A question of care: Union County pare...

A question of care: Union County parents worry about clinic closures

There are 2 comments on the Knoxville News Sentinel story from Dec 6, 2012, titled A question of care: Union County parents worry about clinic closures. In it, Knoxville News Sentinel reports that:

Laura Riggs worries that the closing of the clinic at Luttrell Elementary puts her daughter, who has diabetes, in danger because there won't be a full-time nurse at the school to help her when her blood sugar levels spike or fall drastically.

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bailey

United States

#1 Dec 15, 2012
I think they NEED more nurses in our schools(elemetary) because of the risks an sickness!!!!
fantastic

Lenoir City, TN

#2 Dec 15, 2012
I think they need that and security guards far more than we need a new office created in the court house.

If Mike Sexton keeps his promise to stop the central financing we should start a petition to use that money for nurses.

I heard the company running the clinics closed because they couldn't collect bills from the parents. I thought the schools owned the clinics I didn't know they were a company.

I'll say it again Mike Sexton for Mayor!

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