Letter: Remote Area Medical Clinic supporters receive thank you

Apr. 01, 2013 @ 06:51 PM

Editor:

Sevier County’s Remote Area Medical Clinic was held at Pigeon Forge High School on March 9 and 10. On behalf of the Sevier County Remote Area Medical Clinic’s Planning Committee, we would like to thank the community for their support and service.

The clinic was a huge success, serving 698 patients with 743 services rendered and the total value of care equaling $201,939. The clinic would not have been possible without volunteers. There were 223 volunteers representing several states.

The committee would like to thank the following supporting partners and local providers who were able to donate their time or in-kind donations. In addition to the individuals listed below numerous volunteers also assisted in triage, set-up, breakdown, registration and clinical areas.

A&A Party Rentals, Baptist Disaster Relief, Bluff Mountain Realty Inc., Chick-fil-A Sevierville, Collier Restaurant Group, Douglas Cooperative Inc., Eye Designs Optical, First Baptist Church of Sevierville, Food City Sevierville, Great Cabins In The Smokies, Girling Health Care, Helen Ross McNabb Center, Holiday Inn Pigeon Forge, Keep Sevier Beautiful, Kroger Pigeon Forge, Kroger Sevierville, Lazy Bear Inn Hotel Pigeon Forge, LeConte Medical Center, Local Interpreters, Mountain Star Masonic Lodge #197, Mountain Hope Good Shepherd Clinic, NAPA Auto Parts of Gatlinburg & Sevierville, Ogles Repair Company Sevierville, Olive Garden Sevierville, Office of Gealon A. Thomas DDS PLLC, Pigeon Forge Fire Department, Pigeon Forge High School, Pigeon Forge Rotary Club, Reed David DDS PC, Remote Area Medical, RiverStone Resort & Spa Pigeon Forge, Sunset Cottage Pigeon Forge, Sevier County Sevier County Family Resource Center, Sevier County Health Improvement Council, Sevierville Sunrise Rotary Club, Sign Master Inc., SmartBank, Smoky Mountain Family Matters, Sunset Cottage, Tennessee State Bank, Tennessee State Guard, Tri-County Portables, Van Moore OD, Walgreens Pigeon Forge, Wal-Mart, William Pippin DDS, Whispering Pines Condominiums Pigeon Forge and Willow Brook Lodge, Pigeon Forge

To learn more about Remote Area Medical and their mission visit www.ramusa.org.

Garnet Angelos

LeConte Medical Center