Prime Healthcare and Daughters of Charity deal faces scrutiny

By Beth Kutscher  |  October 30, 2014

More details were revealed Wednesday about Prime Healthcare Services' proposed acquisition of Daughters of Charity Health System as the parties submitted their takeover application to the California attorney general.

Nurses, others sue over Daughters of Charity pension plan

By Beth Kutscher  |  October 21, 2014

Nurses and other employees at Daughters of Charity Health System filed a class-action suit Tuesday, arguing that their employer underfunded its pension plan and a sale would further jeopardize their retirement benefits.

Daughters of Charity narrows sale timeline

By Bob Herman  |  September 05, 2014

Daughters of Charity Health System, a stressed multihospital system in Los Altos, Hills, Calif., said Thursday it will start reviewing final bids from seven potential buyers on Sept. 12.

In response to Prime lawsuit, SEIU goes on the attack

By Beth Kutscher  |  August 27, 2014

(Updated at 10:45 p.m. ET) The Service Employees International Union-Healthcare Workers West is stepping up its campaign to block the sale of Daughters of Charity Health System to Prime Healthcare Services, which is accusing the union of racketeering and extortion.

Controversy swirls around two Prime hospitals in California

By Beth Kutscher  |  June 06, 2014

Two California state legislators are calling on Truven Health Analytics, which runs the Top 100 Hospitals recognition program, to rescind the honor from two more hospitals owned by Prime Healthcare Services.