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LEBANON — Health care providers in the Upper Valley and other areas of New Hampshire say the state’s low Medicaid rates make it difficult for them to recruit and retain workers, so they’re hoping that across-the-board increases survive the final version of the state’s two-year budget. A group of more than 40 providers and advocates …

NEWPORT — In 1993, at the beginning of Jeanne Brown’s career as a diabetes educator — which was motivated by her grandfather’s experience with Type I diabetes — she spent most of her time talking with patients about exercise, nutrition, foot care and what it’s like to live with a chronic disease. Now, Brown spends …

CANAAN — Mascoma Community Health Center officials aim to join forces with a Franklin, N.H.-based federally qualified health center. If approved by federal officials, the partnership with HealthFirst Family Care Center would expand services for both organizations and bring the two-year-old Mascoma clinic on Roberts Road near Route 4 the benefits that go along with …