35 min ago
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.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
'Safe Sitter' program teaches kids basics of babysitting safety
JANESVILLE, Wisconsin -- A program aimed at educating kids about proper babysitting practices has been recognized among the best of its kind.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Hospital becomes part of largest U.S. chain
The $7.6 billion purchase of Health Management Associates by Community Health Systems makes East Georgia Regional Medical Center an affiliate of the largest for-profit chain of hospitals in the United States.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Logan County Herald
Going broke getting well: Reforming Medicaid in IL won't come cheaply
Several times, probably. To get $5 billion from Washington, D.C., Illinois will have to spend about $400 million a year on new programs.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Tenet Healthcare Stands Its Ground as Justice Department Files Suit
Health Management Associates was purchased in January by Franklin, Tenn.-based Community Health Systems .
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Post and Courier
Feds join lawsuit against 2 hospital operators
The federal government has joined a whistleblower lawsuit against two large hospital operators accused of filing fraudulent Medicaid and Medicare claims.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Justice Department joins whistle-blower suit against Tenet, HMA
The U.S. Justice Department says a series of hospital contracts to provide translation services and a culturally accommodating environment for Hispanic maternity patients was actually part of a kickback conspiracy designed to steer Medicaid patients to Tenet Corp. and Health Management Associates... For the best experience of ModernHealthcare.com ... (more)
Tue Feb 18, 2014
The City Wire
$58 million osteopathic medical school planned for Chaffee Crossing
Kyle Parker, chairman of the Fort Smith Regional Healthcare Foundation, looks over his notes prior to Tuesday's press conference.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Mercy to add $21M behavioral unit
Mercy Health System officials will announce today the expansion of St. Charles Hospital in Oregon for a new Behavioral Health Institute, a move hailed by leaders as a way to provide more seamless care in a centralized location.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
The Janesville Gazette
Donate new, gently used athletic shoes
Mercy Health System is collecting new and gently used athletic shoes and cleats for area high school students now through Monday, April 7, to be given to homeless and low-income families in Rock County.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Mercy says it must change
Officials with Mercy Health System told about 100 community leaders the health-care industry is undergoing historic changes, and the hospital system is responding by changing the way it operates in the face of declining revenue and lower hospital admission rates.