional initiative comprised of:

Featured News & Stories

Students Start Street Medicine Phoenix

Students Start Street Medicine Phoenix

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If you want to help people heal, you have to go to where they are. That’s part of Dr. Jim…
Street Medicine Phoenix Care Kit's

Street Medicine Phoenix Care Kit's

This weekend the Street Medicine Phoenix (SMP) team, packed more than 140 Care Kits for Phoenix's Homeless population.