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Remote Area Medical Clinics To Expand Services

The organizers of a well-attended free care clinics plan to increase their operations in Virginia. Remote Area Medical founder Stan Brock is set to announce an increased presence…in a political setting today at the state capitol. RAM’s multi-day clinics in Southwest Virginia often draw thousands of low income residents in need of free dental care, eyeglasses and medical procedures. Set to join Brock today at the capitol news conference are members of Governor McCauliffe’s administration. The new Democratic governor is pushing to expand Medicaid eligibility to as many as 400 thousand low income residents setting up a showdown over the state’s budget.