Memorial Hospital to merge with Elkhart General Hospital
SOUTH BEND, Ind. - Memorial Hospital of South Bend’s Board of Directors voted on whether it would merge with Elkhart General Hospital. On Wednesday, they decided to move forward by approving the affiliation.
This decision comes "after years of successful collaboration between the two organization and as a proactive response to dramatic changes in the health care industry around health care reform," according to a spokesperson for Memorial Hospital.
On Tuesday, the Board of Directors at Elkhart General Hospital voted in favor of the merge.