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RHD board mulls hospital purchase offer by Blackhawk

The Rockdale Hospital District board met in an executive session Tuesday evening to hear a formal offer by Blackhawk Health Care to purchase Richards Memorial Hospital.

Blackhawk has operated the

hospital since 2006 but it is still

owned by the district. .. “We had a ‘bumpy road’ for a while (hospital financial problems,” board chair Carl Hudson said. “Then it looked good, now we’re back on a bumpy road for a while. But these folks (Blackhawk) are struggling like mad to make it work.”


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