Tag: houlton regional hospital
It’s money that’s been owed for a long, long time – but this month Governor LePage came through on one of his big promises — paying the state’s hospitals their shares of the nearly 2 billion dollars they’re owed from the combined state and federal MaineCare debt. “This is really not a windfall,” says Sylvia Getman, […]
The halls of the nursing home at the Houlton Regional Hospital are empty. Three staff members are at the front desk where usually, there would be more. The rooms are under construction. Come October, this nursing home will be closed. Thomas Moakler, the hospital’s C.E.O. says, “When people hear something’s closing at a hospital it […]
Governor LePage announced Tuesday that he wants to pay back the 484 million dollars the state has owed its 39 hospitals for several years.If the proposal goes through, all four hospitals right here in the county will each receive quite a bit of cash. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli reports.