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Bluestone Health to open satellite center in Mercer County

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BLUEFIELD, WV (WVVA) The Bluestone Health Association has received more than a million dollars in federal funds to open a new satellite center in Mercer County.

According to a news release from U.S. Rep. Evan Jenkins, Bluestone Health received at grant worth $1,062,177 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Resources to open up a new health center in Bluefield.

"Community health centers fill a critical gap in health care in southern West Virginia. These centers ensure low-income residents have consistent access to health care and develop relationships with their doctors to improve their health. I am pleased that Bluestone Health Association will receive more than $1 million to open a new center in Bluefield and offer care to even more West Virginians,” says Rep. Evan Jenkins. 

Attempts to contact the Bluestone Health Association for more details were not immediately returned. 

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