“Patients are discharged when hospital care is no longer required. For their continued recovery, some patients may require admission to a skilled nursing, rehabilitation, or other kind of post-acute care facility. For individuals in custody, providing the next appropriate level of care is the responsibility of the law enforcement agency.”
Chapman said he spoke with county leadership over the weekend.
“They don’t want to pay for it, but they’re going to have to pay for it,” he said.
Chapman said he is working with the judicial system to move Mobley through the court system as quickly as possible.