Browsing All posts tagged under »EA Conway Hospital«


May 31, 2013


I love football. I really do. I played from junior high through the ninth grade. I was awful, a huge disappointment to coaches and teammates alike, but I played. Like many of you, I enjoy watching football, from little ones on the Pee Wee field to high school to college and on up to the […]

JindalCare – Don’t Take My Word For It…

May 15, 2013


I’ve been very fortunate when it comes to my little blog and I want to say thanks to everyone who has commented and messaged me. Some of my blogs about JindalCare have even been reposted on south Louisiana websites and across the Twitterverse, as a result I was contacted by someone who works at the […]

Notes on the EA Conway Public Meeting

May 14, 2013


I attended a public meeting concerning the fate of EA Conway Hospital last night. My own self interest led me to the Emily P Robinson recreation center in southern Monroe. You see, EA Conway is my doctor’s office, and the doctor’s office for thousands of people just like me across northeast Louisiana, we’re the working […]

Smells Like Home…

March 21, 2013


South Grand is one of my favorite streets. It winds along the sea wall and earthen levees fronting the Ouachita river, past some of the most expensive homes in the city and dilapidated crumbling houses – sitting right next to each other. There’s the old cemetery right in a bend of the river, I imagine […]

JindalCare Update & David V Barack

March 8, 2013


From KNOE dot com – Louisiana Senator David Vitter has introduced several pieces of new legislation, and in one of them, he is ready to go toe-to-toe with President Obama. Vitter, along with Texas Senator Ted Cruz, will call for a complete repeal of the medical mandates passed three years ago. I have to wonder, […]

Charity Hospitals and Starbucks Coffee

January 25, 2013


The dismantling of Louisiana’s charity hospital system is nearly complete. In a deal rushed by Governor Jindal and his allies, 7 of the Bayou State’s 10 charity hospitals are being signed over to private hospitals. Those 7 are below Interstate 10, the 3 hospitals ‘up north’ including E.A. Conway in Monroe, are on Governor Jindal’s […]