WellStar ends merger talks with Emory in Georgia

Evans, Melanie
June 2015
Modern Healthcare;6/15/2015, Vol. 45 Issue 24, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports that WellStar Health System has decided to end merger negotiations with Emory Healthcare as it does not fit into the strategic direction of WellStar according to Gary Miller, chairman at WellStar, and Emory believes that the merger would be beneficial to both the systems.


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