Mobile Medical Unit to Visit Wheeling, Weirton
West Virginia Northern Community College will host a Community Medical Mobile Unit on its Wheeling and Weirton campuses for five dates in the coming months. The mobile unit provides an array of services for both men and women, including testing for sexually transmitted diseases, annual exams, birth control, emergency contraception, pregnancy tests, breast exams and more.
Services will be available from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. on the Wheeling Campus on Sept. 11, Oct. 9, Nov. 6 and Dec. 11, and the Weirton Campus on Oct. 3.
The mobile unit is available to students or community members. Services will be free or low-cost depending on income level. People can schedule an appointment ahead of time with a nurse practitioner, or walk-ins will be accepted as the schedule permits. The Community Mobile Medical Unit is available through a partnership between Cornerstone Care and Adagio Health. There is no residency requirements for services. Anyone interested in scheduling an appointment can call 724-705-3195.
West Virginia Northern Community College is a two-year comprehensive community college accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Founded in 1972, WVNCC offers transfer degrees and programs in the Liberal Arts, Career-Technical and Community and Continuing Education on three campuses including New Martinsville, Weirton and Wheeling.