It was meant to bring Roswell freedom of choice. But now, just four years after opening its doors, Roswell Regional Hospital will soon be part and parcel with Eastern New Mexico Medical Center.
During a private gala to celebrate the opening of the new hospital at Roswell Regional in 2007, then Mayor Sam LaGrone said, “Competition is so good,” just moments after cutting a red ribbon at the new hospital’s main doors.
These days, Roswell Regional CEO and Administrator Rod Schumacher is discussing the “chance to join forces with the hospital up the street.” He announced the integration plan to RRH employees Tuesday.
According to a news release from RRH, the facility’s Board of Managers unanimously agreed to “execute a non-binding letter of intent and enter into (exclusive) negotiations with a subsidiary of Community Health Systems, Login to read more