Ronald McDonald Care Mobile
In accordance with recently issued regulations due to the coronavirus and with our community’s health and safety in mind, the Care Mobile has temporarily closed effective 3/18/20.
We are closely monitoring this situation as it continues to evolve and will share updates on our website and through our schedulers as conditions change to advise on when we are able to re-open.
Our number one priority is the health and safety of our patients, our community and our staff members. Thank you for your understanding and stay well.
Call 911 if you have a medical emergency: If you have a medical emergency and need to call 911, notify the operator that you have or think you might have COVID-19. If possible, put on a facemask before medical help arrives.
Please visit the following links about the coronavirus.
What to Do if You Are Sick
Care Mobile Schedulers line: 508-334-6073
The UMass Memorial Ronald McDonald Care Mobile provides preventive medical and dental services to people without health or dental insurance on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10 different community sites. In addition to providing on-the-spot medical care, the staff works to connect children and their families to primary care physicians and other providers, as well as help them enroll in appropriate insurance programs. See our 2020 schedule.
Complete with medical and dental exam rooms and a lab, the mobile unit is staffed with:
- Nurse practitioners
- Community outreach workers
- Dental hygienist
Medical: Physical exams for children, adolescents and adults, sports physicals, immunizations, lab tests, blood pressure tests, health education, vision referrals, hearing tests and care for serious or ongoing illnesses
Dental: Dental health care, sealants, dental cleaning
Our Community Support
Through the generosity of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern New England, Inc., as well as the UMass Memorial Neonatal Fund, Verizon Wireless, Greater Worcester Community Foundation, The Albert Rice Foundation, Fallon OrNda and individual donors, UMass Memorial Medical Center launched the nation's first Ronald McDonald Mobile Care Unit during summer 2000.