(803) 765-1503

Patient Information: The Free Medical Clinic

Eligibility to receive services

To receive services, a person needs to meet two criteria:

  1. No health insurance - no Medicare, Medicaid or private health insurance
  2. Household income at or below 138% of the federal poverty level*

The 2017 federal poverty level is defined as:

  • $1,367/month - 1 person
  • $1,842/month - 2 people
  • $2,316/month - 3 people
  • $2,800/month - 4 people

What you Need to Bring

Individuals need to bring:

  1. Proof of household income (tax return, W-2 statement, pay stubs, earnings letter for social security or disability, UCB-104A form, IRS 4506-T form, most recent bank statement or letter from church, family, etc.)
  2. Patient identification and social security number: Picture ID, valid drivers license, visa, or passport, and Social Security card

Claiming a Patient Slot

Patient slots are limited and vary on a daily basis. Please arrive early enough to claim a slot for the day - most patients arrive by 7 am. If you are given an afternoon slot, you will be allowed to leave and come back after the Clinic's lunch break for your slot.

Hours of Operation

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 1 PM
Saturday &amp Sunday: Closed

Services provided:

  • Primary care
  • Limited on-site specialty care (10 specialties)
  • Medications & Diabetic supplies
  • Patient Education
  • Referral to laboratory, x-ray & diagnostic testing
  • Referral to specialty care (24 specialties)

Services not provided:

  • Pregnancy testing
  • Abortions
  • Birth control services
  • Routine eye exams
  • Immunizations
  • Health care to pregnant women
  • Physicals/second opinions
  • Treatment for Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Treatment for Hepatitis
  • Dental Services

If you have questions, please call 803-765-1503.