After a hiatus caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Ascension Saint Thomas is bringing back its Medical Mission at Home event from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 29, at the Nashville Fairgrounds.
Residents of Davidson County and the surrounding counties are invited to attend the event to receive free medical care, health screenings, behavioral health services, dental care and oral hygiene services, follow-up appointments and referrals, prescriptions at no cost, vision services, hearing screenings, foot washing, and spiritual care.
No insurance or payment is required and language interpreters will be available. The first 200 registrants will have the opportunity to request specific time slots at this link: https://redcap.ascension.org/tnnas/surveys/?s=3EJTY7AD7LD9W4WP&_ga=2.94724506.728347901.1678741605-1452396416.1670342988 , while all others will receive care on a first come-first served basis.
Ascension Saint Thomas is partnering with various community organizations to provide the services.
The event volunteers will include physicians, nurses, pharmacists, chaplains and other members of the Ascension Saint Thomas community. Participating organizations include:
• Catholic Charities, Diocese of Nashville
• Hispanic Family Foundation
• Hope Smiles
• Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center
• Metro Nashville Public Health Department
• Metropolitan Social Services
• New Beginnings
• One Generation
• Premier Radiology
• Results Physiotherapy
• Room in the Inn
• Soles for Souls
• Tennessee Family and Children’s Services
• Tennessee Health Care Campaign
• Tennessee Justice Center