CHS withdraws offer to associate with Beaufort Regional Health System; Two EMTs prevent psych patient from grabbing cop's gun;

> Community Health Systems withdrew its offer to merge or associate with Beaufort Regional Health System, the Washington Daily News reports. Article
> The Cardiac Rehabilitation Center of Staten Island at Staten Island University Hospital closed Friday because clients could not afford the $60 to $90 weekly co-pays for treatment, reports. Article
> Two EMTs scuffled with a psychiatric patient and prevented him from grabbing a policeman's gun, the New York Post reports. Article

> St. Joseph Hospital Board of Directors named Eric Looper the Fort Wayne, Ind., hospital's new CEO, the Journal Gazette reports. Article

> Kirk Wilson, CEO of Saint Joseph's Health System in Atlanta has resigned, Associated Press reports. Article

And Finally... If it can't rot, should we eat it? Article

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