DeKalb OKs Grady shift to nonprofit corporation

Source: By CRAIG SCHNEIDER, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (GA), 02/26/08

In a move expected to secure hundreds of millions in private and state funds, the DeKalb County Commission approved a lease agreement Tuesday that would shift operational control of Grady Memorial Hospital to a new nonprofit corporation. The unanimous vote is one of the last hurdles in the management restructuring designed to save the financially crippled hospital.