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Public forum held at library over health care payment plan

LAWTON, Okla._MainStreet Clinic is sponsoring a public forum Monday night at the Lawton Public Library titled “Affordable Care and Health Insurance, Too?”

Dr. Brian Birdwell will provide general information about direct primary care, which is an innovative health care payment model that gives patients are assured:

  • Access to all clinic services on the same day or next day
  • Unhurried extended-time clinic visits
  • Contact with the clinic after hours by text or phone
  • Discounts on many generic medications
  • Other premium services

Joining Dr. Birdwell is Lynette Wallace, the outreach and enrollment director at the Lawton Community Health Center. Wallace will go over how Lawton residents may be able to access health insurance plans that wrap around direct payment care membership at prices most people can afford.

The community forum is completely free to attend, but they ask you to RSVP by calling 580-248-9966. It starts at 6:00 p.m. Monday, December 7, at the Lawton Public Library, 110 SW 4th St.

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