Hospital group hits a funding hurdle

Hart, Katherine
March 1996
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);3/25/96, Vol. 16 Issue 38, p6
Reports on the financial problems associated with eight-hospital alliance in New Orleans, Louisiana. Aspects of the problem; Comments from Jack Finn, president of the Metropolitan Hospital Council of New Orleans; Letters sent to the alliance board members from the East Jefferson General Hospital; Names of hospitals that contributed to the alliance's endeavors; Views from Doctor Stephen Hales, treasurer of the alliance of nonprofit hospitals.


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