Hospital Board considers putting recruitment contract on ice
District provider encounters down over 15% in 2019 compared to this time last year
Last updated 8/1/2019 at 11:45am
The Adams County Public Hospital District No. 2 Board of Commissioners and new East Adams Rural Healthcare CEO Corey Fedie weighed the possibility of tossing out their contract with Merritt Hawkins, a firm tasked with searching for and recruiting providers to EARH.
Fedie, who replaced the retiring Gary Bostrom as CEO in mid-June, told the board at the July 24 board meeting that he has been having some "very frank" discussions with Merritt Hawkins and that he is not very excited about the contract between the firm and the district. Fedie said that the initial contract was for $10,000, which...