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Published in Media Alerts on May 09, 2012 (PDF)

Major donation by Health Management Associates to aid Jackson Free Clinic renovation

By Jack Mazurak

What: Executives from Health Management Associates and its Jackson-area hospitals will present a donation to the student-run Jackson Free Clinic. University of Mississippi Medical Center students will accept the donation.  A photo and B-roll tour of the construction-ready clinic will follow the presentation.

When: Thursday, May 10, at 11:45 a.m.

Where: Jackson Free Clinic, 925 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.

Directions: Take Fortification Street westbound, cross Bailey Avenue and make an immediate left on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. The clinic will be on your right.

Why: The funds will help the clinic double its size during a renovation beginning next month, which will increase the number of patients it can serve. The expansion will also allow the offering of new services including dental, occupational therapy and physical therapy.