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National health committee holds meeting in Hattiesburg

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services held its fall meeting Monday at Forrest General Hospital.

Chaired by Ronnie Musgrove, the meeting focused on topics such as how the Affordable Care Act can reduce health disparities in rural areas and how it can assist the elderly to remain in their homes when they need health care services.

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