More small rural hospitals in Oklahoma are joining larger systems - Article Photos 1/3

Fred and Joyce Lucas, of Watonga, discuss what health care services they would like to see at Mercy Hospital Watonga. Mercy recently started leasing the hospital, and the company hosted a round table with residents Tuesday to discuss what lies ahead. Photo by Jaclyn Cosgrove, The Oklahoman Jaclyn Cosgrove - Jaclyn Cosgrove