WILLIAMSON – Today, August 4, 2015, our parent company, Community Health Systems, announced that it plans to spin off 38 hospitals into a new publicly traded hospital company.
Williamson Memorial Hospital will not be part of the spin-off. We will remain an affiliate of Community Health Systems.
“Nothing is changing at Williamson Memorial Hospital,” said Cindy Segar-Miller, chief executive officer. “Our patients can continue to expect the same high-quality healthcare services and positive experience at Williamson Memorial Hospital. Our affiliation with Community Health Systems provides us with resources and other advantage that benefit our patients and community. We are pleased that we will remain a part of this organization.”
The spin-off transaction is expected to be completed in the first quarter of 2016. More information about the transaction is available in Community Health Systems’ press release which can be found on the company’s website at www.chs.net.