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August 14, 2011

Dr. Rick Nicoski, right, checks Rick Gill’s blood pressure on August 2 at the Urgent Medical Clinic in Salmon Creek. After moving to the Pacific Northwest, Helen, left, and Rick Gill had trouble finding a doctor that would accept Medicare because the federal government reimburses primary care doctors at a lower rate, especially in the Pacific Northwest. The couple finally found a provider in Nicoski.