RAM Needs Your Help!

Help RAM receive a Federal Charter. Contact your representative today!

Upcoming Free Medical Clinics

June 2-3

Southeastern Oklahoma State University
1405 North 4th Aveune
Durant, OK 74701

June 23-24

Greenville High School
403 Harding Street
Emporia, VA 23847

June 23-24

East Perry Elementary School
301 Perry Avenue
Hazard, KY 41701

Since 1985, more than 740,000 men, women, and children have received free care.

More than 120,000 individuals have volunteered since 1985.

More than $120 million of free medical care has been provided in the past thirty-three years.

About Ram

Remote Area Medical (RAM) is a major nonprofit provider of mobile medical clinics. Our mission is to prevent pain and alleviate suffering by providing free, quality healthcare to those in need. We do this by delivering free dental, vision, and medical services to underserved and uninsured individuals. RAM’s Corps of more than 120,000 Humanitarian Volunteers–licensed dental, vision, medical, and veterinary professionals–have treated more than 740,000 people and 67,000 animals, delivering $120 million worth of free health care services.

Ways to Get Involved


Support RAM’s mission by making a contribution today!


Give your time and skills to provide high-quality care to people in need!

Community Host

Learn more about how you can bring RAM to your community!

In The News

Forbes: Patient Number One At The Front Door Of Free Healthcare In America

From a distance and through any lens, life at 3 a.m. can get pretty grainy, but it can also be the exact time when human determination comes into sharp focus. It would be all too easy to discount the image above as just another homeless person taking refuge under the safety of outdoor lighting, but this 64-year-old woman wasn’t homeless.

read more
NY Times: When Health Law Isn’t Enough, the Desperate Line Up at Tents

WISE, Va. — Anthony Marino, 54, reached into his car trunk to show a pair of needle-nosed pliers like the ones he used to yank out a rotting tooth.
Shirley Akers, 58, clutched a list of 20 medications she takes, before settling down to a sleepless night in the cab of a pickup truck.
Robin Neal, 40, tried to inject herself with a used-up insulin pen, but it broke, and her blood sugar began to skyrocket.

read more
Time: As Congress Fights, Thousands Camp Out for Free Health Care

In the wee hours of July 21, the parking lot of a county fairground in Wise, Va., was packed with families sleeping in their cars or in makeshift beds tucked between vehicles. They were camping out not for coveted tickets to a concert but for entry to a massive free medical and dental clinic. Volunteers began handing out numbers for admission at 3 a.m. The best chance for getting in when the doors opened a few hours later was to be there in the middle of the night.

read more

Also Featured On


2200 Stock Creek Blvd Rockford, Tennessee 37853

Telephone: 865.579.1530 Fax: 865.609.1876 Email: info@ramusa.org

Let’s help our community

Our Sponsors