News Release

Assemblymember Perea, Central Valley Hospitals Urge Lawmakers to Reverse Medi-Cal Cuts
New Study Shows Access, State’s Economy at Risk if Cuts Are Implemented

FRESNO, Calif., May 17, 2013 – Citing the devastating impact that pending Medi-Cal payment cuts would have on the Valley’s most vulnerable patients, Assemblymember Henry T. Perea (D-Fresno) joined with local hospital leaders today to call on state lawmakers to enact new legislation that would preserve the state’s health care safety net.