Update: Central Hospital of Bowie progress

BOWIE, TX (KAUZ) - On Monday the owners of the Central Hospital of Bowie said the last medical license they need for the facility has been approved, and now they are just waiting for the formal lab certificate.

Faraz Hashmi, The CEO of the Hashmi Group, said they are working on sending out offers to the 50 employees they will be hiring.

Hashmi adds within the past months they have been getting contracts with vendors, medical supplies and other facility needs.

He said we can expect an official start date to be announced later this week.

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