October 2011
Modern Healthcare;10/3/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 40, p20
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This section offers news briefs on healthcare in the midwestern region of the U.S. Catholic healthcare system provider Ascension Health has entered into a deal to acquire the three hospitals of Alexian Brothers Health System of Arlington Heights, Illinois at a cost of 645 million U.S. dollars including assumed debts. Cleveland, Ohio-based MetroHealth System is poised to eliminate up to 450 job positions in order to fill a budget deficit of 30 million U.S. dollars.


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