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"Anyone can be seen at a Variety Care," he said. "A lot of places will turn people away if they are uninsured. We won't do that. Being able to provide patients with everything they need at a low cost is truly a great thing."
Barrow said without the
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"There are a lot of people who would not be able to see a doctor or seek health care otherwise," he said. It's an unfortunate reality, and that is why organizations like the
Martin agreed with Barrow and said if someone is suffering from a severe illness, they can't wait it out. They need to see someone immediately, and Variety Care is the answer.
"Many patients will just wait until the problem becomes more chronic and more expensive to treat," Martin said. "The patient will eventually end up in the emergency room, where the visit will be much more costly than if he had accessed care through a community health center."
In addition to offering basic health services, Variety Care also offers mental health services, Barrow said.
According to data collected from the
Variety Care has 16 locations spread out across the state, including
To make an appointment, call the Variety Care business line at 632-6688. For more information, go to the Variety Care website, varietycare.org.
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