Tag: Pipeline Health

Judge Rules That Westlake Must Stay Open While Board Decision Is Reviewed

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

A Cook County Circuit Court judge ruled on Tuesday that Westlake Hospital, 1225 Lake St. in Melrose Park, must stay open while Melrose Park appeals a decision by the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board to allow Pipeline Health, Westlake’s owner, to close the hospital.

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Pritzker Gets Involved In Westlake Matter Ahead Of May 7 Court Decision

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

The months-long attempt by Pipeline Health, the California-based company that also owns West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park, to close Westlake Hospital in Melrose Park underwent another dramatic twist that featured the governor getting involved just after a state agency approved Pipeline’s application to discontinue services at Westlake.

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