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Lawmakers seek hospital acquisition moratorium

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ST. PAUL — Two Minnesota lawmakers are offering legislation to prevent Sanford Health from controlling University of Minnesota hospitals.


Sanford, headquartered in South Dakota and North Dakota, is looking at taking over Fairview Health Services, which operates the university hospital system.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.