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.”