Concern over impact of state budget cuts on hospitals
Minnesota's hospitals continue to take disproportionate cuts in state aid to solve the state's budget woes, says Jim Hanko, president and CEO of North Country Health Services.
In order to meet a projected $426 million budget shortfall in the current biennium which ends June 30, Gov. Tim Pawlenty earlier this month said he would unallot $271.4 million in state spending, including $73 million in health and human services spending.
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