Frequently asked questions

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What is Dakota Child and Family Clinic?

Dakota Child and Family Clinic is a non-profit heath care clinic in Burnsville, MN that serves the health needs of children and adults regardless of their ability to pay.

Are you taking new patients?


What types of insurance do you take?

We take all forms of insurance. We also take self-pay patients and have a sliding fee scale for those who meet the federal poverty guidelines.

Do you examine children?

Yes. We accept patients of all ages.

What is a sliding fee scale?

Our sliding fee scale is a means to provide affordable, low cost primary care services to uninsured and underinsured patients.

The scale is based on family size and household income. It is for households who are at or below 250% of the current Federal Poverty guidelines.

All individuals must complete an application and provide supporting household income documentation (see below). If your household’s income is less than 250% of the poverty guidelines, then you will qualify for the discount.

In order to keep this discount you must submit an application for health insurance through Minnesota Medical Assistance or MNSURE. You must bring proof of acceptance or rejection of insurance to the office within 30 days of receive your sliding scale award letter.

Supporting documents may include, but are not limited to:

-paystubs from work (last 3 months)

-W-2 form

-Most recent copy of tax return

Do you have parking facilities?

Yes. Free Parking is available in front of the clinic.

What are your hours of operation?

Our hours are:

Monday: 8 am to 6 pm
Tuesday: 8 am to 12:30 pm and 2 to 5 pm
Wednesday: 8 am to 5 pm
Thursday: 8 am to 5 pm
Friday: 8 am to 12 pm

Are your support groups free?

Yes, our support groups are free to any member of the community. You do not need to be a patient of the clinic.

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