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Hutcheson sells hospice service to Hearth Hospice

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FORT OGLETHORPE, GA (WRCB) — Hutchenson Medical Center is selling its hospice care to Hearth Hospice. 

"We've made the strategic business decision to focus on our core operations," said Roger Forgey, Chief Executive Officer of Hutcheson Medical Center. "We are taking on a partner, Hearth Hospice, whose core business is hospice. We feel that level of commitment is necessary to grow this valuable service in our community."

Hearth Hospice is a new hospice service aimed at bringing comprehensive, highly-personalized and consistent care to patients and family experiencing chronic and terminal illnesses.

In operation since 1986, Hutcheson Hospice was the first hospice to serve Catoosa, Dade, and Walker counties

 

 

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