Sanford-MeritCare merger now officialMeritCare and Sanford Health announced today that their planned merger is now official.
By: Forum staff reports, INFORUM
MeritCare and Sanford Health announced today that their planned merger is now official.
Executives of the two health systems have scheduled a news conference at about 2 p.m. today to announce details.
The combined health system will have a service area covering 130,000 square miles in parts of five states, with a population base of 2 million people.
Administrators and consultants have said the merger would enable expanded services and greater efficiencies.
Kelby Krabbenhoft, chief executive of Sanford Health & MeritCare, is expected soon to announce his management team as well as the organization’s North Dakota corporate headquarters.
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