Hospital group to address Medicaid cuts

Group will voice its opposition to Barbour’s plan at public meeting

Mississippi makes its trauma-care system mandatory

Joining Mississippi’s trauma-care network is no longer voluntary. The state Board of Health on Wednesday approved new regulations requiring all hospitals to participate in the system or pay to opt out.

Rep. John Mayo: RESPECT

There are very few ways to gain/earn respect.

Judge: Gov. can’t bypass Legislature on hospital tax

Gov. Haley Barbour cannot bypass the Legislature to increase hospital taxes to pay for Medicaid, a Hinds County chancery court judge ruled today.