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Little Company of Mary Hospital to join Rush health system

Little Company of Mary Hospital to join Rush health system

The Rush hospital system plans to acquire Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers as part of its strategy to bulk up its offerings in the suburbs.

The two health systems announced Wednesday hat they have signed a nonbinding letter of intent for Little Company of Mary to join the Rush system.

Under the plan, Little Company of Mary would remain affiliated with the Roman Catholic Church. Rush will assume Little Company of Mary’s liabilities.

The hospital will keep its name, though it will also look for ways to integrate Rush into its moniker, said Little Mary President and CEO Dennis Reilly. Little Company of Mary has more than 2,000 employees in 12...

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