The company that operates Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland and Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins, University of Colorado Health System is in negotiations to manage a hospital in Laramie, Wyoming.

University of Colorado Health, a new organization that includes Medical Center of the Rockies, Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins and University of Colorado Hospital, will begin negotiating a management agreement with Ivinson Memorial Hospital, according to a press release from UCHealth.

Ivinson's board of directors voted unanimously Thursday to move ahead with negotiations, according to the release.

Poudre Valley Hospital merged with University of Colorado Hospital at the beginning of 2012.