Ascension Health, St. Louis, has completed its deal to acquire Marian Health System, the Tulsa, Okla.-based provider with three regional divisions.
Financial terms were not disclosed for the deal, which includes Marian's Ministry Health Care, Milwaukee; St. John Health System, Tulsa; and Via Christi Health, Wichita, Kan., which has been 50% owned by Ascension since 2007.
The deal adds 16 hospitals to Ascension's 77. Ascension will also assume Marian's roughly $1.4 billion in debt. Marian had about $150 million in net income in fiscal 2011.