DuBois, PA – J.C. Blair Health Systems of Huntington will merge into The Penn Highlands Healthcare System.  A letter of intent was signed yesterday.  The affiliation with Penn Highlands will take effect in early 2019 and will strengthen the delivery of healthcare services by the Huntingdon based health care provider.  J.C. Blair and Penn Highlands share a mission to provide exceptional care through community-based health system.  This will allow J.C. Blair to grow.

CEO of Penn Highlands, Steve Fon-taine said, “ as with all of our affiliated hospitals, we know J.C. Blair will be successful at sharing our vision to be the integrated health system of choice through excellent quality, service, and outcomes.”

J.C. Blair is a 62 bed non-profit community hospital that has served Huntingdon for over 100 years.