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                New video shows how program links medical student volunteers with communit
                clinics in the Capital Region

                08.06.2009 – Project MedSCOPE, which stands for Medical Student Community
                Outreach for Prevention and Education, introduces Albany Medical College student         Twitter Pitc
                volunteers to community programs in the Capital Region, many of which provide            MVP Health C
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                The video at the left shows medical students sharing stories about the MedSCOPE          News Facts
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                more than 1,700 students and staff have taken part in the program, which was               Medical Coll
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                About MVP Health Care                                                                    MVP Health
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                Founded in 1983 MVP Health Care is a regional, not-for-profit health insurer based
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                in Schenectady, N.Y. Through its operating subsidiaries, it provides fully insured and
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                self-funded employer health benefits plans, dental insurance and ancillary products,
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                such as flexible spending accounts to more than 700,000 subscribers in New York
                state, Vermont and New Hampshire. For more information, visit                            Tags
                www.mvphealthcare.com/press.                                                             MVP Health
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                Contacting MVP Health Care                                                               Project Med
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                MVP Health Care
                625 State Street
                Schenectady, NY 12301
                1-800-TALK-MVP (800-825-5
                Website: http://www.mvphealthcare.com

                Press Contact
Gary Hughes
Office: (518) 388-2319
Cell: (518) 514-8050
Email: ghughes@mvphealthcare.com




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