Klein To Hospital Closing Commission: Keep Our Bronx Hospitals Open

 

Bronx healthcare facility would simply be irresponsible. Moreover…healthcare is the economic engine that drives this borough. The Commission simply cannot turn a blind eye to this fact and must consider the negative ramifications any closure or rightsizing would have on the economic future of this borough’s 1.2 million residents.”

New York to ensure that the regional and local supply of hospital and nursing home facilities is best configured to appropriately respond to community medical needs.

Regional Advisory Committees (RACs), each of which is charged with issuing its own, non-binding recommendations for rightsizing the hospital and nursing home systems in its respective region.

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