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April 30, 2013

Rally set to protest cuts to Medicaid

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Professionals in the field of podiatry have also decried the cuts in funding for care to Medicaid patients. "Lack of podiatry care threatens the overall health of elderly people in may ways and greatly diminishes their quality of life," states Dr. Michael Hriljac, executive director of the Illinois Podiatric Medical Association.

HCCI's Hollywood themed multi city tour is raising awareness of these funding and medical issued in advance of Illinois Nursing Home week which begins on May 6.

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