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Ambulatory medical care

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Scope Note: Use for: Ambulatory care; Walking patient care; Outpatient care.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Out-Patient Clinic of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, 1908

Identifier: B002.04.0339.0004.00001

Men, women and children wait in the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) out-patient clinic. Six nurses in the room attend to the patients. One boy is weighed by a nurse. The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish workingmen along with the support of several leading physicians and rabbis in Denver, Colorado. It was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside of Denver.

Dates: 1908