iFM TLC Coordinator VISTA - FT
The TLC Coordinator VISTA member will build the capacity of iFM Community Medicine by developing and implementing procedures and systems for at-risk youth in the St. Louis metro area. As a result of the VISTA member’s service, at-risk youth will learn about renal health, more youth will be engaged and receive medical follow up if they test out of normal range in basic health markers, and develop procedures and systems for educating, testing and following up with youth. Kidney TLC’s focus is to education at-risk youth on renal health especially those living in poverty, those who are homeless and those who are at-risk of homelessness.
iFM Community Medicine IFM Community Medicine lives their mission by taking healthcare services directly to points of need in the community, overcoming access barriers related to cost, transportation, language and trust. Their unique programs and collaborative partnerships with schools, shelters and other social service organizations break down barriers to quality health care by bringing primary and preventative services to the points of most need in our community.