Public Hearing on major hospital merger - Wednesday, Dec 6 at GHS - 5 PM

Public Hearing on major hospital merger - Wednesday, Dec 6 at GHS - 5 PM

Karly
Joined: 20 Feb 2010, 02:12

26 Nov 2017, 23:32 #1

IMPORTANT PUBLIC HEARING
Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Just saw this online and sharing here in case anyone wants to attend.

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WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6
5 PM

GLOUCESTER HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM

ON THE 
PROPOSED MERGER 
of 
LAHEY HEALTH SYSTEM, INCLUDING ADDISON GILBERT HOSPITAL, and
BETH ISRAEL DEACONESS MEDICAL CENTER, 
NEW ENGLAND BAPTIST HOSPITAL, 
MOUNT AUBURN HOSPITAL
SEACOAST REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEMS (ANNA JAQUES HOSPITAL in NEWBURYPORT)
into one new giant health care organization that will own and operate all these facilities.
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Partners for Addison Gilbert Hospital are grateful that the 
Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) granted our request to hold this hearing in Gloucester so that all Cape Ann residents have the opportunity to:

• Learn what we need to know about this merger,
• Educate DPH and the leaders of the proposed new health care corporation of the unique health needs of Cape Ann residents, and
• Persuade DPH and the new corporation to make commitments to guarantee the protection and expansion of the full range of acute services needed at AGH to protect our health and safety.

PLEASE ATTEND
In preparation for this hearing,
Partners for Addison Gilbert Hospital 
will meet
Monday, December 4 
2-4 PM 
Rockport Library.
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