Sibley Medical Center to affiliate with Ridgeview


By Kurt Menk
Editor Arlington Enterprise
The Arlington City Council, during its regular meeting on Monday night, June 3, unanimously adopted a resolution to accept a terms sheet related to an affiliation agreement between the Sibley Medical Center and the Ridgeview Medical Center. The resolution also authorizes  the development of an affiliation/lease agreement based on the aforementioned terms sheet and authorizes the creation of a new non-profit entity for the purpose of fulfilling the proposed affiliation/lease agreement.
City Council members Ben Jaszewski, Jennifer Nuesse, Curt Reetz, Jason Ruehling and Galen Wills all voted in favor of the resolution.
The Sibley Medical Center Board, during a special meeting earlier in the evening, unanimously adopted the same resolution in the form of a recommendation to the Arlington City Council.

The Sibley Medical Center Board consists of Kevin Lindstrand, Lisa Pfarr, Denny Schultz and Dave Welch. Jaszewski is the City Council representative on the Sibley Medical Center Board.