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New laws to assist hospitals, nursing facilities

MEDIA RELEASE Gov. Neil Abercrombie signed into law Friday, June 21, 2013, two bills that increase the sustainability of hospitals and nursing facilities in Hawaii. House Bill 879 enacted as Act 141, relating to the Hospital Sustainability Program, and House Bill 880 enacted as Act 142, relating to the Nursing Facility Sustainability Program, will leverage […]

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Governor signs into law collection of nursing facility fees for special fund

In support of increasing the sustainability of Hawai’i’s long-term care system, Governor Neil Abercrombie today signed into law Senate Bill 2466. The measure establishes a nursing facility sustainability fee. Fees collected will go towards a Nursing Facility Sustainability Program special fund. These funds will result in matching federal dollars.

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