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The Philadelphia Sheriff’s office and Remote Area Medical hosts A FREE 2-day healthcare clinic for underserved families

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April 21, 2022 Category: Local Posted by:

 Remote Area Medical – RAM® – a major nonprofit provider of pop-up clinics delivering free dental, vision and medical care to those in need – will hold a free, two-day clinic this weekend, April 23-24, 2022, in Philadelphia, PA.

RAM will be set up at the Pennsylvania Convention Center located at 1201 Arch St., Philadelphia, PA 19107 for this two-day only event.

To receive services, patients should arrive at the Marshalling Yard located at 7th and Vine. Transportation to the clinic site from the Marshalling Yard will be provided.

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“Our office, amongst many other organizations and partners is supporting this free two-day healthcare event to help underserved people access healthcare at this critical time in the COVID-19 pandemic. Community outreach continues to be a top priority for this office, and this is one way we can serve in a greater capacity.”  said Sheriff Rochelle Bilal.

The Independence Blue Cross Foundation is a lead funder of this clinic and has been committed to improving access to care in underserved communities for more than a decade.

“We are proud to be involved in this effort to make healthcare services and resources easily accessible to thousands of area residents.” said Reverend Dr. Lorina Marshall-Blake, president of the Independence Blue Cross Foundation.

“It is our mission to improve the health and well-being of the communities we serve, and it’s possible with leadership and collaboration.

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