Physician-assistant trainees care for Tacoma’s downtrodden

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Physician-assistant trainees care for Tacoma’s downtrodden

Community service attending to a population much on its feet

Since 2014, the physician assistant students of the MEDEX Northwest Tacoma site have sponsored a homeless health project in partnership with Urban Grace Church. The objectives are simple: Healthcare professionals tend to the feet of people who spend much of their days walking on the streets. MEDEX students get to practice their skills and provide care to those most in need. A video offers intimate insight into individuals involved.