Updates & News

RotaCare’s Monterey Clinic is celebrating 27 years of providing free medical care to uninsured residents in our community.

 

  • An estimated 45,000 – 50,000 residents of Monterey County are uninsured (per Dr. Chad Harris, June 17, 2021, Monterey Herald).

  • Our RotaCare Clinic provides telehealth visits weekly.  In-person examinations and wellness checks occur every-other week.

  • The volunteers continue to provide comprehensive medical care and specialty referrals; as well as, nutrition and physical therapy consults, and stress management counseling.

  • CHOMP generously provides laboratory and diagnostic testing at no charge.

  • We collaborate with community partners that provide reduced-cost services for specialty care.

  • For improved self-care and monitoring, we provide patients with free glucometers/diabetic supplies, weight scales, blood pressure monitors, and pedometers.

 

You can help continue this invaluable community resource through

 

  • Matching funds are available during the campaign November 10-December 31, 2022.

  • Click and donate online at https://montereycountygives.com/rotacare 

  • By check, made payable to the Community Foundation for Monterey County (or CFMC/MCGives!). Mail payment to the Community Foundation for Monterey County, Attn: MCGives! 2354 Garden Road, Monterey CA 93940. Include ‘RotaCare Monterey’ in the check memo line. 

  • Spread the news to friends and family; and post on your social media.

  • To volunteer, please contact the clinic at 831-333-6495

 

Thank you for helping us give the gift of health.

 

Sincerely,

 

Gregory Thompson MD, Medical Director

 

Claudia Mendivil MPH, Clinic Operations Manager

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