An uncon­ven­tional health office that has no walls was set up in the Main South neigh­bor­hood of Murray Avenue ear­lier this week.

Project Health Moves, a pro­gram of Health Inno­va­tions, which uses North­eastern Uni­ver­sity in Boston’s Health In Motion Van, camped out on the street all day Tuesday

The pro­gram brought 11 North­eastern nursing stu­dents, nurses and health edu­ca­tors to the neigh­bor­hood to pro­vide HIV tests, screen­ings for sex­u­ally trans­mitted dis­eases and viral hepatitis C, immu­niza­tions, and sup­port for refer­rals to meet patients’ needs.

The staff saw 84 people, some of them unin­sured immi­grants and refugees, said Catherine O’Connor, the clin­ical director of Health Inno­va­tions who teaches public health at Northeastern.

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