Chicago Health Center

Primary Care

218 South Wabash Avenue, 4th floor

Chicago, IL 60604

Monday-Wednesday: 9AM – 5PM
Open every 1st & 3rd Thursday of the month:
Friday: 9AM – 5PM
(312) 768-5500 | Fax: (312) 768-5549

  • Same day appointments (in-person, phone, or video)
  • Walk-ins welcome; appointments recommended
  • Free 3-hour parking for primary care appointments at 210 S. Wabash Ave.; get a voucher at the front desk. Free parking is NOT offered for prescription pickup or pharmacy services. 


Monday-Thursday: 8AM – 5PM
Friday & Saturday: 8AM – 12PM
(312) 736-3397 | Fax: (312) 768-5549

Free parking is NOT offered for prescription pickup or pharmacy visits.

The UNITE HERE HEALTH - Health Center is a medical practice just for you – eligible Local 1 and 450 union members and your adult dependents. Located in the same building as your Fund and union offices, the Health Center gives you exclusive access to primary care, convenient care, and pharmacy services. All services and prescriptions are FREE at the Health Center!

Our services

Meet our providers

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Veronica Valdez Nurse Practitioner

Veronica has been a Nurse Practitioner at the Chicago Health Center since 2020. Veronica is bilingual in English and Spanish. She believes in delivering high-quality, safe, cost-effective care and can treat both acute illnesses and chronic conditions like diabetes and high blood pressure. Veronica values teamwork and works closely with her co-workers, UHH Health Promoters and the pharmacy staff to give our members comprehensive and coordinated care. She can also refer members who need advanced care to specialists. Veronica received her Masters of Science in Nursing from Olivet Nazarene University and is a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner in Family Practice.

Lydia Youkhana

Lydia Youkhana Pharmacist

Lydia has been a practicing pharmacist for 14 years and has been at the Chicago Health Center since it opened in 2019. Lydia received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from University of Illinois at Chicago. Lydia loves the strong sense of community at the Health Center and enjoys working closely with the primary care team and Health Promoters to provide our members personalized support and education. As a pharmacist, she helps our members with all medication and vaccination needs to get the best health outcomes. Lydia is committed to maintaining ongoing relationships with members to promote wellness. She is passionate about the work that UHH does and is proud to be part of a team that helps members receive the best care.

Extra support for members with chronic conditions and complex health needs

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  • Our team of Health Promoters can help you navigate the healthcare system if you need help finding providers or facilities.
  • Health Promoters also provide individual and group coaching to help you learn to better manage your health.
  • Their services are free to eligible members of Local 1 and 450.
  • Services available in English, Spanish and Cantonese.
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The mission of UNITE HERE HEALTH, a Taft-Hartley labor management trust fund, is to provide health benefits that offer high-quality, affordable health care to our participants at better value with better service than is otherwise available in the market. We believe our success depends on innovation and on engaging our participants.

UNITE HERE HEALTH 711 N. Commons Drive, Aurora, IL 60504