Donating Diabetic Supplies

State Representative Bill Wesley visited Primary Care Centers of Eastern Kentucky on Tuesday to discuss House Bill 95, and donate diabetic supplies. “I’m just wanting to sponsor somehow and reach out and just make myself known to these people that there’s people out here the care especially at the House of Representatives,” said Wesley. In March, Governor Beshear signed House Bill 95, which caps insulin prices at $30 per 30 day supply for many Kentuckians.Dr. John Jones, the medical director at the Mary E. Martin Diabetes Center of Excellence at Primary Care, says Kentucky has one of the highest rates of diabetes in the nation, especially in Eastern Kentucky.

Source: MG News

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