Hospital Scraps 'Summit' For 'Transylvania'
Transylvania Community Hospital will change its name but not to Summit Regional Hospital. Instead, the hospital will become known as Transylvania Regional Hospital on Oct. 1.
The Hospital's Board of Trustees announced in late November that it had decided to rename the hospital Summit Regional Hospital to coincide with the completion of a current $14 million expansion and renovation of the medical facility.
Since the initial announcement, hospital leaders have received feedback, both positive and negative, about the name choice, according to a press release Some community members, especially...