UnityPoint Health seeks to sell Iowa hospital to Illinois system

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Alia Paavola –
Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

” UnityPoint Health is dedicated to sustainable healthcare for the Keokuk community,” stated UnityPoint Health Chief Administrative Officer John Sheehan. “This is an exciting initial step, and we anticipate dealing with Blessings management group toward making sure continued access to quality health care for those who call Keokuk home.”.

UnityPoint Health-Keokuk would become Quincy, Ill.-based Blessing Health Systems third healthcare facility..

The organizations signed a nonbinding memorandum of comprehending this week and anticipate to reach a final contract and obtain the required approvals over the next several months.

West Des Moines, Iowa-based UnityPoint Health plans to offer its healthcare facility in Keokuk, Iowa, to the Blessing Health System.

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