The MAVEN Project's Mission to Improve Access to Healthcare

 

Excerpt from The MAVEN Project’s Mission to Improve Access to Healthcare by MedTech Boston:

According to the CDC, over 28 million Americans are uninsured, and approximately 70 million Americans are covered by Medicaid. There is a growing, unmet need for access to specialists and primary care doctors in medically underserved communities. The MAVEN Project is on a mission to change this...

The MAVEN Project began recruiting retired and semi-retired physician volunteers from medical school alumni associations across the country. They currently represent volunteers from 25 leading medical schools. Currently, physician volunteers provide services to clinics in California, Florida, Massachusetts and New York...

Clinic primary care providers such as Dr. David Goldschmid have commented that MAVEN Project physician volunteers are “direct, practical and academic at the same time, very clear, and obviously experienced.” Dr. Alex Yi a MAVEN Project cardiologist physician volunteer states that “often it isn’t a matter of going to a local cardiologist or going to The MAVEN Project. It’s often nothing or The MAVEN Project.”

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