Licensed medical professionals in the military are offering free medical care to western Kentucky residents. The Paducah Sun reports the program ‘Innovative Readiness Training’ provides medical screening, non-emergency medical treatment, minor lab tests, optometry exams, and free glasses. The program will begin taking patients next week in Mayfield.
It wrapped up a deployment in Martin Tennessee on July 17th where more than 32 hundred patients received services. The mission is part of a partnership with the Delta Regional Authority and the Department of Defense.