First Step Women's Center Launches New Mobile Medical Unit
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WRSP) —
The First Step Women's Center has launched their new mobile medical unit.
The unit will offer pregnancy testing and ultrasounds at no cost to women.
They also offer STD testing at a low cost.
The services will be provided by a registered nurse as well as other staff, and no appointment is required.
The center said this service is vital to the community.
“We have a brick and mortar facility on North Grand Avenue, and we've been there eight and a half years, but we really felt that we needed to be out in the community to be more readily accessible to our patients,” said founder and executive director of First Step Women’s Center, Debbie Shutlz. “That was about six years ago and that dream became a reality just this year,”
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