Free Health Care in Wichita Saturday

Ascension Via Christi is gearing up for its Wichita Medical Mission at Home event on Saturday.
 
t's being held from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m at Mueller Aerospace Magnet Elementary School, located at 2500 E. 18th Street North.
 
It's a day of free healthcare focused on helping people who may not have access to health services or who are struggling financially.
 
Patients will be seen on a first come, first seen basis.
 
Health care professionals will be tests for everything from vision and hearing screenings to foot care.
 
"Free healthcare is really really important," said Ruth Hommertzheim. "This is not a health fair.  This is truly get to see in your eyes, in your nose. We'll be able to get down to what that person needs."
 
Staff said patients will be provided snacks, free groceries and other resources to help them have long-term success.
 
More information can be found at viachristi.org/medicalmission.
 
(courtesy of KSN.com)