Monthly Archives: November 2011

October Results – Quick Notes

1.  The loss for October after backing out adjustments from prior periods (+815k for AB97, – 502k for IGT accrual, net +313k) was a 42,000.  This is basically break even for the District. 2.  The results are somewhat more favorable … Continue reading

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Alameda Politics

(Actually most politics) It consists of the Cowards, the Corrupt, the Cliquish, and the Cranks.  Which one are you?

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Fortune Cookie

“Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance.” That indeed was what the slip of paper said.  On another note, I have not updated the blog, not because I don’t have anything to say, but because there is … Continue reading

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11/7/11 Board Meeting – Preliminary

1.  The Closed Session agenda has a trade secrets item that does not meet Brown Act disclosure requirements.  I hate the fact that I am associated with a Board that does not have a sufficient commitment to transparency.  Of course … Continue reading

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Memo to Debi Stebbins

In the past, I have suggested that you should resign. If you want to avoid criticism by me with regard to the financial performance of the District (loses money), your credibility (the escape clause is weak, at best, based on … Continue reading

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11/2 Board Meeting (Actually the Water’s Edge Public Forum)

Just some odds and ends: 1.  AB97 cuts for distinct part SNF’s were approved.  The rate cut chart is here.  The sub-acute rates for distinct part were not cut due to a shortage in beds.  The impact on the District’s … Continue reading

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