House approves bill to loan UofL $35M for hospital growth

House approves bill to loan UofL $35M for hospital growth
The Kentucky House has approved a bill to loan the University of Louisville $35 million to support its acquisition of Jewish Hospital and other Kentucky One Health properties. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - The Kentucky House has approved a bill to loan the University of Louisville $35 million to support its acquisition of Jewish Hospital and other Kentucky One Health properties.

UofL plans to use the new facilities to assist with its School of Medicine.

The school also plans to hire nearly 400 doctors and nurses.

The bill now heads to the Senate for consideration.

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