Hendrick Health in Abilene, Texas, acquired Abilene Regional Medical Center and Brownwood Regional Medical Center and their associated health care operations from an affiliate of Community Health Systems, Inc. Financial terms were not disclosed.
The newly acquired facilities will be rebranded. Abilene Regional Medical Center is a 231–bed facility in Abilene. It will be rebranded as Hendrick Medical Center South. Brownwood Regional Medical Center is a 188-bed hospital in Brownwood. It will be rebranded as Hendrick Medical Center Brownwood. The affiliated employed physician practices were rebranded as Hendrick Clinic. Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene will retain its name.
Hendrick Health has been providing health care services in Abilene and the West Texas region since 1924. In addition to its hospitals, the Hendrick Health system includes a rehabilitation center, a diabetes center, and a dialysis center.
This was reported by Hendrick Health on October 26, 2020.
Contact information: Lynne Bruton, Public Relations Coordinator, Hendrick Health, 1900 Pine St., Abilene, TX 79601; 325-670-2431; Website: https://www.hendrickhealth.org/