By JOHN T. WARD
As a result, Riverview and three other Monmouth and Ocean county hospitals will lose one percent of their Medicare reimbursements for the fiscal year that started in October under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare.
Among the more visible manifestations of the federal government shutdown that began Tuesday was the closure of Gateway National Park at Sandy Hook. The Star-Ledger reports that park rangers will be “turning beach-goers and bicyclists away” at the entrance. The New York Times has a graphic showing who stays home and who continues working by federal agency. (Click to enlarge)