COVID-19 Update - Testing Capabilities

In collaboration with 4 other Milwaukee CHC’s, The Gerald L. Ignace Indian Health Center now has the capacity to offer diagnostic COVID-19 testing to our community. If you have symptoms (Fever, Cough, Shortness of breath, Sore throat, Headache, Extreme Fatigue, Body or muscle ache, Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Loss of smell, Loss of taste), please call (414) 383-9526 and follow the prompts prior to visiting GLIIHC for further guidance and information on testing. You can view our updated protocols prior to your visit. 


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World Immunization Week

During this time it is as important as ever to make sure you are up to date on your immunizations, and we have the obligation to our patients to  provide that service regardless of whats going on in the world around us.

Please call and set up an appointment. 



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Patient-Centered Dental Clinic

Dental Clinic

Our Dental Clinic offers more than dental cleanings and simple procedures to keep your teeth and mouth healthy and clean. We are a patient-centered dental home and we are dedicated to making your visit pleasant, so you can experience the benefits of healthy teeth for a lifetime.

Pharmaceutical Care


Our professional pharmacists and technicians are an important member of your Care Team. They provide you with important information about the medications you are prescribed and coordinate your care with your primary care provider and Behavioral Health Care provider to promote safe, quality patient care.

Comprehensive, Culturally Sensitive Medical Clinic

Medical Clinic

Our medical teams work together to provide you with the best possible treatment and outcomes in a comfortable, well-equipped setting. We provide comprehensive and culturally sensitive health care for your whole family. You are at the center of your provider-led Care Team.

Social, Behavioral, Cultural, and Spiritual Services

Behavioral Health Department

GLIIHC’s Behavioral Health Department staff provide social, behavioral, cultural, and spiritual services. Our behavioral health and social services’ mission is to meet the emotional and mental health needs of urban Indians and loved ones with respect and sensitivity to your culture.

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There’s never been a better time to thank The Creator for what we have. There’s no in-person school, many have lost their jobs, and don’t know how they are going to pay for necessities like food and medicine, let alone being kept away from family and people they love...


#nativestrong weekly townhall with Dr. Lyle Ignace ...

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In this week's Movement Snack, Jason demonstrates how one could use the underswitch to connect the crawl/inverted crawl. Just be sure to do your wrist durability exercises beforehand! 💪

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#warriorsoftradition culture program will be hosting our weekly #facebook live event Friday June 5th @ 3pm from the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin 1st Sweat Lodge Grounds. The Stone Boy Lodge - Part 1 of 2, led by our very own David Powless. #heritage #culture #prayer #sacred #uplifting #ancestors #mindbodyspirit ...

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Beginning June 1, a new North Side National Guard testing site will open in the parking lot of Custer Stadium, across the street from Barack Obama School of Career and Technical Education located at 4300 W. Fairmount Ave.

Our weekly #townhall series with Dr. Lyle Ignace of Gerald L. Ignace Indian Health Center, updating the native community on the #COVID19 #pandemic. Join us! We will begin with an update from Dr. Ignace, and then open it up for questions. Attend via

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Accredited as a Medical Home by AAAHC

The Gerald L. Ignace Indian Health Center (GLIIHC) is accredited by the Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). Accreditation means that GLIIHC has met compliance with nationally recognized standards for providing high-quality, safe patient care. AAAHC accreditation is our commitment to continually improve services and performance – in all areas of the organization. Nationally, we have joined a body of more than 5,000 accredited ambulatory health care organizations across the United States.

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The Gerald L. Ignace Indian Health Center is accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). NCQA is an independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to assessing and reporting on the quality of health care organizations. NCQA’s mission is to improve the quality of health care.

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