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MeritCare and Sanford Health set to complete their merger today

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FARGO -- The merger of the two largest health systems in the Dakotas will lead to more bus trips, officials say.

Fargo's MeritCare and Sioux Falls, S.D.-based Sanford Health are expected to complete their merger today. The new system, with nearly 14,000 full-time employees and $1.9 billion in assets, will operate its own fleet of two buses to shuttle staff and physicians between medical campuses in Fargo and Sioux Falls.


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