Dr. Rutledge, a family medicine physician at the Fort HealthCare Jefferson clinic for twenty-nine years, is the full-time Medical Director at the Rock River Free Clinic. The free clinic cares for those with no health insurance.
As a Family Medicine physician, Dr. Rutledge provides care for most of the health problems a person encounters over a lifetime. When more in-depth care is needed for specific problems, we can help direct and coordinate your care with a specialist.
Throughout its years of operation, the clinic has operated on a limited basis with volunteer clinicians and support staff. Dr. Rutledge’s full-time commitment helps the Rock River Free Clinic Board reach its goal of adding more regular physician services to this invaluable program.