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The Huntsville Item: Sale of Huntsville hospital falls apart

Walker County Hospital District, Quorum Health terminate letter of intent on acquisition of HMH Huntsville Memorial Hospital may soon be looking for another new buyer. A deal reached last fall between the Walker County Hospital District and Quorum Health was terminated for undisclosed reasons last week. The following statement was issued Saturday morning by Anne […]

UPDATE ON DISTRICT’S EVALUATION OF HOSPITAL SERVICES

The following statement was issued by Robert R. Hardy, Chairman of the Walker County Hospital District Board of Managers: I am pleased to provide an update on the District Board of Managers review of proposals from interested hospital systems to acquire the District’s assets and those of Walker County Hospital Corporation d/b/a Huntsville Memorial Hospital […]

The Huntsville Item: Committee selected to oversee hospital sale proposals

7-member team to recommend potential buyer to hospital district The sale of Huntsville Memorial Hospital is coming closer to fruition after hospital district board members began piecing together a committee which soon will listen to proposals from potential buyers, then make a recommendation about the hospital’s future. On Wednesday night, the Walker County Hospital District […]

The Huntsville Item: Huntsville hospital attracts interest from more than 15 potential buyers

Chairman of hospital district hopes a deal can be struck, but it’s going to take a while There appears to be plenty of interest in Huntsville Memorial Hospital. Put on the sales market back in February, HMH has received more than a dozen inquiries from prospective buyers, according to Walker County Hospital District chairman Robert […]

The Huntsville Item: Hospital goes on market

Board hires professional help to locate future partners, or better, buyers for Huntsville Memorial Hospital. For sale: small community hospital that has been trying its best to stay afloat while continuing to provide patients quality medical services. Simply put, that’s the pitch Huntsville Memorial Hospital is currently making. Hospital district board members announced last week […]

WCHD PRESS RELEASE: STATEMENT ON DISTRICT’S EVALUATION OF HOSPITAL SERVICES

The following statement was issued by Robert R. Hardy, Chairman of the Walker County Hospital District Board of Managers: “The Walker County Hospital District was established in 1975 to provide quality patient care to the community. For the past 40 years, the District has worked diligently to ensure that the community is offered a broad […]