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Someone else could've had the same serious infection, but given different medications because they didn't have drug coverage, or couldn't pay.
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November 21, 2017
Job Posting Communications and Administrative Officer  Friends of Medicare is hiring a Communications and Administrative Officer for its Edmonton office. This position is 40 hours per week. There is a six-month probationary period. The anticipated start date is January 22, 2018. This posting closes on December 8, 2017.


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