SOAR Media Features and Volunteer Perspective

Media Features: Record Courier and OAFC SOAR SRFC is getting lots of attention lately! Two reporters, Kellie Maile of the Record Courier and Emily Odle of the OAFC, came to check out the clinic. They were impressed with the enthusiasm and hard work of our volunteers! The Record Courier featured a wonderful front page article about […]

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Live Well Stark County

On February 1, 2017 John Hill, Haley Coleman, Erin Ohliger, and Dr. John Boltri from SOAR SRFC were invited to present at the Live Well Stark County meeting. The meeting was a great way to market SOAR SRFC, share ideas, and hear suggestions from a coalition that is working hard to improve the health of Stark […]

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AAFP: Our New Supporter

The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) Foundation serves as the philanthropic arm of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Its mission is to advance the values of Family Medicine by promoting humanitarian, educational and scientific initiatives that improve the health of all people. The AAFP Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization and supports more than […]

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Student Interview and Volunteer Pointers from MTM

Student Interview Allie Garrett, first-year medical student What did you learn as a volunteer? “Given that I’m just a first-year medical student, I have very little practical knowledge for a clinical setting. With that being said, the pharmacy and medical students on my clinical team were extremely patient with me and taught me a lot of […]

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Community Outreach 2016 Review

Education A Vitals Training Workshop was held in the early fall for students to practice taking blood pressure, pulse, and respiration rate. They are working with the Clinic Education Chair to compile lectures for morning rounds on the day of Primary Care Clinic days. The Education Team also has several sessions scheduled at the local […]

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OutReach Development and Fundraising 2016 Review

Fundraising: Fourth Annual Casino Night Our Fourth Annual Casino Night was held November 18th in the New Center Ballroom. We raised a total of $1,519 for the SOAR Student-Run Free Clinic. We sold a total of 188 tickets and had 54 prizes donated. All this was made possible by our 34 planning and donation volunteers and […]

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SOAR Clinic 2016 Review

Happy New Years from the OutReach and SOAR SRFC team! Thank you to all our volunteers for a wonderful fall semester! We couldn’t have done it without you! The clinic opened September 17th, 2016. We are open for one Primary Care Clinic (PCC) day and one Medication Therapy Management (MTM) day per month. We offer […]

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