Health forum planned in Beaufort

info@islandpacket.comFebruary 19, 2013 

State Sen. Clementa Pinckney, D-Ridgeland, will host a health care forum at 6 p.m. Thursdayat the Burton Wells Recreation Center gymnasium, 1 Middleton Recreation Drive in Beaufort.

Discussion topics include preventive health care, regular medical care, Medicaid enrollment and other government-supported health insurance programs. Representatives from AARP, the S.C. Appleseed Legal Justice Center, Consumers Choice Health Plan and Express Lane Eligibility will serve as panelists.

Details: Phil Bailey of the S.C. Senate Democratic Caucus at, or Ja'Vell Bynoe at

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