Joint Statement from MeritCare and Sanford Health

Joint statement from Kelby Krabbenhoft, CEO, Sanford Health, and Roger Gilbertson, M.D., MeritCare President/CEO"MeritCare and Sanford Health have commenced discussions at the executive and board level to evaluate the potential of a combined organization for the purpose of furthering their similar missions of improving patient care in the communities we serve. Both systems expect that these discussions will be comprehensive. At this time, these conversations are exploratory. An update is expected by the end of the summer."

Joint statement from Kelby Krabbenhoft, CEO, Sanford Health, and Roger Gilbertson, M.D., MeritCare President/CEO

"MeritCare and Sanford Health have commenced discussions at the executive and board level to evaluate the potential of a combined organization for the purpose of furthering their similar missions of improving patient care in the communities we serve. Both systems expect that these discussions will be comprehensive. At this time, these conversations are exploratory. An update is expected by the end of the summer."