Bruce Greenstein http://wrkf.org en Greenstein Skips DHH Budget Hearing Amid Investigation http://wrkf.org/post/greenstein-skips-dhh-budget-hearing-amid-investigation <p>Gov. Bobby Jindal’s administration has been instructed to stay quiet about the specifics of the cancelation of a nearly $200 million Medicaid contract.</p><p>That’s what State Inspector General Stephen Street told the House Appropriations Committee on Tuesday before a hearing on the Department of Health and Hospital’s budget for the next fiscal year got underway.</p> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 00:52:27 +0000 Ashley Westerman 8083 at http://wrkf.org Jindal Still Opposing Medicaid Expansion, Awaiting Details of Arkansas Deal http://wrkf.org/post/jindal-still-opposing-medicaid-expansion-awaiting-details-arkansas-deal <p>Gov. Bobby Jindal still opposes Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act, despite the federal government having recently approved some&nbsp; flexibility on the issue.<br> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 22:53:22 +0000 Ashley Westerman 7289 at http://wrkf.org Record Number of West Nile Virus Cases http://wrkf.org/post/record-number-west-nile-virus-cases <div><span class="BodyCopy">Louisiana's worst year for West Nile virus in a decade continues into the fall season. On Friday the state Department of Health and Hospitals reported 12 new West Nile virus cases, and two more West Nile-related deaths.</span> Mon, 12 Nov 2012 06:00:00 +0000 Ashley Westerman 2161 at http://wrkf.org