Billy Long Visits Faith Community Health

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HEATHER CONGRESSMAN BILLY LONG WAS IN BRANSON TODAY TALKING HEALTHCARE DAVID HE WAS VISITING FAITH COMMUNITY HEALTH – A CLINIC THAT PROVIDES HEALTHCARE TO UN- INSURED AND UNDER-INSURED EMPLOYEES

OUR MADISON HEVER HAS WHAT HE SAYS HE'LL BE TAKING TO THE CAPITOL (Heather Lyons-Burney, Faith Community Health Pharmacist) "What we serve to do is to take care of people with comprehensive healthcare and especially for those that are uninsured or underinsured CONGRESSMAN BILLY LONG SAYS WHAT HE LEARNED TODAY AT FAITH COMMUNITY HEALTH IS SOMETHING HE'LL TAKE BACK TO WASHINGTON DC (Rep Billy Long, (R) MO-7) "The underserved population with healthcare and the lower paying sometimes you know they can't afford their own insurance so this is great for them (Heather Lyons-Burney, Faith Community Health Pharmacist) "If youre uninsured obviously whats going to go on the back burner is healthcare youre going to get to your job youre going to get gas for your car youre going to pay for your car your rent but healthcare seems like an extra but what happens is that cold that you had turns into pneumonia (Rep

Billy Long, (R) MO-7) "just the fact that these facilities are available because a lot people dont know that these faith based facilities are available and the bargain that they offer not only the employee but also the employer so that's the biggest takeaway from today" LONG, WHO'S BEEN A CRITIC OF THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT, SAYS HE'S SUPPORTIVE OF THIS CLINIC BECAUSE IT DOESN'T TAKE ANY MONEY FROM THE GOVERNMENT (Rep Billy Long, (R) MO-7) "employers arent forced to do this, employees arent forced to do it either so that's a big difference in obama care theres no mandate here its just you know you do it if you want to do it" INSTEAD – FAITH COMMUNITY HEALTH GETS ITS MONEY THROUGH DONORS AND PARTNERS (Heather Lyons-Burney, Faith Community Health Pharmacist) "you all know how expensive medications can be its crazy how much patients can pay out of pocket for medications we take care of our neighbors and thats what faith community health is intended to do" LONG SERVES ON THE HEALTHCARE SUBCOMMITTEE

HE SAYS HE THINKS ITS IMPORTANT TO MAKE SURE HE SPENDS TIME IN HIS DISTRICT AND WITH BUSINESSES AND ORGANIZATIONS THAT HELP HIM BRING MORE TO THE TABLE IN DC IN BRANSONMADISON HEVER OZARKS FIRST HEATHER