MEDIA ADVISORY: House Finance Committee meets on Thursday for briefing on Eleanor Slater Hospital billing and compliance issues
STATE HOUSE – The House Finance Committee will be meeting on Thursday, June 4 at 4 p.m. in Room 35 of the State House to hear a staff briefing on Eleanor Slater Hospital billing and compliance issues. This hearing will focus on the federal billing and compliance issues affecting the state budget for Eleanor Slater Hospital. The hearing will include a discussion of potential options for addressing the issues.
There will be a staff briefing followed by invited testimony from representatives of the Administration only; no live public testimony. Public input is welcome in written form and can be provided through the committee clerk a firstname.lastname@example.org.
The meeting will be televised live on Capitol Television, which can be seen on Cox Channels 15 and 61, in high definition on Cox Channel 1013, on Full Channel on Channel 15 and on Channel 34 by Verizon subscribers. It will also be live streamed at http://ritv.devosvideo.com/show?video=cd679c40105a.
Documents provided at the hearing will be made available on the General Assembly website: http://www.rilegislature.gov/housefiscalreport/Pages/Home.aspx.
TO THE MEDIA: An area outside Room 35 will be set aside for the media to watch the briefing, with committee members available afterwards. Contact Larry Berman at 401-447-2655 for details.
For more information, contact:
Larry Berman, Communications Director for the Office of the Speaker
State House Room 331A
Providence, RI 02903