|Getting Medical Care While You Are Working|
If you are working or do not qualify for government benefits and you live near a teaching medical university you can contact them and inquire about their programs for patients unable to pay the cost of medical care. Most large teaching hospitals offer such programs.
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You can also try- U.S. dept. of Health & Human Services website at http://ask.hrsa.gov/index.cfm Scroll down to the box that says Find A Health Center for Care That You Can Afford, enter your zip code and it will list all of the health facilities who provide free or greatly reduced health care. These are usually local clinics who can provide regular medical care. They usually do not have a large number of specialists, but can be helpful for check-ups and common illness.
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