Geary County Commission Chairman Addresses the Review for a Potential Hospital Strategic Alliance

The announcement that Geary Community Hospital and Salina Regional Health Center will explore the potential of a strategic alliance was made this past week. During the next few months both facilities will work together to review options of how that partnership might look.

Geary Community Hospital is a county-owned facility. The chairman of the Geary County Commission, Ben Bennett, stated that Salina Regional Health Center has working relationships with hospitals in Lindsborg and Concordia. “And they’re looking at strengthening the spokes of a wheel with them being the hub. It could be a very good move for us, it could be a move that is not something that we can work with. But we don’t know without going into some observation.”

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