Nationwide Children’s Hospital (Columbus, Ohio) will acquire Mercy Health – Children’s Hospital (Toledo, Ohio), part of Bon Secours Mercy Health.

Following the transition, the two health systems will collaborate on population health initiatives and research integration.

Mercy Health – Children’s Hospital’s current facility will be leased by Nationwide Children’s Hospital, while other details regarding staffing and operations are still being finalized by Bon Secours Mercy Health and Nationwide Children’s Hospital.