On behalf of Doctors for Healthy Communities (DHC), UofL Health – Mary and Elizabeth Hospital, and the Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America (APPNA), Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers presented KN95 masks, gloves and surgical gowns to Red Bird Clinic, Inc in Beverly, Kentucky.
The Red Bird Dental Clinic offers a variety of dental services. The clinic provides complete services for approximately 600 patients each year. Staffed by a resident dentist, the clinic strives to meet the need for dental care in the Red Bird area.
The Red Bird Clinic Community Health Services Program provides, on an annual basis, over 3,000 health education and public health direct services to low-income individuals in a 3 county area. It also provides; school health promotion and child screenings at Red Bird Mission School, facilitates wellness programs for RBM employees, as well as providing over 300 home visits annually through case management of home-bound seniors. They conduct health fairs, bloodmobile visits, patient education, Bingocise exercise at the De Wall Senior Center, Micro clinic International classes, and have assisted 600 plus patients with hearing aids. Their Community Health Nurse assists low-income, uninsured individuals in completing applications for free or reduced prescriptions.
We thank Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers for his leadership & compassion during this pandemic to help our fellow citizens of Kentucky.