Hilary Appelman

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The shift to virtual health care during the coronavirus pandemic brought into focus the reality that many Pennsylvania residents lack technological literacy or access to high-speed internet—both problems that disproportionately affect the state’s older population.
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Advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) are trained to diagnose and treat patients, but the state requires the oversight of a doctor for them to prescribe medicine. Nurse practitioners say finding a physician to enter into an agreement with can be difficult and cost as much as $1,000 a month in fees.
Persona sale de un centro de votación en ausencia.
Las nuevas leyes hacen que sea aún más fácil votar este año en medio de la pandemia de coronavirus.
A man walks out of an absentee voting station after voting
New laws make it even easier to vote this year amid the coronavirus pandemic
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Financial Empowerment Center counselors can help individuals find housing or emergency assistance, open and learn how to use a bank account, or work out payment plans with creditors, among other services.
Medical Records & Stethoscope
A statewide information system that allows doctors, hospitals and other health care providers share medical records in real time is helping to improve patient care.
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