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Nonprofit medical clinic opens to serve North Highlands neighborhoods
Sacramento Bee

“What’s your insurance?” nurse practitioner Christine Phillips asked Wednesday as she gently touched Sou Sae- turn’s left ankle, swollen and stained with wide, purple bruises.

“I don’t actually have insurance,” replied the 27-year-old, who had landed on an opponent’s foot playing basketball five days before. He was laid off from an Elk Grove warehouse job a year ago, he said, and his health coverage ended six months later.