March 26, 2014
As the Federal Trade Commission reviews its proposed settlement with Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital and the Hospital Authority of Albany-Dougherty County in regard to last year’s acquisition of the former Palmyra Medical Center, Phoebe general counsel Tommy Chambless, right, shown with Phoebe CEO Joel Wernick, said Phoebe officials feel the matter was resolved appropriately last August. The proposal, however, has yet to be formally voted upon by the FTC. (File Photo)
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A Tennessee group is asking the Georgia Department of Community Health to clarify the application of Certificate of Need regarding Phoebe North
A U.S. District Court judge has given the Federal Trade Commission an extension until April 14 to file a motion to dismiss its lawsuit against Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital and the Hospital Authority of Albany-Dougherty County in regard to the Authority’s acquisition of Phoebe North (formerly Palmyra Medical Center).