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Anchoring back

story by Skyler Ballard

After Lesley Jackson completed the Rural Physician Leadership Program, she decided she wanted to open her practice in Morehead. She says, “The people here, they need doctors. And there’s a real shortage in the area. People of Eastern Kentucky deserve really good doctors.” Between caring for her three children and having a continuous flow of patients, Lesley stays very busy. But she and her husband feel they made the right decision in settling here.

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