SRHS and University Hospitals announce negotiations for integration

Tuesday, March 03, 2015
CLEVELAND and ASHLAND – Samaritan Regional Health System (SRHS) in Ashland County and University Hospitals (UH) in Cleveland have announced they are entering into the process of signing a letter of intent to integrate SRHS into the UH system.

This announcement comes after a dedicated, year-long search identifying SRHS’s best options to continue the organization’s mission of “promoting the health and wellness of people in the communities served.” The recommendation to explore an affiliation with UH came from a special committee comprised of SRHS Board and medical staff leaders with assistance from experienced health care consultants.

SRHS, founded in 1912, is anchored by Samaritan Hospital, a 55-bed acute-care, inpatient facility. Twenty-four hour emergency department services are available at the hospital in addition to a state-of-the-art surgical suite and birthing and women’s unit. Satellite offices located throughout Ashland County offer convenient access to radiology and laboratory services, in addition to urgent care, pain care, occupational health and sleep medicine. The Samaritan Professional Corporation employs 35 physicians and primary care providers to meet the health care needs of the community.

Download full release

<< Back
  • News Media Access

  • Register
  • Forgot My Password
  • Search:

    Advanced Search

  • Subscribe To Our Latest News

    Subscribe to University Hospitals' RSS Feeds or Email Alerts to get our latest news.

    University Hospitals RSS Feed  University Hospitals Email Alerts
  • Twitter

    Must select a Twitter Account for Rail Gadget in Twitter Tool.

You must be logged in to view this item.


This area is reserved for members of the news media. If you qualify, please update your user profile and check the box marked "Check here to register as an accredited member of the news media". Please include any notes in the "Supporting information for media credentials" box. We will notify you of your status via e-mail in one business day.