- Intermountain Healthcare and South Dakota-based Sanford Health announced Monday that the two had signed a letter of intent to merge.
- Together the two will operate 70 hospitals — many of which will be located in rural communities across the country — and 435 clinics and insure 1.1 million people.
- Marc Harrison, CEO of Salt Lake City-based Intermountain, will lead the combined organization. CEO of Sanford Health, Kelby Krabbenhoft, will serve as president emeritus.
This is a developing story and will be updated.