More than 1,000 patients a year make their way to the doctors and dentists at Friends in Need, a Kingsport clinic that serves the working uninsured at little to no cost. They take pride in not only providing affordable medical and dental treatment, but also in establishing the kind of ongoing doctor-patient relationships that improve health outcomes. “Normally at clinics, people show up when they are in pain; it’s an urgent care approach,” says Bruce Sites, president of Friends in Need. “In the past year, we have enforced a continuing care policy, so that all involved in a patient encounter try to get at the root cause of any medical or dental problem.” Somebody who comes in to see a […]
Friends in Need provides on-site primary care and dental care, as well as referrals to other volunteer physicians and professionals for specialized care to the working uninsured.
Friends in Need Healthcare, Inc.
1105 West Stone Drive
Kingsport, TN 37660