jim withers

jim withers bw

[pittsburgh, pa]

intro’d to Jim via nationswell.

his known as the street doctor….

Making House Calls, To People Without Homes

Jim penned the term – street medicine.

and founded operation safety net:

operation safety net

more on operation safety net:

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Operation Safety Net (OSN) is a Street Medicine program in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. OSN was founded when Dr. Jim Withers and Mike Sallows began to make “house calls” together at night under the bridges, along the river banks and in the abandoned buildings of Pittsburgh.


Jim on twitter:

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