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Catholic Health Initiatives Completes Mercy Hot Springs Acquisition

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04-01-2014

Mercy and Catholic Health Initiatives have signed a definitive agreement and transferred ownership of Mercy Hot Springs hospital and physician clinic to St. Vincent Health System (SVHS) in Little Rock, a CHI affiliate.

Mercy and CHI recognize the extremely challenging health care environment in Arkansas and agree that enhancing the Catholic health ministry and strengthening access to health care are key objectives of the transaction. Mercy Hot Springs will be operated as part of a regional network with SVHS and the new name is St. Vincent Hot Springs.

April 15, 2014