About MetroWest Free Medical Program- Framingham
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Women's health care
Low cost prescription glasses
Prescriptions for medications
Referrals for labs and x-rays
Social Services and screening for resources and referrals
Mental Health screening and referrals
Application assistance for health insurance
The MetroWest Free Medical Program offers free medical care to those who are uninsured and underinsured in the MetroWest communities. Volunteer physicians, nurses, social workers, health educators, interpreters and other volunteers come together to offer evening clinic sessions at our sites in Sudbury and Framingham, making health care services accessible to all who need them.
Provide general medical and specialty care for physical and mental health services;
Support patients with access to prescription medications
Assist with health insurance applications,
Offer health education, and
Make referrals to other health organizations for diagnostic services and specialty care.
Programs are available at no cost to anyone who needs help connecting with a doctor and health insurance. Serves adults and children in MetroWest and Greater Boston communities.
Since this is a sliding fee scale clinic, we have provided the Federal Poverty Guidelines below. Visit the MetroWest Free Medical Program- Framingham website listed above to see what the level is needed for free care.
Federal Poverty Guidelines for 2022
|Persons In Family Household||Poverty Guideline Salary per year|
For Households with more than 8 persons, add $4,480 for each additional person.
*Alaska and Hawaii have different rates for HUD federal poverty guidelines.
These numbers above represent 100% of the Federal Poverty Rate. In order to get reduced or free services from some clinics, they use a sliding fee scale based on your income.When they use a sliding fee scale, the 100% rate can be different than 100%. In those cases, using for example a 200% federal poverty level, you will only need double the 100% number listed above to 200%.
COVID-19 Information for Patients
Contact your healthcare provider by phone before coming to a clinic or hospital if you meet the following criteria:
- Symptoms such as fever, cough or shortness of breath, fatigue, headache
- Symptoms such as muscle or body aches, loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose.
- Contact with someone with confirmed COVID-19 within 14 days of onset of systems
Mild Covid Symptoms
- Low-grade fever (approx 100 degrees Fahrenheit for adults)
- Nasal congestion
- Runny nose
- Mild, dry cough
- Mild body aches
Moderate Covid Symptoms
- Fever above 100.4 F
- Persistent cough
- Temporary shortness of breath when you exert yourself
- Exhaustion, need to stay in bed
Severe Covid Symptoms
- Constant trouble breathing
- Persistent chest pain or pressure
- Trouble staying awake
- Blue lips or face