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Hearing Set Over Hospital Merger
Laguna Beach Indy

Under the terms of a proposed merger of regional hospitals systems, Mission Hospital Laguna Beach and Mission Viejo will continue their current operations for at least five years, according to a report issued by the state’s attorney general.

Under the change of control agreement, Mission Hospital will also continue charity care for patients at no less than $7.4 million and continue its practice of community benefit, distributing and donating no less than $5.9 million worth of services for various community needs, for the same period, the agreement says.