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CMH Regional Health System Acquiring Southwest Ohio Gastroenterology and Clinton County Outpatient Surgery

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Hospital news

CMH Regional Health System will acquire Southwest Ohio Gastroenterology and Clinton County Outpatient Surgery, a medical group with offices in Wilmington, Hillsboro, and Cincinnati. As part of the acquisition, CMH will own and operate all practice locations, as well as the group’s outpatient surgery center located in Wilmington. The group’s founding physicians, Dr. Samuel DelMauro and Dr. Daniel Debo, have served on the CMH medical staff for twenty-eight and twenty-five years, respectively. The transaction is expected to be finalized and effective on February 1, 2018.

All current Southwest Ohio Gastroenterology and Clinton County Outpatient Surgery employees will remain with the practice, as will the current practice manager, Pam Lewis.

“We’re excited to welcome Southwest Ohio Gastroenterology and Clinton County Outpatient Surgery to the CMH family,” said Greg Nielsen, CEO of CMH.

“Dr. Samuel DelMauro and Dr. Daniel Debo have long been engaged members of our medical staff and community, and this partnership will grow gastroenterology services in our region. We look forward to working with all of the current employees, and we are very excited to work with Pam Lewis, the current practice manager. Pam has been a phenomenal leader throughout the practice’s successful tenure, and we’re excited to have her skills and experience on the CMH team.”

Dr. Samuel DelMauro spoke to the group’s success over the last twenty-plus years and the decision to join CMH Regional Health System:

“We’ve always been proud to serve Southwest Ohio, and as we look to the future we’re excited to grow gastroenterology services throughout the region with this partnership.”


About CMH Regional Health System

Established in 1951, CMH Regional Health System has been providing quality healthcare to area residents for over 60 years. CMH Regional Health System’s Clinton Memorial Hospital is a 124-bed hospital located centrally in Wilmington, Ohio, only an hour drive from three of Ohio’s major metros: Cincinnati, Dayton, and Columbus. Clinton Memorial Hospital offers a full range of inpatient and outpatient specialized services, including emergency services, cardiology, medical and radiation oncology, orthopedics, obstetrics, surgery, diagnostic and interventional radiology and more.

CMH Regional Health System’s network of outpatient physician practices and services—including primary care, internal medicine, gastroenterology, neurology, and sports medicine—extends through Clinton, Fayette, and Highland counties.