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Attorney general allows MSHA purchase of Unicoi Co. hospital to proceed

October 30th, 2013 3:43 pm by Brad Hicks

The state attorney general's office has issued a letter of no action to Unicoi County Memorial Hospital, clearing the way for closing of Mountain States Health Alliance of UCMH to occur.

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Tennessee slams UMass for 2nd round victory in NCAA

Tennessee slams UMass for 2nd round victory in NCAA

March 21st, 2014 5:26 pm by AP

Jarnell Stokes scored a career-high 26 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to help Tennessee beat Massachusetts 86-67 on Friday in the second round of the NCAA tournament.

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MSHA expects to close on Unicoi Co. hospital sale Friday

MSHA expects to close on Unicoi Co. hospital sale Friday

October 30th, 2013 8:01 am by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County Memorial Hospital Administrator Tracy Byers said those involved are anxiously awaiting the finalization of UCMH’s sale to Mountain States Health Alliance.

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State attorney general continues to review pending sale of UCMH

State attorney general continues to review pending sale of UCMH

October 13th, 2013 8:32 pm by Brad Hicks

As the target closing date for Mountain States Health Alliance’s acquisition of Unicoi County Memorial Hospital approaches, the state attorney general’s office is continuing its review of the pending transaction.

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UCMH and MSHA hoping to clear last hurdle in hospital acquisition

UCMH and MSHA hoping to clear last hurdle in hospital acquisition

August 26th, 2013 9:47 pm by Brad Hicks

Members of the Unicoi County Memorial Hospital Board of Control and Mountain States Health Alliance hope that what is perhaps the final hurdle in MSHA’s acquisition of the county’s financially struggling community hospital has been cleared.

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MSHA hires Byers as new administrator of UCMH

MSHA hires Byers as new administrator of UCMH

August 19th, 2013 9:36 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Mountain States Health Alliance has hired Tracy Byers, CEO of Great Plains Regional Medical Center in Elk City, Okla., to serve as the new administrator of Unicoi County Memorial Hospital.

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Unicoi County hospital board OKs latest credit line extension

Unicoi County hospital board OKs latest credit line extension

July 30th, 2013 8:35 am by Brad Hicks

ERWIN — The Unicoi County Memorial Hospital Board of Control made a move Monday to accept Mountain States Health Alliance's latest offer for financial support.

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Erwin board again supports MSHA acquisition of hospital, approves half of funding request for shelter

Erwin board again supports MSHA acquisition of hospital, approves half of funding request for shelter

July 22nd, 2013 9:17 pm by Brad Hicks

The Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen took steps Monday to address a pair of divisive issues that have recently faced Unicoi County.

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Unicoi County Memorial Hospital board again accepts MSHA offer

Unicoi County Memorial Hospital board again accepts MSHA offer

July 18th, 2013 10:01 pm by Brad Hicks

For the third time, the Unicoi County Memorial Hospital Board of Control has opted to move forward with allowing Mountain States Health Alliance to acquire the 60-year-old hospital, and MSHA officials and supporters hope this time is a charm.

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Update: Wellmont announces concerns over legality of UCMH process

Update: Wellmont announces concerns over legality of UCMH process

July 16th, 2013 9:40 am by Brad Hicks

Wellmont officials said the process for selecting proposals for the sale of UCMH did not meet legal requirements and that they will not be participating in the open meeting Thursday.

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MSHA extends another $1M credit to Unicoi County Memorial Hospital

MSHA extends another $1M credit to Unicoi County Memorial Hospital

July 16th, 2013 9:08 am by Kayla Carter

Mountain States Health Alliance will fund Unicoi County Memorial Hospital an additional $1 million, which brings the MSHA line of credit cost total to $3 million.

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