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Kentucky Health discusses health care in rural areas


Kentucky Health discusses health care in rural areas

For Release: 02/10/20 10:29 AM

In the next episode of Kentucky Health, Dr. Wayne Tuckson talks about health care in rural areas with Barry Martin, chief executive officer, and Dr. John Jones, DO, chief medical officer, of Primary Care Centers of Eastern Kentucky (PCCEK). The episode airs Sunday, Feb. 16, at 12:30 pm/11:30 am on KET and Monday, Feb. 17, at 2/1 pm on KET2. 

Kentucky Health is a weekly KET program that seeks to improve the people’s health through education and increased awareness. Kentucky Health is hosted by Dr. Wayne Tuckson, a colorectal surgeon in Louisville, and produced by Laura Krueger.

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Todd Piccirilli
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