Regional One to get $3.6M county cash infusion, more to come

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 23, 2021 10:33 PM CT | Published: August 23, 2021 10:33 PM CT

The county-owned hospital is hiring to reopen 21 beds with $2 million in city funding approved last week. The county funding will also help over the next 13 weeks as Regional One competes with other hospital systems across the country to hire skilled health care workers to meet the demand from the latest COVID surge.

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Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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