Grant Recipients
Grant Type: 

Charis Health Center

$15,300
Grant Amount: $50,000 and under
Grant Term: 1 Year
Feb 28 2013

 Established in 2008, Charis Health Center is a faith-based primary healthcare clinic that serves only medically uninsured residents of Wilson County, Tennessee. The grant requested in this application will be used to fund a Nurse Practitioner’s salary and payroll benefits. 50 out of 84 (60%) female patients with well women office visits will receive a free mammogram for preventative care by the end of grant period.  100 out of 150 (67%) chronically ill patients will receive affordable medication through the prescription assistance program by the end of grant period.   62 out of 95 (65%) patients with blood pressure at 140/80 or higher will have improved blood pressure readings by the end of the grant period.

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