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'Better together:' Wellmont, Mountain States officially announce merger plans

'Better together:' Wellmont, Mountain States officially announce merger plans

April 2nd, 2015 7:51 pm by Nathan Baker

After decades of fierce competition for patients in the region, Wellmont Health System and Mountain States Health Alliance hope to create the peanut butter cup of health care providers, aiming to combine into an organization that is better together.

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Pre-announcement release gives more details on health system merger

Pre-announcement release gives more details on health system merger

April 2nd, 2015 10:48 am by Nathan Baker

Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System confirms their intentions to enter into a joined organization.

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Sound off: Is a Wellmont, MSHA merger good for the region?

Sound off: Is a Wellmont, MSHA merger good for the region?

April 2nd, 2015 8:57 am by Johnson City Press

Tell us what you think.

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Wellmont expected to announce health system merger plans today

Wellmont expected to announce health system merger plans today

April 2nd, 2015 8:48 am by Nathan Baker

Health care leaders are expected to announce a merger between the region's two hospital systems at a press conference scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday at Kingsport's MeadowView Conference Resort & Convention Center.

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Elizabethton's Chicken Charlie has flown the coop

Elizabethton's Chicken Charlie has flown the coop

April 2nd, 2015 8:38 am by John Thompson

Middleton sells eight KFCs ... and swaps chicken tales with new owner

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Health system merger announcement set for Thursday

Health system merger announcement set for Thursday

April 1st, 2015 11:53 am by Staff Report

Health care leaders are expected to announce a merger between the region's two hospital systems at a press conference scheduled at 2 p.m. Thursday at Kingsport's MeadowView Conference Resort & Convention Center.

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Academy Sports to open April 24

Academy Sports to open April 24

April 1st, 2015 11:05 am by Staff Report

The Academy Sports + Outdoors retail store currently under construction in Johnson City now has an opening date.

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Mountain States CEO confirms merger in email to employees

Mountain States CEO confirms merger in email to employees

March 31st, 2015 10:13 pm by Nathan Baker

In an email to thousands of the health care system's employees, Mountain States Health Alliance CEO Alan Levine confirmed a partnership agreement with the Johnson City-based hospital organization and neighboring Wellmont Health System.

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Tri-Cities Craft Beer Week: It's almost time to pour

Tri-Cities Craft Beer Week: It's almost time to pour

March 31st, 2015 9:44 pm by Tony Casey

Area craft beer drinkers, home brewers, brewmasters and even politicians can rejoice as Tri-Cities Craft Beer Week is about to begin.

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3D print technology provides 'robohand' to 7-year-old girl

3D print technology provides 'robohand' to 7-year-old girl

March 31st, 2015 9:29 pm by JOHN ROGERS, Associated Press

Seven-year-old Faith Lennox never thought much about putting a prosthetic limb where her missing left hand had once been.

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