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Healthcare privatization row in Saipan comes out in the open (4)

By Lori Lyn Lirio THE row between the two primary health institutions in Saipan is worsening with one group now accusing the other of shutting them off from their patients. This after Kagman Community Health Center (KCHC) board member Matthew Gregorio accused CHCC Chief Executive Officer Esther Muña of locking them out of the KCHC building. He said the KCHC […]

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Kagman Community Health Center Board Chairman Velma Palacios. Image © https://twitter.com/velmapalacios

Healthcare privatization row in Saipan comes out in the open (2)

By Lori Lyn Lirio KAGMAN Community Health Center board chairperson Velma Palacios reiterated the health center is not under the Commonwealth Healthcare Corporation as stated in the co-applicant agreement. This after the CHCC said it is not obligated to transfer assets purchased for Kagman Community Health Center, which beginning May 1 has run as a private non-profit entity. “KCHC and […]

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Commonwealth Healthcare Corporation  Chief Executive Officer Esther Muña

Healthcare privatization row in Saipan comes out in the open

By Lori Lyn Lirio AS the Commonwealth Healthcare Corporation privatizes health care in the Marianas, it stressed that it is not obligated to transfer assets purchased for Kagman Community Health Center, which starting yesterday has run as a private non-profit entity. According to CHCC Chief Executive Officer Esther Muña, the corporation is already communicating with HRSA and other authorities in […]

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