My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for San Diego County Medical Society Foundation, San Diego, CA, USA
I love helping those who would not otherwise have access to rheumatology specialty care. Project Access San Diego through the Medical Society Foundation provides me the pertinent medical records, laboratory and imaging information, transportation and translation services so I can examine the patient in my office and return them with my treatment plan to their PCP. And I know they will get the needed medications for my treatment plan. It's much easier for me to see uninsured patients in my own office than to travel to volunteer my services. Thank you PASD for this wonderful opportunity to serve my community.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
As a volunteer rheumatologist I have seen many patients experience reduced pain and improved function for their activities of daily living.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
Seek sustainability of PASD by finding a private donor or foundation willing to match the value of PASD's donated services with dollars.