Thursday, May 31, 2018

Perry Community Hospital Sold

LINDEN, TN (WOPC) The Perry Community Hospital has sold to a Florida-based firm, officials confirmed to WOPC.

The amount of the sale was not disclosed, but it appears to have been filed with the Secretary Of State within the past couple of weeks.

Government officials and sources close to management confirmed the sale Thursday.

According to city officials, the new operator is expected to expand 'lab services' within the hospital, possibly adding new jobs. The new owner of the facility could not be reached for comment.

WOPC will provide additional information about the Miami-based provider, as soon as it is released.

Often operating in a deficit, but remaining stable, the Perry Community Hospital has miraculously avoided closure. Similar rural hospitals its size have not been so lucky.