Serving more than 7,000 people in 2020, Care Ring experienced a tremendous amount of growth in response to the pandemic. The clinic saw a 10% increase in patient visits, Nurse-Family Partnership experienced a 13% increase in births, and thanks to the generosity of our medical community, Physicians Reach Out served 2,000 more patients that the prior year with $52M in donated care. In conjunction with these direct-care programs, Care Ring provided a sharp increase in case management services to address the non-clinical, socio-economic factors that affect health, including a 40% increase in referrals for food access.
This increased need for services continues to endure as a result of the financial distress experienced during the health crisis. With your continued support, we can ensure that anyone who comes to Care Ring seeking care will be get the help they need.