On June 10, 2014, an application for final approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of St. Francis’ Hospital, Poughkeepsie, New York and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 703 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application for Final Professional Compensation – First and Final Application of Barry Liss, Patient Care Ombudsman, for Compensation and Reimbursement of Expenses for Barry Liss, Patient Care Ombudsman, Ombudsman Health, period: 1/30/2014 to 6/10/2014, fee:$108,882.00, expenses: $1,059.76. filed by David N. Crapo, Barry Liss, Patient Care Ombudsman with hearing to be held on 7/23/2014 at 11:00 AM at Poughkeepsie Office – 355 Main Street Responses due by 7/16/2014,. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibits A-E # (2) Proposed Order) (Crapo, David)
St. Francis’ Hospital, Poughkeepsie, New York filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on December 17, 2013. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 13-37725. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Cecilia Morris. The law firm of Nixon Peabody LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to St. Francis’ Hospital, Poughkeepsie, New York in the bankruptcy case.