Letters to the Editor

April 13, 2014

Looney: A prescription for improving SC health

South Carolina ranks 39th nationally for access to health-care services and 43rd for chronic disease, preventable hospitalizations and number of primary-care providers per capita. With federal law making insurance more affordable, we desperately need more primary-care providers: internists, pediatricians, family practitioners, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, psychiatrists and women’s health providers.

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