Entries by 4qnj6

Sometimes a Pill is not Needed

The Importance of Conversation As a volunteer physician in Merci Clinic, I am allowed to spend as much time as needed with each patient. Unlike general private practice which requires 16 to 20 patients a day to reach my quota with insurance premiums, in this clinic setting there is usually ample time to work through […]

December Volunteer of the Month

December VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH Every time a volunteer donates hours at the clinic, he/she is encouraged to place his/her name on a paper and put it into the “Star Jar” located near the volunteer log in book. At the first staff meeting of each month, a member of the staff draws a name from […]

MERCI Clinic, Here to Serve

by Priscilla Miller, Executive Director This year, 2016, is the 20th anniversary of the establishment of MERCI Clinic that provides primary medical care for adults from Craven, Jones and Pamlico counties who are of lesser income, without benefit of health insurance or are ineligible for Affordable Care coverage. Throughout the years, MERCI Clinic has evolved […]

Food & Wine Pairing at Cravin’ Wine

Open to all volunteers, staff and spouses! Save the date for January 29th at Cravin’ Wine. This event has limited seating (max 26), so please let us know by January 15th if you are able to come. Cost is $25/person. Contact Cilla Miller