New HampshireDepartment of JusticeOffice of the Attorney General

Charitable Trusts Unit Valley Regional Hospital and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health

On December 16, 2022, pursuant to RSA 7:19-b, Valley Regional Hospital. submitted to the Director of Charitable Trusts notice of a proposed transaction involving Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health. Under the terms of the statute, the Director of Charitable Trusts has 180 days to review the proposed transaction.

Public Hearing and Public Comment

The Director of Charitable Trusts held a public hearing relating to this transaction in accordance with RSA 7:19-b, IV(a) on Thursday, May 18, 2023, a the Claremont Savings Bank Community Center.

A video of the public hearing is available at the following link:

Transcript of May 18, 2023, public hearing Portable Document Format Symbol.


On April 1, 2024, the Director issued a Report on the Proposed Transaction Valley Regional Hospital and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health Portable Document Format Symbol.

Submitted Documents

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Charitable Trusts Unit
New Hampshire Department of Justice
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Telephone: 603-271-3591