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  1. Allegheny Health Network sees $17.8 million operating loss in first quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... nt as a condition of its approval of Pittsburgh insurer Highmark's 2013 acquisition of the West Penn Allegheny Health System, which comprises the core of Highmark Health's seven-hospital Allegheny Health Network.

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  2. St. Vincent Health System reports quarterly deficit of $2.6 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... two months after the state Insurance Department approved Highmark's acquisition of the West Penn Allegheny Health System. Although operating revenue at St. Vincent was up 4.9 percent for 2015 to $361 million, salaries and benefits, professional ...

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  3. Highmark subsidiary takes role in decreasing costsRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... hospital vitality has been a Highmark goal since the insurer's acquisition of the West Penn Allegheny Health System in 2013. Medical care can be provided at a lower cost in the community rather than urban teaching hospitals. Lower-cost care also ...

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  4. AHN makes 'considerable progress' in 2015 despite fourth-quarter lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... ing monitoring of Highmark Inc. following the Pittsburgh insurer's 2013 acquisition of the West Penn Allegheny Health System and its flagship Allegheny General and West Penn hospitals.

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  5. Former Cleveland Clinic exec to join Allegheny Health NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | Modern Healthcare

    ... a consultant for Highmark in 2011 and helped the company develop its clinical network with West Penn Allegheny Health System, Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Clairton, Pa., Saint Vincent Health System in Erie, Pa., and Premier Medical ...

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  6. Allegheny Health Network CEO John Paul to step downRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... by the two people who were familiar with the situation. Highmark's acquisition of the West Penn Allegheny Health System in 2013 was the insurer's first experience running a hospital system, setting up a culture clash between the staid insurance ...

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  7. Fitch Affirms Pittsburgh, PA's GOs at 'A'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... employer, is one of the region's largest medical facilities. The city is also home to the West Penn Allegheny Health System, the University of Pittsburgh, and PNC Financial Services. The 4.7% unemployment rate as of September 2015 is comparable to ...

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  8. Highmark vs. UPMC: 'It's been a mess'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... have twice seen the appointment and subsequent replacement of Highmark CEOs; an attempt by West Penn Allegheny Health System to break off its merger with Highmark; the exclusion by UPMC of Highmark's new Community Blue members; the intervention by ...

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  9. Panel: Highmark wrongly lowered cancer payments to UPMCRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... rates began in 2010. They broke down a year later when the insurer decided to buy the West Penn Allegheny Health System . UPMC was displeased that Highmark was paying less than other insurers for hospital services, according to the panel. The health ...

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  10. Brian O'Neill: Health care legal squabble is just sickRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... in June 2014 that appeared even then to be a shaky truce. Three years before, Highmark and West Penn Allegheny Health System had announced a new "capital partnership'' that really bunched up the shorts of the folks in the UPMC boardroom. Last May, ...

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  11. Highmark Health sees operating losses diminishing at Allegheny Health NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... in June. The Allegheny Health Network, formed around Highmark's 2013 acquisition of the West Penn Allegheny Health System, includes eight hospitals, four outpatient health and wellness centers, and eight ambulatory care centers. State insurance ...

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  12. Highmark Health sees operating losses diminishing at AHNRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... of the Pennsylvania Insurance Department's approval of Highmark's acquisition of the West Penn Allegheny Health System in 2013. The West Penn Allegheny system anchors Highmark Health's Allegheny Health Network, which includes eight hospitals, four ...

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  13. Highmark fields net loss of $171 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... the eight-hospital Allegheny Health Network, which Highmark formed in 2013 from the ailing West Penn Allegheny Health System and other medical centers. Noting AHN's $16 million operating loss for the first six months of 2015, Mr. Holmberg said, ...

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  14. Highmark sees surge in demand from newly insured; reports operating lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... the eight-hospital Allegheny Health Network, which Highmark formed in 2013 from the ailing West Penn Allegheny Health System and other medical centers. Mr. Holmberg said a financial turnaround at Allegheny Health has slowed as Highmark spends more ...

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