SITKA, Alaska — A metropolis authorities in Alaska has accredited agreements enabling a regional well being consortium to take over operation of its neighborhood hospital.
The Day by day Sitka Sentinel reported Tuesday that the Metropolis and Borough of Sitka Meeting voted 5-2 Monday to approve asset buy and services lease agreements that can permit Southeast Alaska Regional Well being Consortium to function Sitka Group Hospital.
The newspaper experiences that the consortium’s board will take into account approval of the agreements April 26, with a possible June 30 time limit.
The newspaper experiences that the consortium will take over operations on the hospital and its well being care enterprise after the summer time closing.
Officers say the consortium can pay a complete of about $16.7 million, together with $1.three million payable upon closing and $700,000 yearly for 22 years.
Data from: Day by day Sitka (Alaska) Sentinel, http://www.sitkasentinel.com/