[11/3/16] Lake Chelan Community Hospital Proposition Likely On April Ballot

Posted in Health, Local Government & Meetings

The Lake Chelan Community Hospital Board of Directors approved a motion last week instructing Hosptial CEO, Kevin Abel, to develop a plan of finance for a replacement hosptial at Apple Blossom and prepare to place it on a ballot as early as spring of 2017.

The board’s decision comes after public meetings last month and feedback from those in attendance.

Hosptial CEO, Kevin Abel, says before those public meetings, five options to aleviate facility issues were identified…

110316 Hospital Needs 1 1:00 “…that one came to 51.”

Board Chair, Mary Signorelli, says at their meeting last week, all input and options were discussed…

110316 Hospital Needs 2 :53 “…to make a good decision.”

Now, Abel says, he has been charged with the finiancial feasability in preparation to place the resolution on a ballot…

110316 Hospital Needs 3 :50 “…at a future date.”

Hospital officials say voters could see the ballot measure on the April 25, 2017 Special Election ballots.