Health insurer takes over hospital

Health insurer DSW is to form a cooperative with regional care operators and staff members to take over the Vlietland hospital in Schiedam, reports Tuesday’s Financieele Dagblad.

The cooperative will own 100% of the hospital and is making €18.5m available to cover costs and improvements.

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