SSM Health is eyeing an expansion in Wisconsin. The Creve Coeur-based health care system signed a letter of intent with the Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes to gain ownership of two health care operations that include four hospitals, multiple nursing homes, a rehabilitation facility and pharmacies.
The deal, if finalized, would include Agnesian HealthCare in Fond Du Lac, Wis., located about an hour north of Milwaukee, and Monroe Clinic in Monroe, Wis., located about an hour south of Madison.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
SSM already has a significant presence in Wisconsin beyond its hospitals and clinics. In 2013, the organization acquired Madison-based Dean Health Systems and with Dean came a physician group, health plan and pharmacy benefit management firm.
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