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Upcoming Free Medical Clinics

April 20-22

Ashtabula Towne Square Mall
3315 N. Ridge Rd. E
Ashtabula, OH 44004

April 28-29

First Baptist Church
225 N Main St.
Clinton, TN 37716

May 4-6

Mountian Empire Airport
8223 Lee Highway
Rural Retreat, VA 24368

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

More than 120,000 humanitarians 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.

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In The News


Wise County, Va., may be one of the most picturesque places in America. Nestled in the Appalachian Mountains, it is home to more than 40,000 people, who make their homes in towns with names such as Big Stone Gap, Toms Creek, Crab Orchard, and Cranes Nest.

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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.

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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.

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