Student-run medical free clinics are becoming a way for students to engage and serve their local communities while improving and growing their own professional skills.
National Honor Society recognizes PT students committed to serving their community.
Firsthand accounts of running a student-run PT clinic from students at Widener University.
Physical therapy students discuss pro bono care in student-run clinics at Widener University.
Recently published in The Journal of the American Physical Therapy Association
The Chester Community Physical Therapy Clinic and Widener were featured in a recent Philadelphia Inquirer Article.
The Chester Community Physical Therapy Clinic (clinic) is a student-led pro bono clinic that provides physical therapy services to uninsured and underinsured community members. The purposes of this administrative case report are to describe the creation and implementation of a student-led pro bono clinic model designed to meet student and community needs and to consider its potential for sustainability.