• Last year member clinics provided patients with 33,850 dental visits.

    Estimated value of these dental services - $6,668,450.

  • Last year member clinics provided patients with 191,544 primary care visits and 58,930 specialty care visits.

    Estimated value of these patient visits - $35,430,835.

  • Last year member clinics provided patients with 22,150 mental health sessions.

    Estimated value of these mental health visits - $3,562,384.

  • Last year member clinics provided patients with 760,714 prescriptions.

    Estimated value of these medications - $111,028,186.

  • Last year hospitals and lab companies in Virginia provided the patients of member clinics with free lab services.

    Estimated value of these services - $56,452,331.


07/19/15 Drone Program in Rural Virginia

This weekend a new drone program to deliver medications in rural areas was launched.  It was a part of the annual RAM Clinic in Wise County.
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07/13/15 Wise County RAM Clinic

This weekend is the Wise County RAM Clinic.  Many of the people that will be treated, would have benefited from Medicaid expansion.
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07/01/15 Will Virginia Revisit Medicaid Topic?

Governors across the country that initially refused to expand Medicaid are reconsidering since last week's Supreme Court ruling.
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06/25/15 Supreme Court Decides King v Burwell

This morning the Supreme Court of the USA decided by 6-3 in favor of the Affordable Care Act.  Health insurance purchased through the federal exchange are just as eligible for federal subsidies, as insurance purchased through state run exchanges.
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06/16/15 Position at Arlington Free Clinic

The Arlington Free Clinic is accepting resumes for the position of Volunteer Coordinator.
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06/15/15 The Cost of Being Insured

Despite the fact that millions of people now have health insurance, many are finding that they can't afford the premiums and the cost of co-pays.
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06/02/15 VAFCC Hiring for Development Position

The VAFCC is accepting resumes for the Director of Resource Development.  Send resumes to lpretlow@vafreeclinics.org. 
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05/26/15 Importance of Nurses

The importance of nurses continues to grow. They are crucial to the success of Virginia's free and charitable clinics!
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05/12/15 The Need for Dental Services Continues to Grow

The VAFCC receives calls daily from people looking for dental services. This is true at all the clinics across Virginia. The Free Clinic of Powhatan is working to improve the situation for their patients. 
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05/03/15 Insurance Companies Add Telemedicine

In rural areas and areas without enough physicians, telemedicine can provide a solution.
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04/30/15 Medicaid Expansion

Medicaid is making a difference to people in the states that chose to expand it.
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04/21/15 Free Clinics Left Out of Discussion

The topic of free clinics across the country have not be a part of the Affordable Care Act conversation.
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04/13/15 Disparity in Health Care Grows

The divide is widening between states that expanded Medicaid and those that have not.
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03/27/15 Trying to recruit health professionals to work in your clinic?

Loan repayment funds are available to eligible health safety net organizations to meet the required match for the Virginia State Loan Repayment Program (VA-SLRP).
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