JRC Holds 2nd Public Membership Drive

Tools

Story Updated: Mar 6, 2013

Jefferson Rehabilitation Center is facing a 6 percent cut in Medicaid payments this year.

 
Executive Director Howard Ganter says that translates to over $1 million. That's on top of $1.5 million in cuts two years ago.
 
The cuts could mean a "significant reduction in services" and, possibly, layoffs.
 
Ganter says members are needed to help the organization advocate for better financing.
 
In its first public membership drive last year, members doubled from 300 to 600.
 
And now, JRC is holding another membership drive.
 
To become a member, call 315-836-1260 or visit www.thejrc.org.
 
Memberships are $5.

Add a comment

Name:

Comment: 1000 Characters Left

WWNY TV 7 - News, Weather and Sports for and its affiliated companies are not responsible for the content of comments posted or for anything arising out of use of the above comments or other interaction among the users. We reserve the right to screen, refuse to post, remove or edit user-generated content at any time and for any or no reason in our absolute and sole discretion without prior notice, although we have no duty to do so or to monitor any Public Forum.