The St. Peter Community Free Clinic is a free clinic serving people from the St. Peter area who are uninsured or who live at less than 250% of the Federal Poverty level and cannot afford healthcare premiums.
The mission of the St. Peter Community Free Clinic is to improve overall health of the St. Peter area by providing basic primary healthcare, mental healthcare, and general health education to the people we serve.
The St. Peter Community Free Clinic opened on May 16, 2019, after study and engagement with community partners including the St. Peter Area Food Shelf. We collaborate with the Mayo Clinic Mankato Family Medicine Residency Program to provide resident physician staffing in addition to volunteer physicians.
The St. Peter Community Free Clinic is open every Thursday evening from 5-8 pm. The clinic offers appointments and also sees patients on a walk-in basis.
To be eligible for services at St. Peter Community Free Clinic patients must:
PHYSICIAN SPECIALTIES NEEDED
Family Medicine. The St. Peter Community Free Clinic also utilizes MD and DO volunteers who are willing to see assigned patients and precept resident physicians and medical students who work at the clinic.
PREFERRED TIME COMMITMENT
Tuesday evenings, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Regular shifts could be scheduled, monthly, or even quarterly, and could begin as late as 6 p.m.
201 South 3rd Street
St. Peter, MN 56082
Thursday evenings, 5-8 p.m.
REQUIREMENTS FOR VOLUNTEERS
All volunteering physicians must hold a current Minnesota license in good standing.
PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY INSURANCE FOR VOLUNTEERS
Malpractice coverage can be obtained through state and federal programs.
Volunteer physicians operate completely from a paper chart. Physicians may either hand-write or dictate notes, which can be entered into the medical record by a qualified transcriptionist.
CONTACT FOR MORE INFORMATION
Carolyn Stelter, MD
St. Peter Community Free Clinic