JOHNSTOWN - The Conemaugh Board of Directors have announced a partnership with Duke Lifepoint Healthcare today. Duke Lifepoint is a joint venture with Duke University and they already partner with 5 other hospital's across the county. The acquisition by Duke Lifepoint includes Conemaugh's three hospitals, and all outpatient centers. Both Conemaugh and Duke Lifepoint stress that they will maintain a commitment of quality for all patients. The transaction has yet to be finalized at this point but both parties involved expect a smooth transition for both patients and employees.
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