Clinic Featured in ‘The Post & Courier’ Article

Categories: News, Non-Profit
Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic was recently featured in The Post & Courier on Monday, September 4, 2017. The health section top story, “This free clinic on Johns Island sees 350 patients per month. Most people don’t know it’s there,” written by journalist Mary Katherine Wildeman, underscored the constant yet quiet workings of Free Clinic physicians, nurses …

Read More

Dear Nurse Wanda: When the Shoe’s on the Other Foot

Categories: Blog, Dear Nurse Wanda
Charleston Cares Guest Blogger, Wanda Lefler, RN, is the Nurse Manager at Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic. Each month, she will offer her insight into patient care, health management – and the art of listening. If you have a medical question for Nurse Wanda, please e-mail your questions to nursemanager.bifmc@gmail.com. Dear Nurse Wanda: How can …

Read More

Where Can I Find the Cheapest Prescription Drugs?

Categories: Blog, Common Concerns
Filling your prescriptions- especially when treating chronic illness – can put a significant dent in your monthly budget.  Mary Bull, Patient Resource Coordinator at Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic  – a free clinic based outside of Charleston, SC – lives up to her name when it comes to finding the cheapest prescription drugs on the …

Read More

Dear Nurse Wanda: The Art of Listening

Categories: Blog, Dear Nurse Wanda
Charleston Cares Guest Blogger, Wanda Lefler, RN, is the Nurse Manager at Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic. Each month, she will offer her insight into patient care, health management – and the art of listening. If you have a medical question for Nurse Wanda, please e-mail your questions to nursemanager.bifmc@gmail.com. Dear Nurse Wanda: You must …

Read More

Dr. Jim Hayes Featured in Charleston’s ‘Healthlinks’ Magazine

Categories: Home Feature, News
Dr. Jim Hayes, Board of Directors Chair and volunteer physician for Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic, was featured recently in the May/June edition of Charleston’s Healthlinks Magazine. The piece, entitled “Doctors Who Give Back” by Anne Toole, highlighted the doctors who “make a difference in their patients’ lives every day” by contributing to their own community. Dr. Hayes, …

Read More