Free & Low Cost Health Services Available In Henderson Today

Services Offered Until Noon At Morrell Park

Mitch Kelly
September 24, 2019 - 6:17 am

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LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT) - Touro University Nevada and the Southern Nevada Health District are teaming up with the City of Henderson to provide low-income residents with on-site healthcare services in the Morrell Park area once each month.

The partnership is designed to provide free medical care and low-cost immunizations for residents in need including seniors, adults and children.

The Touro Mobile Healthcare Clinic will be staffed by university faculty and physician assistants who will diagnose and treat a variety of ailments including sore throat and sinus infection, evaluate acute illness, practice wound care, and perform routine screenings. Participants will be treated on a first-come, first-served basis. No insurance is needed, and no I.D. is required. All ages are welcome.

A variety of low-cost immunizations administered by the Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD) will be available in Morrell Park the same day and include diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (DTaP); hepatitis A & B; meningococcal; polio virus (IPV); tetanus (Td); tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis (Tdap); measles, mumps and rubella (MMR); and chickenpox. Low-cost vaccines are available for residents who meet income eligibility requirements. Most insurances are accepted as well.

For more information about the Touro University Nevada Mobile Healthcare Clinic, including upcoming dates and locations, call 702-777-1771. For additional information about Southern Nevada Health District Immunizations, visit SNHD.info/mobile-clinic.