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SVMH needs to make service line changes quickly to attract merger partner
The Californian - Salinas

A consultant’s secret report says the Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System must first fundamentally reinvent itself in order to have a chance at merging or affiliating with a larger health care institution within the next two years.

Those findings are contained deep inside the 132-page McKinsey & Co. consultant’s report, whose recommendation is that the SVMH must merge or affiliate with another institution and soon if it is to survive the 2015 arrival of federal health care reform.