Hospital Empires are Mere Annexs of the Government

Guest post from Jack Iannantuono, CFP®, ChFC®, MSFS, AIF® | Indicon, Inc.:

Being jealous of Romney, when Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell launched his State run health care system in his second term, I was asked to present for a legislative hearing held at Mercy Hospital in Norristown.

The CEO of Lankenau Hospital, another presenter, mentioned he already had about 8000 sq. feet of office space and about 25 staff reporting to the state and federal govt and Rendell Care, based on his analysis would double both the sq. feet and the number of staff.

That was prior to the EMR initiative, also prior to Obamacare. Continue reading