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Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding the announcement of IU Health joining the Northeast Indiana marketplace:

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 27, 2017) ― “The decision by IU Health to enter the Fort Wayne marketplace is great news for Northeast Indiana. IU Health has a stellar national reputation, and will be a welcome and high-quality addition to our region’s strong health-care presence.

“The fact that Brian Bauer will be the CEO of the organization means that a talented and experienced hand will be guiding the ship. All this is yet another positive sign that the Northeast Indiana economy continues to surge forward.”


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Contact: Molly Swigart, Communications Director