ELLWOOD CITY, Pa. (KDKA) — The FBI raided the now-closed Ellwood City Medical Center.
More than 20 agents spent hours at the hospital on Thursday.READ MORE: 'I'm Not Willing To Go Through This Again:' Woman Diagnosed With Tinnitus After COVID Vaccine
They collected records, payments and financial statements.
The FBI had previously investigated the hospital’s owner, Americore, when it did not pay employees.READ MORE: Kenny Pickett Passes Dan Marino For Most Career Touchdowns
The district attorney’s office in Lawrence County is also conducting a criminal investigation.
The hospital closed in early December 2019.MORE NEWS: Fire Breaks Out At St. Vladimir Ukrainian Church In Arnold
The Health Department closed the emergency room and inpatient services around Thanksgiving following an inspection.