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May 17, 2016

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-05-17

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Politics | Government | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2016 | Health Care | Louisiana. Department of Health and Hospitals


  • Spires, Kelly Host
  • Eley, Hugh Speaker
  • Dunchess, Joe Speaker
  • Leger, Walt, III Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 17, 2016, features Hugh Eley, Joe Dunchess of the Louisiana Nursing Home Association and State Representative Walt Leger III testifying before the House Health and Welfare Committee on Leger’s bill moving the Department of Health and Hospital’s elderly care services provided through Medicaid from a fee-for-service model to a managed care model. Host: Kelly Spires