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Old 03-25-2016, 09:24 PM
 
Location: Johnson City, TN
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While I'm sure the impacts of the job losses will be felt throughout the region, I can't help but think the Wellmont facilities will be hit the hardest and these happen to be primarily located in Sullivan County and SW Virginia. One thing for certain is Holston Valley will no longer be a level I trauma center and Johnson City Medical Center will be the flagship hospital of the new system and the only tertiary facility in the region. I think with Holston Valley and Bristol Regional, one might retain level II trauma status but they will primarily serve in a community hospital function providing general care. Indian Path will probably become some sort of residential addiction treatment facility.

I think this merger will do two things: work towards the goal of the Tri-Cities region acting as a singular cohesive unit, and cement Johnson City's role as the focus city for the Tri-Cities and the leader in moving the region forward.
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