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Jennifer Marsden

Dr. Marsden is a Family Practice doctor in Dale County. She is running for State House in District 93.

Recent Posts:

Hidden Costs of Stagnant Minimum Wage

July 28, 2014   |   By Jennifer Marsden     |   Letters to the Editor

This past week I was speaking with a group of small business owners and professionals in Dothan. One business owner felt that an increase in the Alabama minimum wage will make them need to raise prices at least a little, but that prices for all goods were already going up even without a wage hike,Continue Reading

Medicaid Expansion Studies: Follow the Money

March 8, 2014   |   By Jennifer Marsden     |   Letters to the Editor

There’s a new study out on Medicaid Expansion in Alabama from Troy University. It finds different conclusions from two prior studies from the University of Alabama and the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Articles on this study, and the new study’s authors, point out that the two prior studies were funded by the Alabama HospitalContinue Reading

What Alabamians Need to Know about the Affordable Care Act (Jennifer Marsden)

January 28, 2014   |   By Jennifer Marsden     |   Letters to the Editor

The news is full of healthcare stories. What does this mean for you and the people you care about? First off, do you have health insurance now? If it is Medicare, Medicaid,ALL Kids or Tricare, you do not need to change anything. But if you get it through work or privately, you need to payContinue Reading