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2013-10-17 – OSF HealthCare Acquires Kewanee Hospital

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OSF Healthcare System and Kewanee Hospital have signed a definitive agreement that will result in Kewanee joining OSF.

The announcement comes after six months of due diligence, a process which validated the benefits of the affiliation to the communities they serve. Among the anticipated benefits local residents will experience are greater access to integrated health care services, as well as achieving excellence in clinical innovations, services, quality, costs and outcomes.

The final agreement is pending approval from the Illinois Health Facilities & Services Review Board.

November 5, 2013