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MacNeal Hospital Proposes to Add Rehabilitation Unit

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Applicant:   Macneal Hospital
Application Date: 12-08-2014

Project Category: New Hospital/Unit
Project Amount:   $2,566,215

Hospital Contact Name:   Jacob M. Axel
Hospital Contact Title:    President
Hospital Contact Phone:   (847) 776-7101
Hospital Email:  jacobmaxel@msn.com

Description:  The applicants of this certificate of need, MacNeal Hospital, propose to establish a 12-bed rehabilitation unit through the renovation of existing space and the associated discontinuation of 12 medical/surgical beds.

This proposal comes following the changes of ownership of four hospitals due to the merger of Vanguard Health System and Tenet Healthcare Corporation.

January 20, 2015