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Kindred refinances large chunk of its debt, cuts borrowing costs
By Rachel Landen | April 11, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Kindred Healthcare, the nation's largest provider of post-acute care, is the latest in a string of healthcare organizations choosing to take advantage of low interest rates to adjust their capital structures and cut their borrowing costs.
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New president and CEO of Michigan Health Council named, and other news
By Modern Healthcare | February 22, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Melanie Brim will be the new president and CEO of the Michigan Health Council, effective April 1.
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Kindred's 'relentless focus' on cutting costs helps narrow loss
By Rachel Landen | February 21, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Despite weak utilization in its hospital, nursing and home health divisions, Kindred Healthcare narrowed its fourth-quarter loss, thanks to a companywide focus on increasing operating efficiency and cost cutting.
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Kindred names Blanchette information chief
By Rachel Landen | February 18, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Kindred Healthcare, Louisville, Ky., named C. Scott Blanchette CIO, effective Feb. 17. Blanchette replaces CIO Richard Chapman, whose retirement became effective Dec. 31.
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LifePoint Hospitals names Jennifer Peters VP and chief operations counsel, and other moves
By Modern Healthcare | February 08, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
LifePoint Hospitals, a for-profit hospital chain based in Brentwood, Tenn., has named Jennifer Peters VP and chief operations counsel. In the new role, Peters, an attorney, will lead the legal department's interactions with the company's hospitals and physician practices.
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Kindred Healthcare names Farber VP, CFO
By Rachel Landen | February 04, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Kindred Healthcare, Louisville, Ky., named Stephen Farber executive VP and CFO, effective Feb. 3,
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Kindred's Diaz calls new LTAC payment rules 'opportunity'
By Beth Kutscher | January 15, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Kindred Healthcare has confirmed what many investors suspected after the CMS released its new payment policy for long-term acute-care providers—the changes will sting but Kindred is well-prepared to weather them.
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Kindred seeks to shake up post-acute care continuum
By Steven Ross Johnson | January 11, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Kindred is among a number of post-acute providers banking on the likelihood of payment for post-acute care changing from fee-for-service to a value-based model.
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Investors respond positively to revamping of LTAC reimbursement
By Beth Kutscher | December 14, 2013 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Sometimes a Medicare cut is good news—as long as it was supposed to be worse. Investors responded favorably to a move in Congress to revamp the way Medicare pays for long-term acute care.
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Proposal to revamp LTAC payment system buoys stock prices
By Beth Kutscher | December 13, 2013 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
A House budget proposal that would revamp the payment system for long-term acute-care operators has buoyed stock prices, even though the move represents a deep cut to Medicare spending on the sector.
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