The value of medicines and services provided clinic patients in 2011 was $10,457,348. In addition, our Med-Aid program provided medications to non-clinic patients which was valued at $4.59 million.
Cost per Medical Visit at the clinic in 2011
Total Expenses ($1,222,440) divided by No. of Visits (19,170) = $63.77 (Av. Cost per visit*)
*The average patient also receives, at no charge, medicines at each visit valued at $316.55
(Average Wholesale Price)
*The above average cost per visit includes medicines, lab tests, x-rays/ultrasounds, physical therapy, and all other services. It does not the value of medication provided patients through our Med-Aid office.
According to the North Carolina Association of Free Clinics, our Return on Investment was 11.66 to 1 in 2011 ($11.66 returned for every $1 invested) for CCC. Also according to the North Carolina Association of Free Clinics, the average return on investment for North Carolina Free Clinics in 2011 was 6.54 to 1.