The Iola Register covered the last Allen County Regional Hospital Board of Trustees meeting where the hospital's new administrator, Elmore Patterson, was introduced.
"I'm glad to be here. This is a golden opportunity," Patterson said. "It was good meeting people. I know everyone is excited. I know these are troubled times with COVID-19, but we're going to work through it. Regardless of what name is on the sign, we have a commitment to this community and we're going to stay committed to this community by providing high quality health care."
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