Koppelman: Health care costs are continuing to rise, causing deficiencies
Before Congress reconvenes from its August recess next week, some Park Rapids area residents gathered for a health care discussion to figure out how President Obama's plan would affect rural areas.
"It's a good thing we want to cover everybody," said Ben Koppelman, St. Joseph's Area Health Services president and chief executive officer. "But how we're going to do it is going to be the challenge, especially in rural areas."
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