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June 2010

What's News

Date: June 7, 2010

Sibley Memorial Hospital
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To further strengthen its position in the regional marketplace through strategic alliances, The Johns Hopkins Health System Corporation has entered discussions with Sibley Memorial Hospital about integrating the northwest Washington, D.C., hospital into the Johns Hopkins Health System. 

Although details of the proposed transaction are still to be worked out, the basic outline of the plan call for Sibley to retain its voluntary medical staff and physician organization. Also, the hospital would operate under the direction of the Hopkins Health System governance structure, similar to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Howard County General Hospital and Suburban Hospital.

A 328-bed acute care facility, Sibley has respected programs in oncology, orthopedics, obstetrics and geriatric services, and a high-end, assisted-living facility on its campus.


Dean/CEO Edward Miller will join a long list of dignitaries, including every U.S. president since Theodore Roosevelt, when he addresses the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., on June 21. Miller will take the podium to share his concerns regarding critical aspects of the new health care law: specifically, an increase of 32 million newly insured individuals. The talk will shine a light on delivery-
reform efforts and explain how to manage a large Medicaid population and train the workforce needed to care
for it.

Info: For reservations, call 202-662-7501 or e-mail Cost of the luncheon is $17 for National Press Club members, $28 for their guests, and $35 for the general public.