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Wellness Van Offers Mobile Outreach for the Uninsured

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SNOW HILL, Md.- The Lower Shore Health Insurance Assistance Program has an extensive outreach and education campaign planned that officials say will reach hundreds of uninsured residents in Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester counties in November.

October was a successful month of creating public awareness through pharmacy events, presentations to local organizations, and even the Maryland Health Connection bus outreach tour. November will continue to utilize these avenues of outreach, but expand to include the use of Peninsula Regional Medical Center's Wagner Wellness Van for mobile outreach events.

During November, staff will provide outreach, education, and enrollment opportunities for the public at the following confirmed locations:

  • Tuesday, Nov. 5- Rite Aid Pharmacy, Berlin, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Nov. 5- Rite Aid Pharmacy, Pocomoke, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Nov. 6- Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, Princess Anne, 6-7 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 9- North Salisbury Walmart, 8 a.m.- Noon
  • Tuesday, Nov. 12- Rite Aid, West Ocean City, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Thursday,Nov. 14- UMES, Student Services Center Princess Anne, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 16 - Berlin Wal-Mart, 1-5 p.m.
  • Monday, Nov. 18- Apple Drug Pharmacy, Berlin, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.
  • Monday, Nov. 18- Apple Drug Pharmacy, Fruitland, Noon - 8 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Nov. 19- Karemore Pharmacy, Princess Anne, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 23- Pocomoke Wal-Mart, 1-5 p.m.
  • Monday, Nov. 25- Peninsula Pharmacy, Salisbury, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 30- Fruitland Wal-Mart, 1-5 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 30- Marion Pharmacy, Crisfield, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Interested candidates can feel free to stop by one of these events to learn more about our program, or stay tuned for more events in upcoming months.

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