May 23, 2012 - 3:20pm
University of Louisville Hospital
“The responsibility for providing a safety-net for our most vulnerable is a critical one shared by the University, City and Commonwealth. While this audit underscores the need for modernization and reform of the governing structure, it does not provide justification for those who desire a retreat from that mission.”
The latest chapter in the continuing soap-opera known as University Hospital was unveiled today, as Kentucky State Auditor Adam Edelen released an examination of the Quality and Charity Care Trust (QCCT); finding a lack of oversight of a fund responsible for annually disbursing more than $30...
July 27, 2011 - 4:12pm
"It is clear there are growing concerns within the community about issues related to the hospital's future level of access to medical services, and those concerns need to be fully vetted before the Commonwealth takes the legal steps required to approve this merger."
Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear has inserted his office into the farrago involving the planned merger between U of L Hospital and Catholic Health Initiatives.  In a statement released Wednesday afternoon, the governor explained that “The Commonwealth of Kentucky has two roles in the...