The Foster Care Support Clinic (FCSC) is a medical home serving medically complex and/or high risk children who have an open DSS case (Foster Care or CPS) or who have been adopted. The Clinic is a partnership between the SC Department of Social Services (DSS) and MUSC Children’s Hospital.
What are the benefits of the FCSC?
- Primary medical care including well child check-ups and sick visits provided by a full time Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in coordination with the Pediatric Primary Care Physicians
- Coordination of sub-specialty medical visits and services
- Interdisciplinary care conferences as indicated by child’s medical complexity
- Social work & counseling services including school and home visits as needed
- Individual and group training classes provided free of charge for foster parents, caregivers, and DSS staff
MUSC Foster Care Support Clinic Conference
Friday, May 16
"Bridging the Gap between Foster Parents, Social Workers, and Health Care"
Download the PDF for conference schedule and full details.
Register below for our Foster Care Support Clinic taking place on on Friday, May 16. (Registration ends on May 2 and is limited to 40 Foster Parents and 40 DSS Caseworkers)
Registration form for Foster Parents
Registration form for DSS Caseworkers
View our calendar of classes and events for March and April 2014.
The FCSC provides classes for Foster Parents, DSS Caseworkers, and Community Parnters, free of charge. Please contact Machelle Green, FCSC Coordinator at 843-876-7023 for more information and to register for a class. Registration is required to attend a class.
Tracy Halasz, Nurse Practitioner
Machelle Green, Human Services Coordinator
Location and Contact Information
The clinic is located on the 3rd Floor of Rutledge Tower in the Pediatric Primary Care Clinic.
New and established patients may contact the FCSC Coordinator to schedule an appointment or class at 843-876-7023.
MUSC Rutledge Tower
135 Rutledge Ave
Charleston, SC 29425