Published July 01. 2013 4:00AM
Westerly - Westerly Hospital will host a community celebration of its recent acquisition by Lawrence + Memorial Hospital from 4 to 7 p.m. July 10 on the grounds of the hospital.
Admission is free. The celebration will include a cookout and children's activities. It will take place rain or shine. For information, call (401) 596-6000 or visit www.westerlyhospital.org.
L+M's acquisition of Westerly Hospital was completed on May 31. L+M has pledged to retain the Westerly Hospital name, invest $36.5 million in the hospital, operate it as an acute care facility for at least five years and maintain the same complement of clinical care services for at least two years.