Military Doctors Can Now Volunteer at Free Clinics in MS

The Bethel Free Health Clinic in Biloxi has been dealing with physician shortages for months now, and a state law has hindered doctors at military bases from volunteering their services since they are generally not licensed through the state.  The Bethel Free Health Clinic has been in desperate need of volunteer doctors to see those without health insurance for months. Right now, David Clippinger is the only working doctor, and because of his health, he can only work two half days a week. Dr. Clippinger says, "Many days, we have to turn people away because physically, I can't do any more than that..."

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