More small rural hospitals in Oklahoma are joining larger systems

The number of Oklahoma’s rural hospitals managed locally is shrinking. As health care grows more complicated and expensive, more and more of Oklahoma’s rural hospitals are joining large health systems, which some say offer stability and resources to suffering institutions.

BY JACLYN COSGROVE Modified: October 13, 2012 at 11:29 pm •  Published: October 14, 2012
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