By Berry Craig IV
P3 Kentucky Staff Writer
For several years, UConn Health has been exploring the possibility of partnering with a private entity as a way of ensuring the long-term financial sustainability of the system.
The health system took the next necessary step in pursuing a public-private partnership by releasing a national “Solicitation of Interest” letter. The letter is a request for proposals from health organizations across the country interested in partnering with the Farmington-based health system.
Dr. Andrew Agwunobi, CEO of UConn Health, said the system is stronger financially now than during previous years, but that exploring a public-private partnership is necessary for the network’s future financial health and growth.
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