Video- Ray Reynolds Does Not Believe Doctor Salary Information Paid by Taxpayers Should be Public


 

Video- Ray Reynolds Does Not Believe Doctor Salary Information Paid by Taxpayers Should be Public
 


22 August 2015 at 2:07:46 PM
salon

from Somervell County Hospital District meeting 8/20/2015

This is really offensive. When Glen Rose Medical Center opted, after getting a 14.4 milllion dollar certificate of obligation guaranteed by taxpayer, to go from a private non-profit hospital to a public one run by taxpayers, they seem to forget that NOW their bosses ultimately are the taxpayers and the board members that are elected BY those taxpayers. The doctors salaries are part of the budget. Ray Reynolds has said before that the 501a organization exists for shortfall money (ie, money to be given to the doctors should they need more). He also said in this meeting, twice, that the 501a loses money. It may be the hospital in general gains money by the referrals that the doctors do with their patients to come to GRMC, but that says nothing about whether, in a public environment, citizens cannot know what the doctors are being paid.

What makes it even more ridiculous is that he said this in a PUBLIC meeting, not part of a closed session, with a lot of people in attendance, AND two cameras running. Clearly he does not believe in transparancy, but if Reynolds wants to keep all of how money is spent private, the hospital needs to be private and not take ONE cent of Somervell County taxpayer money showing up in the budget. 

ANYONE can do a public information request and ask for these budget pages. Added another video where the doctors salary were specifically addressed.

 

 


Permalink Tags:          
     Views: 578 
Latest Blog Post by salon -Did you Vote Against Texas Toll Lanes? TXDOT Trying a Bait and Switch
More Posts You Might Enjoy
A Few Other Interesting Bits from the Turk Filing of October 2017
Ooops! Ray Reynolds Not Right When He Says Physician Salaries not in Hospital Budget
Camel Toes and Glen Rose Medical Center - October 2017
Turk Lawsuit v Ray Reynolds and Somervell County Hospital District -Update 10/25/2017

 You! Leave a Comment! You Know you Want To!
You must be a registered member to comment on the blog.
Your first post is held pending approval to make sure you're not a spammer bot

 Not registered? Or you can login!

LOGON - Name:Password:

New poster comments are moderated, meaning they won't show up until approved... or not.  Be patient-we have lives outside this blog, so it might take awhile You want to be rude? totally stupid? inappropriate? Racist? Bigoted? Flame war baiter? Your post may be deleted. Spammers or people posting pretend interest comments but really wanting to hawk their latest book or sell stuff or govt propaganda flacks won't see their posts published. Comments do not necessarily reflect the viewpoint of the site owner(salon).
If you have a problem with logging in or registering, please speak up right away. Love your comments. Oh, except spammers
More on commenting



Click Here for Main Page

Latest Posts

Did you Vote Against Texas Toll Lanes? TXDOT Trying a Bait and Switch
salon 11/16/2017

Religious News and Notes from the Distaff Side - 11/4/2017
salon 11/4/2017

Remember How Gov Greg Abbott (TX) Ordered a Winter Solstice Nativity Removed from the Capitol?
salon 11/3/2017

On Prayer at School Board Meetings- AHA Goes to the US Supreme Court
salon 11/3/2017

Ruminations of the Easily Amused for 11/3/2017
salon 11/3/2017

Indictments this morning assoc with Donald Trump's Administration (10/30/2017) -Russia Investigation
salon 10/30/2017




Comments

salon > Saw this video today   (Pesky Black Buzzards)

salon > Adding a comment after Donald Trump's false equivalence of the KKK/Nazi/White Supremacy rally in Charlottesville. (Prestonwood Baptist Church in Dallas Back in the News-Internet Sex Sting with Pastor)

salon > Update on letter grading from Texas Lege May 2017 In the compromise version of the bill, schools and districts would be graded in three categories: student achievement, student progress and closi.... (Letter Grades in 2017 for Glen Rose ISD and Brazos River Charter Schools)

salon > 4/3/2017-Update on the American Humanist Assoc vs Birdville ISD case. In March 2017 - A federal appeals court on Monday said a Texas school board may open its meetings with student-led prayers with.... (Religious News and Notes from the Distaff Side - 5/14/2016)













Home | Blog Home | About | News | Piazza | Calendar | Audio/Video/Open Rec | Search
Write!  |profile | quotes |
top Daily | top Weekly |top Month | top Year | Top All! | archives | subscribe RSS