Douglas Co. eyes hospital ownership transfer

December 1, 2010 at 2:38 am in The Daily Republic

ARMOUR No one objected Tuesday night to a proposal for Douglas County to transfer ownership of Douglas County Memorial Hospital’s original portion to the hospital’s nonprofit corporation.
Hospital Administrator Heath Brouwer told 20 people about the hospital’s plans for an addition and renovation project, and he sought to have the county transfer the older portion of the hospital to conduct the project.
He estimated afterward the endeavor would cost between $3 million and $5 million and would require loans and grants. A design is in the works. Continue Reading