Comments for: Despite comments by LePage, DHHS continues with attempt at federal certification at Riverview

Posted July 30, 2014, at 8:31 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Despite Gov. Paul LePage’s suggestion Monday that the state give up the quest for federal approval and funding, officials at the troubled Riverview Psychiatric Hospital continue to work toward full compliance with federal standards. “We have reapplied already, and I am optimistic that [investigators] could be returning …

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