Serving Those in Need in Marina
The strength of a community is only as strong as its residents. This point underscores the pertinence of adequate and affordable health care services for every citizen, regardless of their socioeconomic status.
To that end, Montage Health has created the new Mobile Health Clinic program, geared toward addressing this need for healthcare delivery to community members who may have limited access to services within Marina and the greater Monterey County.
Providing these services has a significant and lasting effect on the overall health of the community, increases the quality of life for residents and fosters a sense of family within our society.
While the Mobile Clinic has been seen at Walmart on Mondays from 10:30AM to 6:00PM, it will now also be available to all on Wednesdays at Walgreens from 9:30AM to 5:00PM.
How does it work?
This FREE mobile medical clinic will be staffed by a nurse practitioner, other clinicians and volunteers and will provide care for most minor illnesses and injuries, and even deliver visit-related lab work and X-rays!
What services are offered?
❙ Flu shots
❙ Sore throats, earaches, coughs, sinus issues
❙ Minor infections including: wound, skin, and urinary
❙ Basic wound care
❙ Diabetes: Checking blood sugar, oral medications for blood sugar control, education
❙ High blood pressure: Blood pressure checks, oral medications
The Mobile Clinic is staffed by a nurse practitioner, other clinicians, and volunteers. The mobile clinic offers two exam rooms.
A Thriving Community
A healthy community is a thriving community! Come on out and join the Marina Chamber of Commerce as we welcome the arrival of the Montage Mobile Health Clinic at Walgreens on Wednesdays.
Let’s show our appreciation for the great work our local health care workers are providing for free to our community!
The mobile clinic is in need of dedicated volunteers
To become an auxiliary volunteer for the mobile clinic in Marina, the online application process make it super easy.
Another great way to help your community!
Latest posts by Elizabeth Plante (see all)
- Free Mobile Clinic in Marina – Monday & Wednesday - February 5, 2020
- 4 Reasons Why New Year’s Resolutions Fail and What You Should Do To Succeed in 2020 - December 20, 2019
- December’s First Friday Cash Lunch Mob at The General - December 6, 2019