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GovGuam behind more than $5 on MIP

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by Janjeera Hail

Guam - The government is $5.3 million behind on its MIP payments to providers.  MIP Administrator Tess Arcangel says in past years the government's been able to stay current but because of low revenues this year they've fallen behind. 

And while she says she's confident that the payments will be made, the slow process may deter private providers, forcing patients to seek treatment at Guam's public health clinics and at the Guam Memorial Hospital.

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