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In dual announcements Tuesday, the WestCare board of trustees voted to pursue a relationship with Duke LifePoint Healthcare, and the Haywood Regional Medical Center governing board will be holding a public hearing, most likely on Nov. 12, on the same option. A vote is expected to follow the hearing.