Providing Care for Patients
Volunteers in Medicine Jacksonville provides primary and specialty care, mental health care, preventive health education, laboratory studies, and most medications at no cost to our working, uninsured patients. We also have secondary relationships with specialists, who offer their vital services free of charge. Our experienced cadre of more than 200 physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, and other medical and non-medical personnel volunteer their time, skill, and energy to care for our patients, who are treated with the highest levels of respect, dignity, and medical excellence. Volunteers in Medicine Jacksonville’s services also include laboratory services, mammograms, the referral of patient care to hospitals, and the provision of low or no-cost prescription medications. Our clinic is in a centrally located facility that is easily accessible via public transportation.
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Volunteers in Medicine Jacksonville’s patients are without private or government-funded medical insurance and they or someone in their household are working at least 20 hours per week. Once qualified, a person becomes our patient and is eligible to receive our quality services from our expert volunteer medical providers. From initial qualifying phone call to first patient visit is often less than a month.
To speak with a volunteer who will help determine if you qualify for Volunteers in Medicine Jacksonville’s services, please sign up for a phone appointment to become a patient.
- Mental Health Counseling
- Ear Nose Throat
Our services are comprehensive. In addition to our specialty programs we also offer:
- Health screenings for chronic diseases
- Cancer screenings, including mammograms
- Vision screening and prescription eye glasses
- Well woman exams
- On site bloodwork for lab tests, including specialty labs
Our doctors strive to educate our patients on ways to better manage chronic conditions, such as nutrition, diabetes, and weight management. We also offer Mental health counseling.
Volunteers in Medicine has an onsite dispensary offering non-narcotic prescription medications to our patients at no charge. Ask us about our pharmaceutical patient assistance program help.