Welcome

Thank you for visiting paducahsun.com, the online home of The Paducah Sun.

Calendar
June 2012
S M T W T F S
27 28 29 30 31 01 02

Click here to submit an event.

New Illinois law taps retired doctors, nurses

Associated Press

PEORIA, Ill. - Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn signed legislation Saturday aimed at bringing doctors and nurses out of retirement to help as volunteers in free medical clinics.

The Chicago Democrat also signed into law a measure allowing dentists to give flu vaccines under certain circumstances.

Both laws, which take effect immediately, are intended to expand access to care just as thousands of Illinois residents are gaining insurance coverage under the nation's health care overhaul.

Comments made about this article - 0 Total

Comment on this article

Your comment has been submitted for approval
captcha 37b7cef6c2a5491d8462ce80925e9247
Top Classifieds
  • HAVANESE PUPS AKC Home Raised, Best H ... Details
  • Rottweiler Pups - Mom AKCRegistered5 ... Details
  • PILLOW TOPmattress sets NEW in pl ... Details
  • Downsizing Due To HealthAntique furni ... Details
  • Bedroom Suites New in Boxes. 6pc. che ... Details
  • 1 acre corner lot Kevil $12000 270488 ... Details
  • Single wide with W/D, gas range, refr ... Details
  • SEEING is believing! Don't b ... Details
  • 2009 H-D XL883L. Windshields, Aux. Li ... Details

Most Popular
  1. Sports on television
  2. Local sports schedule
  3. Murray chamber president honored
  1. Three injured in McCracken collision
  2. Health officials urge travelers to take Zika virus precautions
  3. RESET Kentucky test history reason for caution
  1. Sports on television
  2. Local sports schedule
  3. Murray chamber president honored
Discussion

Check out these recently discussed stories and voice your opinion...