With the assistance of local doctors and nurses who volunteer their time, DEO provides minor medical treatment for uninsured individuals.
· The clinic was established in 2005 and offers free medical exams, lab work, test results, prescription drugs, over the counter medicines and free dental care for uninsured families. The clinic is supported by volunteers consisting of 8 certified doctors, 21 nurses, 18 non-medical staff and 1 dentist. . The clinic is open Monday and Thursday afternoons.
· The medical clinic success is due to the one-on-one personal care that is provided by our volunteers. It is family oriented and non-threatening. The doctors build relationships with their clients where they are treated with dignity regardless of their outer appearance. Doctors and staff go above and beyond to provide adequate medical treatment and monetary assistance for their patients.
· Prescription Services – City of Refuge partners with local pharmacies to provide economical and discounted generic and non-generic prescription for poverty level individuals. Based on personal assessments and individual needs, City of Refuge provides prescription services as needed and as financial status permits.