A company that owns several hospitals in the area says it's exploring its financial options.

Community Health Systems owns 158 hospitals in 22 states.

Those sites include Easton Hospital, Pottstown Memorial Medical Center and Tyler Memorial Hospital in Monroe County.

According to a news release, the company is looking into a variety of options with financial sponsors.

It's not clear what those options are but the Wall Street Journal says one possibility is a sale of its business and according to Bloomberg the company is billions of dollars in debt.