Mission: Operation of a free health clinic.
Programs: Compassionate care of shelby county, inc. Operates a free health clinic for the uninsured and underinsured of shelby county, utilizing volunteer doctors, nurses and lay people. These services include primary medical visits, labs, gyn , referrals, dental, dietitian and nutritional consultations. Lab tests, dental care and prescriptions are paid for, for those who qualify for our services. During 2014 the organization was able to serve 1071 unduplicated patients with 6,441 medical visits provided, 328 nursing visits and 868 lab visits. In addition we were able to provide 3523 prescriptions either through our in house med room or prescription assistance program. Compassionate care was also able to provide 331 patients with over 435 dental visits.