OPINION: Letter: Let people decide on...

OPINION: Letter: Let people decide on health care facilities in Columbus

There are 2 comments on the The Republic story from Feb 8, 2013, titled OPINION: Letter: Let people decide on health care facilities in Columbus. In it, The Republic reports that:

I don't know about anyone but myself, but I took offense to Tuesday's story in the Republic, "Unwanted Rival." Once again this story was based on the political views of Columbus Regional Hospital's President and CEO Jim Bickel and others.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at The Republic.

My opinion

Nashville, IN

#1 Feb 9, 2013
I agree. This increased medical offerings can do nothing but give residents more choices. And is it not a medical complex for offices, not a hospital. Why would Columbus Regional be objecting?
abc123

Tinley Park, IL

#2 Feb 9, 2013
They are objecting because they have a monopoly and don't want any competition.Kind of like if Navistar tried to start a new business here.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Nursing Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Dentists might be able to screen for diabetes (Mar '15) 1 hr laurajkey 6
News Barrow medical center's lawsuit says hospital d... (Mar '08) Mon Stella 11
News Greenwood hospital closure to cut 86 jobs Sep 10 Billing 3
News DeJaynes ~ Jenssen (Jun '13) Sep 9 FindItDennis 5
News Comments Aug 31 Economy needs bet... 3
News From tent birth to Inuk nurse: Growing up in, a... Aug 30 INUIT ROLE MODEL 1
Nursing Scholarship Quest! Aug 28 ChristineT 1
More from around the web