Congresswoman Lee Tours Highland Hospital’s Trauma Department, Discusses Direct Impacts of ACA Repeal

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| Source: Alameda Health System

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Thursday, August 3rd,  Rep. Barbara Lee (CA-13) will tour Highland Hospital’s trauma center and will discuss the direct impacts to Alameda Health System if the Affordable Care Act is repealed. If repealed, Alameda Health System is in danger of losing $94 million in revenue each year.  

WHO: Rep. Barbara Lee, CA 13  
 Delvecchio Finley, Chief Executive Officer, Alameda Health System 
 Trauma doctors and patients  
 
WHEN: Thursday, August 3rd 
 **Press Conference will begin promptly at 10 a.m., following the tour of the facilities.  
 
WHERE:  Highland Hospital, 1411 E. 31st Street, Oakland, CA 94602  
 Press Conference will take place in the Highland Care Pavilion Executive Conference Center, Room D.
  

All interested media should contact Tasion Kwamilele (Lee) or Lorna Fernandes (AHS) to confirm attendance.

If you cannot attend or would like to share this press conference with your colleagues, Alameda Health System will be streaming live on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/alamedahealthsystem

Lee: Tasion Kwamilele: 202.870.2697 | Tasion.kwamilele@mail.house.gov
AHS: Lorna Fernandes: 510.506.0812 | lfernandes@alamedahealthsystem.org