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Kutscher, Beth
January 2013
Modern Healthcare;1/14/2013, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p17
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The article discusses acquisition of Marquette General Health System in Michigan by Duke LifePoint. Brief details about the joint venture previously formed by Duke University Health System with LifePoint are presented. The purchase of the hospital is said to be the start of the nationwide expansion plans of the joint venture. It also offers remarks from LifePoint chief executive officer (CEO) Bill Carpenter regarding the planned creation of a regional hospital network through acquisitions.


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