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Lloyd F. Moss Free Clinic

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Medical interpreters are needed to provide translation services between patients and doctors. Medical interpreters are usually present in the exam rooms with the patient. They must be comfortable discussing sensitive or personal issues, as well as to be able to understand and present information of a scientific or technical nature. The interpreter will help the physician understand the history and physical information from the patient, as well as the symptoms and reason for the patient's visit.

Additionally, an interpreter translates the physician's questions and answers for the patient to understand and respond when necessary. The interpreter may also assist the physician or nurse as a medical assistant would, taking vital signs, updating the patients' medical record, and other minor clinical or administrative duties, but the main focus is the communication.

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About Lloyd F. Moss Free Clinic

Location:

1301 Sam Perry Boulevard, Fredericksburg, VA 22401, US

Mission Statement

The Lloyd F. Moss Free Clinic improves the health and wellness of low-income, uninsured people through quality healthcare delivered in an atmosphere of dignity and respect.

Description

Established in 1993, the Lloyd F. Moss Free Clinic provides a vital service to the Fredericksburg community by providing basic health care services to a diverse mix of people who share the common need for access to affordable comprehensive health care. The Clinic serves as a "medical home" to these individuals and families and provides a range of primary and preventive health care services --

  • Primary, non-emergency medical care
  • Specialty medical care
  • Limited dental care
  • Laboratory and radiology services offered in cooperation with Mary Washington Healthcare and Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center
  • Referrals to medical specialists and community resources
  • Non-narcotic prescription medications
  • Health education and promotion

The Clinic provides a vital human service that everyone can relate to -- getting health care. With the numbers of uninsured persons growing and health care costs climbing, the Clinic provides a critical life-sustaining service delivery system for people in need in our community.

The Clinic is a privately operated non-profit organization, deeply rooted in our community and governed by local citizens and leaders representing a cross-section of our area.

The Clinic sets a standard of excellence in providing quality services, collaborating with other agencies, and seeking partnerships to expand the services available for members of the Fredericksburg community. Volunteers remain the heart and soul of the Lloyd F. Moss Free Clinic.

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WHERE

1301 Sam Perry BoulevardFredericksburg, VA 22401

(38.30912,-77.48292)
 

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