Black River Medical Center teams up with Saint Francis Health Care System

Black River Medical Center teams up with Saint Francis Health Care System
This will expand the network and presence Saint Francis has in Poplar Bluff.

POPLAR BLUFF, MO (KFVS) - Saint Francis Healthcare System President and Chief Executive Officer Maryann Reese announced a partnership with Black River Medical Center.

The Poplar Bluff, Missouri based Medical Center will become part of the system in Cape Girardeau.

President Reese said this will expand the network and presence Saint Francis has in Poplar Bluff.

Reese said this partnership would mean a continued commitment to medical excellence with a focus on high-quality care and exceptional patient experience.

The date for the completion of this merger has not been announced.

Reese said the agreement is finalized but the integration process will take some more planning.

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