DuBois, PA – The Free Medical Clinic in DuBois has started up Wellness Wednesday where they provide some preventative care and testing, all for free, of course.
The clinic offers free blood pressure tests and diabetic screenings each Wednesday at the clinic.
They also have free diabetes testing supplies/monitors/strips, hand sanitizers, disinfectant wipes, and adult briefs/diapers. Stop by the Free Medical Clinic from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Wednesdays at 47 West Long Avenue in Downtown DuBois or call 814-372-2200.
These are available for anyone, regardless whether you typically qualify for the free medical clinic or not.
However, be aware that many people do qualify to get medical attention beyond the Wellness Wednesday spectrum.
The Free Medical Clinic of DuBois is here to provide free medical care and medications to qualifying uninsured residents in Clearfield, Jefferson and Elk counties.
To receive services, meet three criteria:
1. Adult resident of Clearfield, Jefferson or Elk County.
2. No health insurance (no Medicare, Medicaid or private health insurance).
3. Household income at or below 300% of the federal poverty level: $38,640 – 1 person. $52,260 – 2 people. $65,880 – 3 people $79,500 – 4 people.
For more information, visit duboisfreeclinic.org or call 814-372-2200.
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