Wednesday Apr 9
Naples Daily News
Hearing set on Physicians Regional rehabilitation program dispute
The hospital will square off with its competitor, the NCH Healthcare System, which opposes the proposed 17-bed program.
Tampa goes against the grain in Florida M&A deals
Jabil Circuit Inc. headquarters in St. Petersburg. The largest Tampa Bay area deal was Jabil's sale of its aftermarket services business to iQor Holdings Inc. The number of mergers and acquisitions dropped 11 percent in 2013 in Florida, although the Tampa metro area was just one of two that bucked the trend.
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The agreement also provides for the creation of a clinical affiliation between Munroe Regional Medical Center and UF Health Shands, which will hold a minority equity position in the hospital operating company.
Agency studies care competition issues
Citing the role of hospital competition in maintaining high quality and cost-effective health care, the Federal Trade Commission has accepted a consent agreement involving the nationwide owner of a local hospital chain.
The City Wire
Sparks Health System, Summit Medical again looking for a new CEO
Sparks Health System is again looking for a CEO following the resignation this week of Charles Stewart, himself the second CEO to resign from the hospital since May 2013.