This June 20, 2014 article from The Inquirer found on the Philly.com website talks about the closing of an outpatient mental health facility that is part of Abington Health. The article says that part of the clients will be transferred to primary care physicians, while others will be left to try to find a provider on their own. The doors will close at the facility on December 1, 2014 and a number of employees there will be losing their jobs. The article cites financial problems as the reason for the facility needing to close.
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