News on this page regards efforts to Save Southeast Louisiana Hospital (Save SELH) gain justice for its dedicated health workers, and care for its patients and their families. [Updated July 23, 2013]
Saturday July 27, 2013, 3:00pm to 5:00pm: The Committee to Save Southeast Louisiana Hospital (Save SELH) has its general public meeting at Mandeville City Hall, 3101 East Causeway Approach, Mandeville, LA.
NEWS of interest:
July 23, 2013, The Times-Picayune / Nola.com:
July 11, 2013, Louisiana Voice / Tom Aswell: Another Jindal Swindle in trouble: SELH, aka Northlake, loses Medicare eligibility nine months after privatization
July 5, 2013, WWL-TV: Bad review leaves Northshore mental hospital in trouble with federal agency
May 8th, 2013 SCSC Approval of SCS Rule changes.
May 18, 2013, The Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: [possible closure of Central State Hospital mentioned!] LSU hospital deals appear to be short on funding
May 19, 2013, The Advocate: Budget short of hospital privatization funds
May 19, 2013, The Town Talk: Questions remain over the future of Huey P. Long Medical Center
Northlake Behavioral Health System response to CMS. The link leads to documents pertaining to the Department of Health and Hospital’s efforts to secure approval from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) of Medicaid State Plan amendments governing the Public-Private Partnership with Northlake Behavioral Health System that privatized SELH.
HB 452 Awaits Governor’s signature:
|HB452||FANNIN||Awaiting Governor’s signature||more…|
|FUNDS/FUNDING: Provides for the transfer of deposits and monies among state funds (RE1 -$128,377,178 GF RV See Note)|
Find your state and federal legislators:
Link to Committee on Senate Finance members:
The Committee to Save Southeast Louisiana Hospital (Save SELH) has its general public meetings on specifically scheduled Saturdays, Mandeville City Hall, 3101 East Causeway Approach, Mandeville, LA. To put your name on Save SELH’s email newsletter list, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your request in the subject line.
Alternate meeting location: Starbucks Coffee, 3461 East Causeway Approach, Mandeville
Map of DHH/LSU Charity Hospital administrative regions. Depicted in dark blue, Region 9 is located in right lower corner of the state just above Region 1 (New Orleans area).
Region 9: Livingston, St. Tammany, St. Helena, Tangipohoa and Washington parishes.
This is a downloadable PDF list of Louisiana House and Senate members, with constituents in Region 9 listed by name, political affiliation, locale, email and phone contact information.