MEDICATION ASSISTED TREATMENT Clinician Amy Kittredge and Dr. Will Porter confer in Mountain Health Center’s mobile medical van, which offers a variety of health care services to area residents with transportation barriers. The van can accommodate six people at one time and currently sets up shop in the St. Mary’s School parking lot in Middlebury.
Independent photo/John S. McCright
MIDDLEBURY — Mountain Health Center is based in Bristol, but its reach and care extends well into Middlebury, thanks to a mobile medical van stationed every Tuesday and Thursday in the parking lot of the former St. Mary’s Catholic School building off Shannon Street.
Dr. Will Porter is in the driver’s seat of the new service, with two essential colleagues riding shotgun — medication assisted treatment Clinician Amy Kittredge and Medical Assistant Kelly O’Keefe. The trio hit the road last August and have been seeing as many as 25 patients from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on each of the two days they spend...