free clinic


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free clinic

a clinic or health program, usually located in a neighborhood setting, that provides health care for ambulatory patients at nominal or no cost.

free clin·ic

(frē klin'ik)
A place where people in need can obtain medical services at no charge.
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NNA - Australia's Ambassador designated to Lebanon, Glenn Miles, visited today the newly renovated Our Lady of the Star Free Clinic in Jieh.
Sharing details of the arrangements made for patients he said a centrally located free clinic on M.
Residents throughout Lane County have low immuniziation rates, and the free clinic is part of an effort to combat that, the county said.
d) A clinic operated by a primary care community or free clinic, operated on separate premises from a licensed clinic, and that is open no more than 20 hours per week;
Equal Access Birmingham is a student-run free clinic at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine that allows medical students to engage co-curricular experiences with the vulnerable and underserved populations of Birmingham, AL.
This free clinic is into its fifth year now and we are very proud of the Pakistani doctors for their unstinted cooperation and timeless efforts toward making this a successful endeavor," he added.
Petersburg Free Clinic to assist in providing Thanksgiving meals to those in need.
A partnership is announced by CVS Caremark and the Rhode Island Free Clinic, for helping the uninsured, working poor in Rhode Island get access to the vital medications they need.
This integrated care system has a strong primary medical component at different sites and therefore provides multiple entry points for care for the uninsured substance abuser, while introducing large numbers of young health care professionals to addiction medicine and the free clinic philosophy.
Having established much of the free clinic system in the Worcester area, Dr.
Health Care Safety Net: An Assessment of the Free Clinic Network.
It was going straight to the streets, directly to the uninsured people who line up daily for treatment at the Free Clinic of Simi Valley.