Cooper University Health continues its aggressive expansion

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     Cooper University hospital (Photo By Pocketmedicine via Creative Commons)

    Cooper University hospital (Photo By Pocketmedicine via Creative Commons)

    Cooper University Health Care has announced plans to grow its health system by absorbing Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center in Camden, Lourdes Medical Center in Burlington and St. Francis Medical in Trenton.

    Susan Livio, statehouse health reporter for NJ Advance Media, joined NewsWorks Tonight’s Tom MacDonald to unpack what this merger could mean for health care in southern New Jersey.

    Listen to the conversation above.

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