Elana Gordon http://wrti.org en Health Care Law Puts Free Clinics At A Crossroads http://wrti.org/post/health-care-law-puts-free-clinics-crossroads Free health clinics have long been places people turn to when they don't have health insurance or any money to pay for care. But the health law's expansion of coverage puts free clinics in uncharted territory.<p>While the law goes before the Supreme Court this week, health providers are already gearing up for a surge in patients with insurance.<p>Around the country, hundreds of free clinics have been established over the past 50 years to treat patients like Patsy Duarte.<p>"I have no insurance. I have no other means of going to a doctor," Duarte says. Sun, 25 Mar 2012 20:33:00 +0000 Elana Gordon 3644 at http://wrti.org Health Care Law Puts Free Clinics At A Crossroads