APA News Coverage

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

2019.01.09 – Medicaid Expansion Could Be Key To Saving Rural Hospitals – Tate Hinkle, M.D.

Appalachian Regional Commission


2018.07.24 New Research and Website Highlight Health in Appalachia – Wendy Wasserman (ARC) and Bonnie Hackbarth (Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky)


2019.01.14 Opinion: Stop the sale of Mission Health – John L. Shirley


Asheville Citizen-Times

2019.01.19 – Standing up for Aunt Mary Ann’s Health care – Sen. Terry Van Duyn

2019.01.13 – There are two opinion pieces at this LINK:

Wary of hearing “Mission knows best”?  Tell Josh Stein now – Victoria Hicks

Mission is sending wrong people to do good work – Carmen Ramos-Kennedy, Risa Larsen

2019.01.07 $1.5B Price Tag for Mission – John Boyle

2019.01.06 – There is an opinion piece and a letter to the editor at this LINK:

“Mission Trust isn’t being built by ‘your neighbors’ ” – Bob Scott, Mayor of Franklin

“The real owners of Mission Health” – David Westling



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