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West Penn Hospital would have closed without Highmark deal
Without its acquisition by Highmark Inc., West Penn Allegheny Health System would have been forced to shutter West...
Steward Mulls $1.1B Jackson Health Takeover
In a non-binding letter, Steward Healthcare System has expressed an 'interest' in taking over Jackson Health System...
Vanguard completes DMC acquisition
Nashville, TN-based Vanguard Health Systems Inc. and Detroit Medical Center officials plan to make an announcement...
Web Exclusive: Healthcare Consolidation Lessons and a Prediction
In preparation for an upcoming special report for HealthLeaders, I've spent much of the last two weeks interviewing...
Atlanta’s Piedmont and St. Joseph’s hospitals terminate negotiations
St. Joseph's and Piedmont hospitals have terminated their talks to create a partnership that would have combined much...
LifePoint’s CEO steers for measured growth
LifePoint Hospitals and its CEO/President Bill Carpenter oversee 48 acute care facilities and 21,000 employees over 17...
Saint Joseph's Health System, Piedmont Healthcare Seek Merger
Atlanta-based Saint Joseph's Health System and Piedmont Healthcare have signed a letter of intent to create a joint...
LifePoint Acquires Rural Medical Center, Will Build New Hospital
LifePoint Hospitals, Inc., the private, rural hospital chain, has purchased nonprofit Clark Regional Medical Center in...
Carle Clinic Association Purchase Seeks to Improve Continuum of Care
The Carle Foundation in Urbana, IL, has purchased the Carle Clinic Association and its assets, including Health...
Four Reasons Sanford-MeritCare Merger Provides a Blueprint for Accountable Care
A model of the health system of the future has come screaming out of the Dakotas like a winter blizzard. Who would've...