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MLK Health Center to move locations

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The Martin Luther King Health Center hammered down some walls Friday at its new location on Olive Street.

The clinic, which sees the uninsured and under insured, began renovations on its new office. It's the first property the organization will own and not rent. Pam Casey, the center's director, hopes to move in by August 1st. The new space will allow for more procedures and a geriatric clinic for the Highland area.

"We didn't want to move too far away from here because we needed to make sure there is a medical presence in this community," Mentesane said. "There are a lot of nonprofit that are circled around this area that refer patients to us."

MLK Health Center only sees adults 19 and up. It began services nearly 30 years ago.

 

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