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(WASHINGOTN, Pa.) March, 2022 – Officers from Washington Health System (WHS) introduced at the moment that they’ve entered into an settlement with Gateway Rehabilitation Center for buy of the well being system owned drug and alcohol rehabilitation places often called the Greenbriar Treatment Centers. Underneath this settlement, all Greenbriar Remedy Middle companies will develop into part of the Gateway Rehab dependancy therapy community. It’s anticipated this transaction can be accomplished by June 30, 2022.  

Brook Ward, President and CEO of Washington Well being System stated, “Greenbriar and Gateway have traditionally been the main suppliers of drug and alcohol associated well being companies within the Pittsburgh market and past. The proposed merger will allow the neighborhood, members of the family of these looking for therapy, and our referring healthcare professionals, to have a centralized and streamlined system to coordinated look after sufferers.”  

Advantages from the proposed settlement will hold the concentrate on the affected person(s) that need assistance throughout their street to restoration. This features a financially sustainable mannequin for drug and alcohol companies inside our communities and persevering with to supply the very best high quality dependancy and restoration remedies to the native members of our neighborhood whereas additionally managing prices. Because the well being care business continues to evolve, suppliers and shoppers are each looking for options that meet public calls for for coordinated care, at an inexpensive value.

Mr. Ward additionally stated, “We have now been residing in a quickly altering healthcare surroundings for a few years now and the necessity for dependancy companies in our space has all the time been crucial.”  Now with the pandemic, the necessity is even better and regionally centered alignments like this are an effective way to the ship prime rated care to native residents.  “With a view to greatest serve our neighborhood, WHS sought a accomplice that confirmed the curiosity and talent to keep up the excessive stage of care and companies now we have all the time offered to our neighborhood,” defined Mr. Ward.

Over the past a number of months, the leaders of WHS and Gateway Rehab decided that the easiest way to make sure a robust future for the supply of dependancy therapy was to affix forces.

James Troup, President and Chief Govt Officer of Gateway Rehab, acknowledged, “With this proposed transaction, workers, sufferers, companions and the neighborhood might be assured that companies will proceed to be offered together with the long-term therapy facility situated inside WHS Greene, in Waynesburg Pennsylvania.”  Additionally, the overwhelming majority of Greenbriar Remedy Middle staff can be supplied positions by Gateway Rehab and this transition is not going to have an effect on companies offered within the rapid future.

Troup added, “Greenbriar Remedy Middle is a robust match with Gateway Rehab’s mission and philosophy. Each corporations have related values and rules together with treating everybody with respect and dignity whereas additionally recognizing each particular person is exclusive of their path to restoration.”

Between now and June thirtieth, representatives of the three organizations can be finalizing all normal “due diligence” and finishing paperwork associated to the closing of the transaction. As soon as the transaction is full, Gateway will function the long-term inpatient residential facility, situated inside WHS Greene (350 Bonar Ave., Waynesburg) in addition to the Greenbriar Detoxing & Inpatient facility in Washington Pa, and the outpatient amenities in North Strabane, Monroeville, New Kensington, South Hills, Squirrel Hill, Wexford, Robinson, and two midway homes (one for males and one for girls).

About Washington Well being System

Using greater than 2,000 extremely skilled medical professionals, Washington Well being System offers well being care companies centered at its flagship 260 licensed mattress hospital in Washington, Pa., and at greater than 40 off-site places all through three counties. As well as, Washington Well being System has diagnostic facilities, outpatient care amenities, the Wilfred R. Cameron Wellness Middle, Greenbriar Remedy Middle, and hospice care, all seamlessly working collectively to supply wonderful patient-and-family-centered care.


About Gateway Rehabilitation Middle

Gateway Rehab has been offering trusted dependancy restoration therapy and help since 1972. Servicing western PA, japanese Ohio and extra, Gateway Rehab gives a full continuum of care together with detox, inpatient, outpatient, recovery-supportive housing, and peer restoration programming. Restoration is inside attain with Gateway Rehab’s complete, confirmed restoration options to deal with substance use problems. Be taught extra at www.gatewayrehab.org.



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