Ozarks Medical Center buys land for new facility

THAYER, MO (KAIT) - Ozarks Medical Center purchased land for a new health care facility.

The land is located on Highway 63 in Thayer and will be combine the operations of both the Thayer and Mammoth Spring Medical Centers.

OMC President and CEO Tim Keller said in a release that the new facility will allow the hospital to offer more services close to where residents live and work.

According to Ozarks Medical Center, both medical centers will remain open until the new combined clinic is complete.

Ground breaking for the new site is planned for spring 2016.

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