Daughter of Charity Health System, the Los Altos Hills, Calif.-based hospital group still searching for a buyer after its sale to Prime Healthcare Services unraveled this year, continues to face a tenuous financial picture.
Trinity Health, Livonia, Mich., struck a definitive agreement to acquire St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center in Syracuse, N.Y. The health system previously negotiated with the New York hospital but failed to reach a deal.
Fewer than five years ago, the American healthcare system was in acute distress. Nearly 50 million people were uninsured and anyone could be denied coverage because they had a pre-existing condition.
Cincinnati-based Mercy Health, formerly named Catholic Health Partners, reported positive operating results, but its total surplus was down significantly because of losses on interest-rate swaps.
Sandra Bruce will retire as president and CEO of Presence Health, roles she has held since the Chicago-based system was created through the November 2011 merger of Provena Health and Resurrection Health Care.
Sandra Bruce, president and CEO of Presence Health, will retire at year-end after leading the Chicago-based health system since it was formed through a 2011 merger.
Sandra Bruce, president and CEO of Presence Health, discusses the challenge of merging cultures, increasing diversity in her system's executive ranks, continuous performance improvement and the economic impact of reducing inpatient hospital capacity on communities.
Richard Evans has been named senior VP, corporate comptroller and principal accounting officer at Accretive Health, a Chicago-based revenue cycle-management company.
A widely supported bill to let Washington State University open a medical school in Spokane hit a snag when a Seattle lawmaker asked the school to promise that it would not limit teaching on reproductive health or end-of-life care because of its partnerships with religious hospitals.
Early in his career, Kevin Lofton's mentor saw more ahead for his young hospital executive protégé than Lofton imagined for himself.
Larry Anstine, CEO of University Hospital at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, will retire in March, and other news makers
Larry Anstine, CEO of University Hospital at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, will retire in March after more than 25 years with OSU in Columbus.
Trinity Health will add three-hospital St. Francis Care to its portfolio to expand its footprint in New England.