Wednesday Jul 16
Walworth County first responders receiving hands-free CPR machines
Mercy Health System is donating hands-free CPR machines to seven Walworth County fire departments affiliated with its hospital in Lake Geneva.
Mercy hospital project in Crystal Lake receives final blow
CRYSTAL LAKE – A twice-rejected hospital proposed in Crystal Lake received a final blow Monday, when a state panel overseeing health facilities unanimously accepted an administrative judge's ruling on the project.
Health Data Management
Mercy Health Finds Value in Patient Portal
Hidden Hospital Purchasing Costs : MD Buyline, which offers data analytics and advisory services to help hospitals improve their purchasing decisions, has a new report examining trends in five purchased service categories.
Perrysburg expands Dixie Hwy. intersection
Dixie Highway's congested intersection with Eckel Junction Road will get a $2.25 million facelift starting next week that will feature five new turn lanes and the lengthening of four others.
Courthouse News Service
Baby-Delivery Kickback Claims Advance in GA
Five hospitals in Georgia and South Carolina must face claims that they gave kickbacks to clinics that referred undocumented pregnant patients to them, a federal judge ruled.
KentuckyOne names new CFO
Combs has more than 35 years experience in health care, including 22 years as a CFO for both faith-based systems and academic systems, according to a news release.
Report: Affordable Care Act to continue to drive health care consolidation
Health care M&A activity is poised for robust growth this year and next, according to a new report from Nashville law firm Bass, Berry & Simms.