Ron Parks’ review of Abbotsford private hospital proposal to be released at media conference today
Respected forensic accountant Ron Parks will release the findings of his review of the Campbell government’s controversial Abbotsford private hospital proposal at a news conference today at 2:00 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Vancouver Centre.
Parks will be joined at the conference by Chris Allnutt, secretary-business manager of the Hospital Employees’ Union (CUPE), which commissioned the review. In addition, Fraser Valley seniors’ advocate Marjorie Mansell and health care workers from Abbotsford’s MSA Hospital will be on hand.
What: News conference
Release of Parks’ review of the Abbotsford private hospital proposal
When: 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 8
Where: Ballroom East Holiday Inn Vancouver Centre 711 W. Broadway at Heather, Vancouver
Parks’ report will also be available from HEU’s website, www.heu.org, later Wednesday afternoon. And on Thursday, the union will have an active link on its site to access a webcast of the media conference.
-30- Contact: Margi Blamey, communications officer, 604-456-7094 or 604-785-5324 (cell)