News

  • Hours
  • Physician Assistants
  • Physicals or Preventive Care
  • Notice for Inpatient Hospital Care
  • New Billing Policy September 2016
  • Patient Survey
Jamestown Primary Care offers extended hours for the convenience of our patients! On Monday mornings we open at 7 am. If you get the answering service early in the mornng please ask to be put through to our staff, we will be Read More
  Physician assistants are highly qualified health care professionals trained in the medical model and licensed to practice medicine as part of a multidisciplinary health care team.  Physician assistants are certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants Read More
Preventive Care Please schedule an appointment for you and for your family's preventive care visits. Annual health screening visits are crucial to the prevention of chronic disease or early detection of chronic disease. Take the time to do something good Read More
Notice to patients regarding Inpatient Hospital Care: We have decided to entrust the care of our patients who require hospitalization to the hospitalists on staff at WCA hospital. During our time working in the hospital, these hospitalist physicians have worked alongside Read More
Patient Policy re: Payment due at the time of service. Many insurance plans have high deductibles and we will attempt to verify your insurance eligibility and coverage before your visit as often as we can. We expect full payment of Read More
    Attention Patients!Please take our survey...   We value your feedback regarding our services and invite you to fill out our survey. Our Mission at Jamestown Primary Care is to provide high quality service and promote wellness. Please follow Read More

Welcome to Jamestown Primary Care

We welcome you and your family to our practice and want to make your experience with us as pleasant as possible. Our website is here to help you understand the policies and procedures regarding appointments, prescriptions, referrals, billing and more.
Call us with any questions or to make an appointment at (716) 483-6700.
Click here to see our hours of operation and holiday schedule.

Preventive Care

Please schedule an appointment for you and for your family's preventive care visits. Annual health screening visits are crucial to the prevention of chronic disease or early detection of chronic disease. Take the time to do something good for yourself.

Coverage for Well Visits:

 

What is included in a Physical or Preventive Care Visit:

  • The extent and focus of the services depend on the age of the patient.
  • Age and gender appropriate history and complete physical examination.
  • Counseling and guidance on reducing risk factors associated with the patient's age and gender
    • For a toddler this may include cautions to parents about keeping potentially dangerous substances such as medications out of reach.
    • For an adult at age 50 it will include the risks of colon cancer and the need for screening by a colonoscopy.
    • For a child, the counseling could include wearing bike helmets.

What is not included during a Physical or Preventive Care Visit:

  • Immunizations and the administration of immunizations.
  • Vision or hearing tests
  • Labs of any kind
  • Problems, abnormalities, or preexisting problems that are addressed in the process of performing the physical exam which are significant enough to require the provider to perform the key components of a problem oriented service will be billed separately.
    • key components of a problem oriented service:
      • History
      • Examination
      • Medical Decision Making

Check with your insurance plan to see if you have coverage for preventive care. Most plans are required to cover preventive care.

If you do not have coverage, we are members of the Cancer Services Program which provides coverage for patients in certain age groups. Please call 1-866-442-2262 to see if you qualify.

We also offer discounted fees for patients without coverage. Please inquire at the front desk.