More To The Story: Hospital Systems Consolidation

Sep 20, 2017

It was recently announced that two of North Carolina's largest hospital systems, Carolina Healthcare and UNC Healthcare were joining forces.  Hospital officials say this will be beneficial to the public and help drop costs, while experts say that consolidation almost always means that prices increase. Charlotte Observer Reporter Ames Alexander has written about this new development and talks all about it on this More to the Story from September 13, 2017.

Posted by Host and Producer of More to the Story, Paul Foster- WNCW Senior Producer, News and PSA Coordinator, and Regional Host of Morning Edition