State Health Commissioner

Health commish leaves meeting amid ‘state of emergency;’ offers for Peninsula still on the table
Health commish leaves meeting amid ‘state of emergency;’ offers for Peninsula still on the table
News Melissa Chan 5/15/2012 at 2:52PM

Former Peninsula Hospital employees, elected officials and residents had only one hour to convince Health Commissioner Nirav Shah to consider the needs of the community before the state’s top health official silently slinked out of the four-hour meeting. “That’s disrespectful,” said Mary Kampa, 52, a former nurse at Peninsula. More than 200 people packed the [...]