BECKLEY, W. Va., July 11, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over 500 healthcare professionals and volunteers will operate a no-cost medical and dental clinic in Beckley, West Virginia on July 13-15, 2016. Approximately $3 million in free health-related services will be offered to noninsured and underinsured residents of Beckley and surrounding areas at the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center. The event is organized by Your Best Pathway to Health, a service of Adventist-Laymen's Services & Industries (ASI), in partnership with the Seventh-day Adventist Church and many other entities.
Free on-site services include primary care visits, gynecology and women's health services including pap smears and consultation by medical specialists including heart evaluation, gastroenterology, pulmonology, infectious disease, general and orthopedic surgery, pediatrics, podiatry services, immunizations, dental work including fillings, extractions, dental cleaning, pharmacy, eye examinations and eyeglass fittings, STD screenings, medical massage, physical therapy, x-rays, ultrasound, laboratory services, haircuts, chaplaincy services, clothing, basic necessities and a free meal. Some specialties are contingent on provider availability.
In an effort to serve as many Beckley area residents as possible, media outlets are encouraged to alert residents that services will be offered on a first come, first served basis. No insurance and no identification are required. The free clinic runs from 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on July 13 & 14, and from 7:00 a.m. – noon on July 15. No appointment is necessary.
Beckley residents can obtain more information at YourBestPathwayToHealth.org or by calling 1-888-44-Pathway (1-888-447-2849).
Pre-Event Media Contact: Costin Jordache
2820 Willow Ave, Clovis, California 93612
Ph: (469) 236-2725
Onsite Media Relations Director (July 12-15)
Celeste Ryan Blyden
Ph: (240) 463-3526
Social Media: #PathwayToHealth // Facebook: Your Best Pathway to Health
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SOURCE Your Best Pathway to Health