Continuing coverage: UTMB could be expanding into Brazoria County with a takeover of one of its two hospitals. UTMB has begun negotiations over whether to form a long-term partnership with Angleton Danbury Medical Center, a 64-bed acute care hospital serving about 60,000 residents. For its part, UTMB has been expanding rapidly of late, starting construction on several projects in 2013. The news also appears in the Houston Chronicle and the Pearland Journal.