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Protecting vital rural hospitals

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Rural hospitals and providers are critical to the communities they serve in Louisiana. They offer much-needed health care access, provide for a strong economy and are a social anchor for the region. Critical access hospitals, for example, each create 107 jobs and provide on average $5 million in annual wages, salaries and benefits within their local community.

The president and some members of Congress are calling for more cuts to these hospitals that care for our families, friends and neighbors.

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