shutting down NOAH

So PBJ posted his 2009-2010 budget this past Friday. Here is a graphic of the highlights from the Times Picayune

2009-2010labudget1

Notice in the right column the proposal to close down NOAH (New Orleans Adolescent Hospital) and merge it with Southeast Louisiana Hospital in Mandeville. Now with the dearth of mental health services in New Orleans, why in the heck would the state shut down already existing resources?

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~ by maringouin on Sunday, March 15, 2009.

 
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