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    Programs that use specially equipped mobile vehicles to deliver basic health care services to vulnerable and/or remote populations that are unable to access a community health care facility. The mobile clinics make scheduled stops in different neighborhoods and offer a wide variety of services which may include general physical examinations, pediatric services, health screening, vision screening, flu shots, childhood immunizations, laboratory services, WIC certification, STD screening and treatment, family planning services, pregnancy testing and treatment for minor illnesses. Included are street medicine programs that use outreach workers to seek out and provide primary health care services for unsheltered homeless people living on the streets, under bridges, in abandoned buildings or wherever else they stay.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Children's Hospital Ronald McDonald Mobile Care Site - Allegheny County Family CourthouseOffers adolescent health care, asthma care, hearing and vision screenings, immunizations, referrals for specialty care, routine physical exams, sick child visits, well-child and infant care. AlleghenyChildren's Hospital Ronald McDonald Mobile Care SitesChildren's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    Children's Hospital Ronald McDonald Mobile Care Site - DuquesneOffers adolescent health care, asthma care, hearing and vision screenings, immunizations, referrals for specialty care, routine physical exams, sick child visits, well-child and infant care.AlleghenyChildren's Hospital Ronald McDonald Mobile Care SitesChildren's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    Cornerstone Care - Outreach & Mobile Services ServiceSchool based mobile dental services for Head Start programs and school districts in southwestern PA. Provides school based health related education services, such as oral health education programming. Sponsor of the Smile for Life Oral Health Outreach Program providing mobile dental services and school based oral health education. Sponsor of the Dancing with a Pink Ribbon Breast Health Outreach Program providing free breast cancer screenings.GreeneCornerstone Care - Outreach & Mobile ServicesCornerstone Care Greensboro (Corporate HQ)
    Montgomery County Emergency Services - Mobile Crisis Intervention ServiceOur Mobile Crisis Intervention Service (MCIS) provides community based services to all who are at risk of hospitalization. The service is designed to assist in the resolution of behavioral health crises in the community, prevent hospitalization and promote stability and to educate the community on mental health issues. The Mobile Crisis team also provides follow-up case management services to clients on an as needed basis. Visit http://www.mces.org/pages/crisisint_mobile.htm to download the Mobile Crisis Intervention Service brochure. Our work includes: - Community Outreach: We conduct outreaches to individuals who are experiencing a crisis. Staff has a caseload of clients they follow and assist in the community with medication, treatment and finances. - Crisis Intervention/Conflict Resolution: We assist clients in resolving crisis and conflict to promote community stabilization. - Assessment: During an outreach, clients are assessed for the appropriate level of care as indicated by the severity of the crisis. - Mobile Medical Service: A Registered Nurse provides medical support, evaluation and medication as directed by one of our physicians. - Referral: We work closely with all community agencies and have referral agreements with these agencies. - Follow-Up Counseling: We monitor an individual’s status after the resolution of a crisis.MontgomeryMontgomery County Emergency Service - Montgomery; NorristownMontgomery County Emergency Services
    Pittsburgh Mercy Family Health Center - Mobile Medical Unit - Glen HazelAssists individuals in accessing needed health and human services. Primary care for adults and children who are in need of primary care, urgent and routine appointments, as well as individuals who are homeless.AlleghenyPittsburgh Mercy Family Health Center - Mobile Medical UnitPittsburgh Mercy Health System
    Pittsburgh Mercy Family Health Center - Mobile Medical Unit - North SideAssists individuals in accessing needed health and human services. Primary care for adults and children who are in need of primary care, urgent and routine appointments, as well as individuals who are homeless.AlleghenyPittsburgh Mercy Family Health Center - Mobile Medical UnitPittsburgh Mercy Health System
    Pittsburgh Mercy Family Health Center - Mobile Medical Unit - North Side (OS)Assists individuals in accessing needed health and human services. Primary care services are offered first come, first serve. Appointments and insurance are not necessary. Mental health referrals and links to services. We also distribute food, water, clothing, socks, and personal hygiene items.AlleghenyPittsburgh Mercy Family Health Center - Mobile Medical UnitPittsburgh Mercy Health System
    Pittsburgh Mercy Family Health Center - Mobile Medical Unit - WilkinsburgAssists individuals in accessing needed health and human services. Primary care for adults and children who are in need of primary care, urgent and routine appointments, as well as individuals who are homeless.AlleghenyPittsburgh Mercy Family Health Center - Mobile Medical UnitPittsburgh Mercy Health System
    Pittsburgh Mercy Health Center - Mobile Medical Unit - DowntownAssists individuals in accessing needed health and human services. Primary care for adults and children who are in need of primary care, urgent and routine appointments, as well as individuals who are homeless.AlleghenyPittsburgh Mercy Family Health Center - Mobile Medical UnitPittsburgh Mercy Health System
    Pittsburgh Mercy Health Center - Mobile Medical Unit - Hill DistrictAssists individuals in accessing needed health and human services. Primary care for adults and children who are in need of primary care, urgent and routine appointments, as well as individuals who are homeless.AlleghenyPittsburgh Mercy Family Health Center - Mobile Medical UnitPittsburgh Mercy Health System
    Pittsburgh Mercy Health Center - Mobile Medical Unit - McKeesportAssists individuals in accessing needed health and human services. Primary care services are offered first come, first serve. Appointments and insurance are not necessary. Mental health referrals and links to services. We also distribute food, water, clothing, socks, and personal hygiene items.AlleghenyPittsburgh Mercy Family Health Center - Mobile Medical UnitPittsburgh Mercy Health System
    Rendu Services Mobile Health VanProvides mobile health services and educational materialsFayetteMobile Health VanRendu Services

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