State looks at hospital options

asagerBoston Globe (subscription required)
Alan Sager, School of Public Health

State officials Wednesday hinted they may be preparing to challenge the planned Friday shutdown of North Adams Regional Hospital, with Attorney General Martha Coakley saying her office is weighing legal moves and Governor Deval Patrick suggesting he wasn’t yet ready to concede the financially ailing hospital will close…

Expert quote:

“It’s a small hospital. It doesn’t need a lot of money to stabilize its finances.”

View full article