Assembly to Hold Hearing in Kingston on Berger Commission Report

Report available at Assemblymember Cahillís district office
December 4, 2006
Assemblymember Kevin Cahill (D Ė Ulster/Dutchess) announced today that the Assembly Health Committee will be conducting a series of public hearings on the recent recommendations of The Commission on Health Care Facilities in the 21st Century to restructure the hospital and nursing home systems in New York State.

A hearing has been scheduled in Kingston for Monday, December 11 at 11:00 am in the Ulster County Office Building. Mr. Cahill will chair the hearing, which will focus on the areas of the report pertaining to the Hudson Valley. Any persons wishing to participate may contact Mr. Cahillís office at 845-338-9610.

Please see attached for the Notice of Public Hearing, which may also be viewed here:
http://assembly.state.ny.us/comm/Health/20061201/

The report is available for public review at Assemblymember Cahillís District Office located in Suite G-4 of the Governor Clinton Building at 1 Albany Avenue in Kingston. The Commissionís recommendations are also accessible online.

A full copy of the report can be viewed here:
http://www.nyhealthcarecommission.org/final_report.htm