SUNBURY — Mayor Kurt Karlovich and City Administrator Jody Ocker are looking to the future of what will soon be the former UPMC Susquehanna Sunbury Hospital by hosting the first of several task force meetings Thursday night.
SUNBURY — UPMC Susquehanna Sunbury officials are citing financial issues as the main reason the hospital is closing, according to city leaders.
UPMC Susquehanna’s plan to close its Sunbury hospital in 2020 shocked and angered city officials, who said they were unaware of the pending shutdown that would eliminate about 150 jobs locally.
SUNBURY — UPMC Susquehanna Sunbury’s planned closure throws its challenge of the Northumberland County Board of Assessment tax exemption denial into limbo, according to county officials.
Eighteen rural hospitals across the country have closed their doors in 2019, according to the Center for Health Research at the University of North Carolina, which has been tracking rural hospital closings.
SUNBURY — Sunbury officials woke up Thursday morning "stunned," "shocked" and "saddened" after learning the news that UPMC Susquehanna Sunbury is shutting its doors in March.
SUNBURY — The future of UPMC Susquehanna Sunbury challenging the decision of the Northumberland County Board of Assessment to deny the hospital's request for tax exemption of more than $370,000 in real estate revenue is not known, according to county officials.