Facts

Did You Know?

  • Last year, the clinic served more than 18,000 patients from 34 south-central West Virginia counties.  These patients made almost 80,000 visits.
  • 83% of our patients either work or live in a household where someone is employed.
  • In FY 2015 we provided free healthcare valued at $15 million, including $5 million in prescription medications on a $2 million budget.
  • Two-thirds of our patients are women.
  • For every dollar we receive, we leverage $20 of in-kind support.
  • Medical and dental professionals at all levels volunteer their time and talents to provide patient care.
  • WVRx, that began operations in April 2008, has now processed over $85 million in medications to West Virginia’s working poor.
  • GYNs and a GYN Nurse Practitioner have joined our ranks as specialist volunteers.
  • Every patient is screened for Hepatitis C and 1,800+ with elevated liver functions have received further tests required for diagnosis of the disease.
  • There are currently more than 400 volunteers providing free medical care to our patients.
  • The dental clinic treated 3,103 patients last year who made more than 9,000 dental clinic visits.  Since 2001, the dental clinic has served more than 33,000 patients.
  • The clinic's pharmacy fills an average of 250 prescriptions every day.