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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...
FTC to Appeal Phoebe / Palmyra Decision
The Federal Trade Commission says it will appeal a federal judge's ruling this week to deny a preliminary injunction...
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...
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...
Adventist Health System, University Community Health May Merge
Winter Park, FL-based Adventist Health System and University Community Health in Tampa Bay have signed a non-binding...
St. Vincent, HealthSouth Expand Rehab Joint Venture
St. Vincent Health System and HealthSouth Corp. have announced that they are expanding their joint venture, St. Vincent...
Magazine: Department Focus: Human Resources--Tricky Mergers
When two healthcare organizations become one, combining management teams used to doing things their own way can be a...