Governing Board of Indian River Medical Center and Hospital District Vote in Favor of Agreements with Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH, Vero Beach, Fla. (October 3, 2018) - The intensive 18-month effort to secure I
ndian River Medical Center's future neared its conclusion today as the
IRMC Board of Directors and the
Indian River County Hospital District Trustees voted to approve a series of agreements that will result in IRMC joining the
Cleveland Clinic health system. Under the terms of the transaction, Cleveland Clinic is committing to invest at least $250 million in IRMC over the next 10 years.
"This is an extraordinary day in the history of our community," said IRMC Board Chair
Dr. Wayne Hockmeyer. "People across the country and across the world know that Cleveland Clinic stands for world class healthcare, and they will be partnering with the exceptional staff, physicians and nurses at IRMC to provide that level of care right here in Vero Beach for years to come."