Insight: Hospital Privatization Fodder for Legislative Session and Governor's Race

Jan 24, 2014
Originally published on April 30, 2014 5:00 pm

A recent report by the Public Affairs Research Council of Louisiana concludes that with the privatization of the charity hospital system, Louisiana’s safety net is being reinvented. 

The reinvention will likely come up again in the legislature when it convenes in March as lawmakers dig up debate on Medicaid expansion under Obamacare. And the candidates for governor will be staking out positions on healthcare reform.

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