Dickinson County Healthcare System and Marshfield Clinic Health System have finalized their affiliation agreement that brings Marshfield Clinic to the Upper Peninsula. With the affiliation agreement in place, Marshfield Clinic will begin formally incorporating its care and operational support system into all Dickinson hospital and clinic locations. The process will take several months with the focus on expanding locally provided outpatient surgeries, supporting DCH’s large pediatric team within Marshfield Children’s Hospital, and growing DCH’s primary care provider team with a powerful provider recruiting network.
“The future of healthcare for our community and our region is now more capable and more secure than ever,” said Chuck Nelson, CEO of DCH. “We will move local and regional healthcare to even higher levels of quality and accessibility by expanding locally based services, providers, and locations.” Read more here.