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‘Kentucky Tonight’ discusses Kentucky’s health care challenges


‘Kentucky Tonight’ discusses Kentucky’s health care challenges

For Release: 09/11/23 8:13 AM

On Kentucky Tonight, airing Monday, Sept. 11, at 8/7 pm, Renee Shaw hosts a discussion about Kentucky’s health care challenges. Scheduled guests include:

  • • State Sen. Stephen Meredith, Republican from Leitchfield, chair of the Senate Health Services Committee
  • • State Sen. Karen Berg, Democrat from Louisville, physician and member of the Senate Health Services Committee
  • • Vickie Yates Brown Glisson, health and health insurance lawyer, government affairs consultant at The Glisson Group
  • • Emily Beauregard, executive director of Kentucky Voices for Health
  • • Patrick Padgett, executive vice president of the Kentucky Medical Association
  • • Stephen Houghland, M.D., chief medical officer for the Kentucky Primary Care Association

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Elizabeth Greenfield
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