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Improve health care by building on Medicare’s success
Sacramento Bee

Lately, I have been diagnosing a lot of high blood pressure and diabetes. Patients who have never received medical care are now pouring into the county-funded Sacramento Primary Care Clinic, which provides care to low-income and other underserved patients.

The Affordable Care Act has expanded access to 8 million more Americans. Although Sacramento County has always tried to ensure high-quality care to indigent patients, Obamacare has opened our doors even wider.