Trinity Mother Frances will be holding a press conference at 2 p.m. today at with the expected intentions of making an announcement on the development of a dynamic health care system for East Texas.

A press release from the healthcare company reads:

Development to create a dynamic health care system in East Texas, ensuring long-term success and access to the best quality healthcare for all residents and professionals

TMFHC will announce a milestone in our strategic vision that will help expand the geography in which we operate, increase physician and ambulatory capacity and strengthen our core service offerings to propel the organization into the next chapter of our storied legacy in East Texas."

According to other media outlets, sources say Trinity Mother Frances will be merging with Christus Health because of their shared faith based backgrounds. The press conference will be streamed live on local media outlets KLTV and KYTX.