Mississippi has already kissed $7B goodbye, thanks to its failure to expand Medicaid. Will the state make that $20B?

Dr. Tim Alford knew that Mississippians were struggling to get health care before he began working in the emergency room in this small town five years ago. It’s far worse than he thought, said the longtime family physician and past president of the Mississippi State Medical Association. “People are not being able to get their primary care, so they default to the emergency room. People are flocking here because so many people are locked out of the system.”MCIR, Read More.

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