Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Health Services

Purpose

To provide health screenings to various refugee populations throughout the Greater Philadelphia area.

What We Do

The Health Services Committee of Refugee Health Partners provides health screenings to various refugee populations throughout the Greater Philadelphia area. In the past, we have provided Blood Glucose Screening, Blood Pressure Screening, Vision Screening, and Flu Shots at the health fairs we hold. Additionally, the Health Services Committee runs the Pharmacy at RHP’s monthly student run clinics, which provides free clinical exams to uninsured refugees.

Leadership

Ivy Le
Health Services Co-Chair

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Erin Jennings
Health Services Co-Chair

Brittany Tschaen
Health Services Co-Chair

PROJECTS

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  • Partnered with various refugee communities to provide free screenings and health education to hundreds of refugees.
  • Pharmacy/Education station at Clinics.
  • RHP Clinical Skills Training Course.
  • Potential future expansion of testing at Health Fairs.