July 26, 2016 at 3:59 PM | CPBJ
A federal court in Philadelphia today heard arguments about a merger between two of Central Pennsylvania’s largest health systems, with a decision expected later this summer.
The hearing in the U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia brought together lawyers representing the government and the two systems, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Pinnacle Health System.
The merger had been approved by lower courts, but the Federal Trade Commission and Pennsylvania Attorney General continue to oppose it.
The latest round of arguments was heard by a three-judge panel led by former Pennsylvania […]