free medical clinic


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free medical clinic

A clinic that provides medical care without expecting payment for services. A free clinic typically combines medical services with patient education, patient empowerment, and social work.
See also: clinic
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Trinity Lutheran Church and the Polk Area Free Clinic Committee (PAFC), a healthcare access improvement work group, will address access gaps experienced by uninsured and underinsured members in rural Oregon by collaborating with churches in a neighboring county, the local ministerial association, community physicians and the local critical access hospital to open an all volunteer Free Medical Clinic for Polk County.
The Moro Islamic Liberation Front is now conducting its own free medical clinics. And that's okay with him.
Prince Fahd bin Sultan for giving their consent to the establishment of similar free medical clinics in their respective regions.
Love Needs Care: San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury Free Medical Clinic and Its Pioneer Role in Treating Drug-Abuse Problems.
Luke's Free Medical Clinic to help with its initiative to provide access to critical medications for low-income uninsured members of Spartanburg County, and
On June 7, 1967, the Haight Ashbury Free Medical Clinic opened in San Francisco.
"We have been asked to shut down our free medical clinic, which has been running in the school for the past 15 years," the official said, adding the clinic has been serving a large number of Sri Lankans in the city.
Abstract--Functioning at the epicenter of social and drug experimentation, the Haight Ashbury Free Medical Clinic and its larger entity, the Haight Ashbury Free Clinics (HAFC), founded by David E.
It is relevant to mention here that free medical clinic (Helping hand clinic) has been set up in sector G-12/4 under the aegis of a private organization.
See what a homeless shelter or a food kitchen looks like, and begin to flap those "butterfly wings." Is there a free medical clinic somewhere that could use a pair of helping wings?
The new clinic joins White Bird, the longtime free medical clinic in downtown Eugene, and the Volunteers in Medicine Clinic in west Eugene in providing health care for indigent people.
Smith founded the Haight-Ashbury Free Medical Clinic. The term "free clinic" had connotations beyond economic: open to all, free from judgment about life-style, and free from conventional mores.