Although N.C. Department of Health and Human Services found there is no need for another endoscopy suite in the Fletcher area, Mission Hospital officials are prepared to move ahead with the joint venture between the Asheville-based hospital and Pardee Hospital.
The state’s review of Mission’s application to relocate an existing endoscopy suite to the Mission-Pardee joint venture says Mission “overstates the need of the service” at the proposed facility on the Buncombe and Henderson County line.
Mission’s application to move the endoscopy room to the proposed $45 million joint venture facility at 2651 Hendersonville Road was denied Aug. 2 by the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services. ...
[Brian Moore, director of strategic planning and public policy for Mission] added that Mission officials do not agree on many areas of the review and will appeal the decision. ...Read the full article