According to Matt Wexler, also a principal local developer with AMCH
, "This unprecedented partnership is indicative of the long-term commitment both parties have to the success of the Adams Morgan Historic Hotel.
AMCH is one of the first general hospitals in the nation to open a psychiatric unit, and its central location is key to its success.
AMCH Spokesperson, Greg McGarry, told The Informed Constituent, "This is not an Albany Med issue, but a broad community issue .
According to a report in the Albany Times Union, AMCH CEO and President James Barba said the hospital was underpaid about $8 million in Medicaid services last year.