Vanderbilt Medical Center and University Make Financial Split

Vanderbilt University Medical Center announced plans to restructure as a financially distinct entity from the University. Jeff Balser, M.D., Ph.D., vice chancellor for Health Affairs, and leader of the reconfigured VUMC, stated “after very careful analysis we are pursuing this to enhance our capacity to flourish in a rapidly consolidating health care delivery environment, while continuing to support the many amazing aspects of Vanderbilt that distinguish us from our peers. We believe this is the ideal way forward to enhance our future.”

 

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