integration with huntsville health system
Huntsville Hospital Health System and the Jackson County Health Care Authority have jointly announced the completion of their due diligence process for the integration of their organizations. Under the 40-yearlease agreement which takes effect October 1, 2021, Huntsville Hospital Health System assumes control and responsibility for operating all facilities of the Jackson County Health Care Authority.
“We look forward to a long and successful relationship with the Huntsville Hospital Health System, and are excited for our community to benefit from it,” said Bob Matthews, Chairman of the Jackson County Health Care Authority. “TheHuntsville system has helped other North Alabama hospitals progress and thrivethrough their partnerships. We are happy to be the latest group to be integrated into the organization.”
Jeff Samz, CEO of the Huntsville Hospital Health System, said the agreement was similar to what his organization had done with other community hospitals in north Alabama like Athens-Limestone Hospital, Decatur Morgan Hospital, Marshall Medical Centers, and others.
“We welcome the Jackson County Health Care Authority to our Health System. Our relationship with Highlands Medical Center goes back many years and we look forward to working with their team as we serve our respective patients and communities,” said Samz.
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highlands wound care center now open
Specialized treatment for non-healing wounds and sores now available in Scottsboro. Phase I of the Highlands Wound Care Center is now open Monday - Friday from 8am - 4pm. Conveniently located off the main lobby of HMC. No physician referral needed. Covered by most insurance. Call today to learn more or schedule an appointment.
Phase II with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Coming Soon!
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