Colorado-based Catholic Health Initiatives, the parent of Houston-based CHI St. Luke’s Health, and California-based Dignity Health will merge to form one of the largest faith-based health systems in America, the companies announced Dec. 7.

The decision was reached after 14 months of negotiations, and the deal is expected to close sometime late next year, pending federal, state and church approvals.

CHI and San Francisco-based Dignity will establish corporate headquarters in Chicago under a new…

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CHI St. Luke's parent Catholic Health Initiatives to merge with California health care system