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Just heard through grape vine that our local hospital has been bought out. Where will this leave our community with all of the healthcare changes coming up soon? Can't be much worse that what Health Management has done.

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Passinthru commented on Thursday, Aug 01, 2013 at 23:15 PM

Doubt that the new merger partners, Community Health Systems, will be too thrilled with the revelation that EGRMC’s owners have been systematically swindling the State of Georgia out of Medicaid payments for the past fourteen years - and that the State is now suing the owners for recovery of these funds.

Wonder how this will affect the outcome, or at least the timing, of the merger agreement, considering the antitrust clearance requirements, shareholder majority voting and now the possible increase in assumed debt?

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