Buffalo Community Resources

Allina Health (Allina Medical Clinic & Buffalo Hospital)

Allina Health is a local, not-for-profit healthcare system which services your community. To find Allina healthcare providers, visit their website.  Allina Health provides several colorectal cancer screening services.

 

Click here to learn about a variety of financial assistance programs offered by Allina Health.   

 

 

American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society website has a substantial amount of information about colorectal cancer and screening options. To learn more, visit their website.

 

 

Buffalo Clinic

Buffalo Clinic is a local primary care clinic which services your community. To find more information about the clinic and their services, visit their website. Buffalo Clinic provides several colorectal cancer screening services.

 

Colonoscopy Providers

  • Buffalo Hospital – Offers periodic Colonoscopy Saturdays
  • Minnesota Gastroenterology – Offices in Plymouth and Coon Rapids (612) 871-1145
  • Fairview
  • Maple Grove

 

Community Call-in Line

Asking about colorectal cancer screening isn’t always easy. If you have additional questions, want to learn more about tests, or need help talking about it, please call us at (763) 684-7129.

 

 

Insurance Provider

Your insurance provider is a good place to get information about coverage, help finding a healthcare provider, or learn about additional resources available to you.

 

Click here for helpful questions to ask your insurance provider.

 

 

MinnesotaHelp.Info

For a comprehensive online database of local community resources visit their website.

 

 

Portico Healthnet

Portico Healthnet is a nonprofit health and human services organization that helps uninsured Minnesotans access affordable health coverage and care. If you or someone in your family needs health insurance, Portico Healthnet may be able to help.

 

Portico Healthnet helps Minnesotans access coverage and other resources to meet their health care needs. For information about the services they provide, call Portico Healthnet at 651-489-2273 or 1-866-489-4899 or visit their website.

 

 

Sage Scopes

Sage Scopes is a free colorectal cancer screening program that provides free colonoscopies for eligible Minnesota men and women. Sage Scopes may provide a number of services free of charge to eligible participants. If you are interested in learning about this program, please call Sage Scopes at 1-888-643-2584 or visit their website.

 

 

Transportation Services

  • Wright County transportation services information can be found at their website.
  • Wright County Human Services Volunteer Transportation Services is available for Wright County residents over 60 years old. This service can help you get to medical facilities and pharmacies. To schedule a ride, call (763) 684-2343.

 

United Way 2-1-1

United Way 2-1-1 is an information and referral line that offers information about food, housing, employment, childcare, transportation, health services, senior services and more. They have access to over 40,000 resources. Referral services are free, confidential and available 24/7. You can access United Way 2-1-1 by dialing 2-1-1 (land line) or 1-800-543-7709 (cell phone and toll free).