COVID Testing in Mobile Clinics

Charity Name
Medical Teams International

CFC Zone

Charity Type

CFC Number
11469

Cause Area

Transcript

[music plays]
[Large van sits in parking lot and text appears over “In March 2020, Medical Teams pivoted one Mobile Dental van to start mobile COVID testing clinics.]
[Workers in face masks and gloves package testing kits in front of one van.]
Narrator: During the COVID pandemic, things are going to change. And I think that we're going to branch out.
[Women in PPE goes over information with a patient sitting in a chair under a white, folding tent.]
Narrator: We're going to pivot to more healthcare,
I think it's all about access to healthcare and helping our neighbors.
[Fredda Smith, Mobile Dental Clinic Manager, addresses camera, seated in a healthcare office.]
Smith: Whenever I've done any volunteer work through Medical Teams International, the gratitude is amazing…
[Medical workers in PPE stand beside cars to talk with occupants.]
Smith: ...because this is a very scary pandemic and I think that the general public is fearful.
It's important that we just support them and let them know 'we're not alone.'
[Medical worker stands in front of clinic van holding a package of supplies. Talks with someone off camera.]
Smith: Think that it's very important for us as human beings and as children of God to really help fellow man.
[Text over scenes of Medical Teams International Dental Clinic van parked and workers talking to patients on the sidewalk.]
Text: Since beginning COVID testing, we continue to go where we are needed most. We are grateful we are not alone in this fight. Thanks to supporters like you, this vital work is possible.
[Graphic of Medical Teams International logo beside text “Act. Heal. Love” and website www.medicalteams.org]