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College of Charleston Students Help Promote Free Health Care to Hospitality Workers

Jun 7, 2022 Comments Off on College of Charleston Students Help Promote Free Health Care to Hospitality Workers
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CHARLESTON CARES: We recently spoke with Kirsten Snyder, a molecular biology major at the College of Charleston, part time EMT, and newly elected president of C of C’s pre-health club, Alpha Epsilon Delta (AED). This year, the club has engaged in an effective outreach campaign to spread the word to area hospitality workers about the…

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Healthcare Intern Confidential: A Summer of Growth

Jul 26, 2021 Comments Off on Healthcare Intern Confidential: A Summer of Growth
June 13 @ 2:00 am

Never in my life have I been more uplifted by a group of individuals than I have during my three months working at Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic as a student intern. Everyone who participates in the clinic is there for a different reason, but they all put their own…

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BIFMC Volunteer Physician, Marta Hampton MD, Recognized as Charleston ‘Health Care Hero’

Dec 5, 2019 Comments Off on BIFMC Volunteer Physician, Marta Hampton MD, Recognized as Charleston ‘Health Care Hero’
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Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic volunteer Physician, Dr. Marta Hampton, was recognized as a volunteer Health Care Hero by the Charleston Regional Business Journal on December 4th, 2019, at the Francis Marion Hotel. The award, presented by The Charleston Regional Business Journal each year, “honors the men, women, and service…

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BIFMC Community Pillar Profile: Dr. Marta Hampton

Apr 8, 2019 Comments Off on BIFMC Community Pillar Profile: Dr. Marta Hampton
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“I became a doctor to help those who are sick, so that they may smile again and move on with their lives.” -Dr. Marta Hampton, BIFMC Volunteer When it comes to most volunteer organizations, there is often that one person who is known to be a quiet powerhouse; the one…

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BIFMC Volunteer, Cynthia Cronk, Receives Charleston ‘Health Care Hero’ Award

Nov 29, 2018 Comments Off on BIFMC Volunteer, Cynthia Cronk, Receives Charleston ‘Health Care Hero’ Award
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Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic volunteer and ex officio board member, Cynthia Cronk, received the 2018 Health Care Hero award in the category of Volunteer on Wednesday night, November 28th, 2018, during a ceremony at the Francis Marion Hotel in downtown Charleston. The award, presented by The Charleston Regional Business Journal each…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Kiwanis Mitchell

Nov 13, 2018 Comments Off on Volunteer Spotlight: Kiwanis Mitchell
June 13 @ 2:00 am

Each month, Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic, a free clinic in Charleston, SC, shines a spotlight on one of our many exceptional volunteers. From medical staff to voluntary file clerks, BIFMC is able to provide a warm, caring and expert primary medical home to hundreds of uninsured patients. The residents and workers of our Lowcountry community…

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Dr. Louis Weinstein Featured in ‘Volunteer Spotlight’

Jul 18, 2018 Comments Off on Dr. Louis Weinstein Featured in ‘Volunteer Spotlight’
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Each month, Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic, a free clinic in Charleston, SC, shines a spotlight on one of our many exceptional volunteers. From medical staff to voluntary file clerks, BIFMC is able to provide a warm, caring and expert primary medical home to hundreds of uninsured patients. The residents and workers of our Lowcountry…

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Dr. Victor Agusta Recipient of 2018 Angel Oak Award

Dec 15, 2017 Comments Off on Dr. Victor Agusta Recipient of 2018 Angel Oak Award
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Dr. Victor Agusta, volunteer physician at Barrier Island Free Medical Clinic, has been selected for the 2018 Kiawah-Seabrook Exchange Club Angel Oak Award. The prestigious award was established by the K-S Exchange Club in 2012 to “recognize a volunteer who has made an outstanding contribution to the people or quality…

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Royal Pipaliya Featured in Volunteer Spotlight

Nov 28, 2017 Comments Off on Royal Pipaliya Featured in Volunteer Spotlight
June 13 @ 2:00 am

Each month, Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic, a free clinic in Charleston, SC, shines a spotlight on one of our many exceptional volunteers. From medical staff to voluntary file clerks, BIFMC is able to provide a warm, caring and expert primary medical home to hundreds of uninsured patients. The residents and workers of our Lowcountry community…

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Carole McCrary Featured in Volunteer Spotlight

May 30, 2017 Comments Off on Carole McCrary Featured in Volunteer Spotlight
June 13 @ 2:00 am

Each month, BIFMC shines a spotlight on one of our many exceptional clinic volunteers. From medical staff to voluntary file clerks, Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic is able to provide a warm, caring and expert primary medical home to hundreds of uninsured patients. The residents and workers of our Lowcountry community are cared for and…

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