Services at Coastal Medical
As part of our primary care services, Coastal’s team-based model ensures our patients are provided with high-quality, timely care. Below are some of the additional services we offer.
We understand that your health consists of more than just physical needs. Finding the right resources to support mental health or other needs during challenging times is a top priority of the care we provide.
Contact your Coastal care team to learn more about behavioral health providers.
You can also fill out a secure online form to request assistance with community resources, such as food, housing, transportation, utilities or other services.
Coastal has a team of experienced cardiologists and certified technologists working to provide patients with the answers to even the most complex cardiac concerns.
Coastal Medical has nurse care managers and care navigators within our practices, as well as in our community. Our Care Management teams help to provide care coordination support to patients with complex medical conditions with recent transitions of care or undergoing treatments requiring additional support.
The goal of this program is to help keep our patients healthy at home and remain out of the hospital unnecessarily. Our teams will help patients navigate barriers to care, manage chronic conditions, and develop care plans to help our patients to manage successfully at home and remain out of the hospital.
- Our practice care management team works with patients to provide education on chronic conditions, assess and address barriers to care, and develop a specific care plan.
- Our community nurse care managers visit patients in the hospital and skilled nursing facilities to provide care coordination services, connecting patients to Coastal services/programs and community resources when needed.
Eligible Coastal patients can receive additional support for their chronic illnesses through our various clinical programs. While we offer patient education for all patients regarding chronic conditions, these programs are specifically designed to provide care to those with complex care needs.
Through a multidisciplinary team, we help support our patients with managing a chronic condition in between visits with primary care clinicians. Within these programs we use remote monitoring to help patients stay connected to their care teams and better manage their health.
Please talk to your primary care clinician to find out if one of our programs may be right for you.
- Diabetes health program (for patients with Diabetes)
- Pulmonary health program (for patients with COPD)
- Heart health program (for patients with congestive heart failure or high blood pressure)
Coastal’s clinical pharmacy team consists of clinical pharmacists, pharmacy navigators and pharmacy technicians to provide clinical pharmacy services and medication support to our patients.
- Pharmacy technicians and navigators support medication refills, cost or coverage issues.
- Clinical pharmacists meet with patients at our practices over the phone, or through telemedicine, for comprehensive medication reviews. In collaboration with our clinicians, we ensure our patients receive the most effective therapies for chronic conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, lung disease or heart disease.
If you have questions about your medications, contact your Coastal Medical office today.
Adult sick appointments are available to Coastal Medical primary care patients 365 days a year – including evenings, weekends and holidays. Simply call 800-822-5981.
Coastal Medical offers a variety of free educational programs to help our patients better understand and manage their health. We offer health and education classes for a variety of chronic illnesses and smoking cessation.
Board certified radiologists, registered technologists, and dedicated staff at Coastal’s Imaging Center offer patients prompt and professional service using state-of-art imaging services.
Coastal has several laboratory locations throughout the state for your convenience. Clinical laboratory testing plays a crucial role in the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of disease. Coastal Medical laboratory is committed to providing useful tests with high quality results that are accurate, reliable and available in a timely and cost-effective manner.
Learn more about Coastal’s Laboratories, including locations and hours.
Coastal’s musculoskeletal health program provides adult and pediatric Coastal patients timely access to high quality non-operative orthopedic consultation and care. Through this program, Coastal provides comprehensive evaluation and discussion on health preferences to help you reach your goals.
Coastal supports our patients in achieving their weight and/or health goals through providing individualized nutrition and lifestyle counseling. Your Coastal care team can help with scheduling an appointment with a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist.
Registered Dietitian Nutritionists
Get personalized services for:
- Individualized nutrition counseling (Medical Nutrition Therapy) for conditions such as diabetes, HTN, high cholesterol, GI diseases and many other conditions
- Individualized nutrition counseling for Lifestyle weight reduction
- Menu and meal planning
- Lifestyle counseling for the prevention of disease, such as prediabetes, pre-hypertension
If you’re interested in receiving nutritional counseling, we encourage you to speak with your Coastal clinician at your next visit.
Our pulmonologists offer in-patient pulmonary consultation services, outpatient pulmonary clinics and rehabilitation, and sleep disorder medicine.
Staying connected to your care team is essential to help keep you safe at home and out of the hospital when living with a chronic condition or during an acute illness. Coastal Medical offers a variety of remote patient monitoring services to help our patients better manage their illness or chronic condition.
To learn if you qualify for these services, please talk with your Coastal Medical clinician or call 401-484-1835.
Telemedicine allows you to video conference with a Coastal clinician using your computer, smartphone or tablet/iPad. If you would like to schedule a telemedicine appointment, please contact your practice. We'll help you determine what kind of visit is best suited for you or your child.
Managing health following a visit to the emergency department or hospital can be overwhelming. Coastal Medical provides comprehensive support to patients following emergency department or hospital visits.
Our specialized team of Registered Nurses and Care Specialists follow up with patients to coordinate care with your primary care clinician, answer your questions regarding a discharge plan, review medication changes, and support adjustments back into the home.