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Important updates about our free community health center services; volunteer and donor spotlights; health articles of interest, and upcoming events.

Blackbaud Features BIFMC in NonProfit Video Campaign

Categories: Home Feature, News
Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic was featured recently as a part of a video campaign produced by cloud software company Blackbaud. The campaign is geared towards other growing nonprofits, including both Blackbaud customers and prospects. Last fall, Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic launched a new, user-friendly website designed to help patients and volunteers learn more about …

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Skim Health 2.24.17

Categories: News, Other, Skim Health
Top health articles of interest circulating in the media this week, 2.24.17. When it comes to sustaining weight loss once achieved, a new study suggests that special programs designed for maintenance are critical for helping people keep pounds off. Through regular contact and support with an expert who discussed weight loss plans and the positive …

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Dr. Kateryna Shaforost Featured in Volunteer Spotlight

Categories: News, Volunteer Spotlight
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 kept healthy due to the commitment …

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BIFMC Community Pillar Profile: Dr. Victor Agusta

Categories: BIFMC Pillar Profiles, Home Feature, News
While Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic counts its blessings to receive the voluntary time and dedication of a physician like Dr. Victor Agusta, he is fact is one of those rare humble spirits who considers the pleasure to be all his. “If the Clinic is the miracle,” wrote Barbara Burgess once for the Seabrook community …

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