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340B hospitals protest Genentech's cancer-drug distribution plan
By Jaimy Lee | October 23, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
A group of hospitals that participate in the federal 340B drug-discount program have joined the debate about Genentech's decision to distribute three of its most expensive and commonly used cancer drugs through specialty distributors rather than standard wholesalers.
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Provider, pharmacy sector see lively quarter
By Beth Kutscher | October 18, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
The mergers and acquisitions storm in the life sciences blew in fast and furious in the second quarter and petered out just as quickly. But the ripple effect roiled subsectors of the healthcare industry that previously had been quiet.
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Dignity, Tenet, Ascension detail Arizona Carondelet deal
By Melanie Evans | October 18, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Dignity Health would invest $30 million in cash and take a minority stake in a proposed Arizona joint venture with Tenet Healthcare Corp. and Ascension Health, according to a bond offering by Dignity.
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Details emerge on Dignity Health, Tenet, Ascension planned joint venture
By Melanie Evans | October 13, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Dignity Health would invest $30 million in cash and take a minority stake in a proposed Arizona joint venture with Tenet Healthcare Corp. and Ascension Health, according to a bond offering by Dignity.
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Reform Update: Ascension Health bars Genentech sales reps from its hospitals
Bob Herman | October 02, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Pharmaceutical giant Genentech has come under a maelstrom of criticism from hospitals for its decision to change its distribution methods for three widely used cancer drugs, and now the nation's largest not-for-profit health system is responding with a bold message.
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Providence Health launches $150 million tech venture fund
Bob Herman | September 18, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Providence Health & Services, the fifth-largest not-for-profit system in the country by revenue, has started a venture capital fund to develop innovative, consumer-driven technology. A former Amazon.com executive will run the new undertaking.
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Reform Update: Anthem's Vivity alliance with seven L.A. systems aims at Kaiser
Melanie Evans | September 17, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
News of an unusual joint venture between Anthem Blue Cross and seven Los Angeles health systems signaled new competition for Kaiser Permanente, the integrated health system with one of California's largest insurers. It also underscores the eagerness across the industry to broker novel and riskier...
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Ascension enters joint venture to deliver post-acute care
Melanie Evans | September 15, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Ascension Health is launching a post-acute-care joint venture with the ambulatory-care subsidiary of Envision Healthcare, a publicly traded outsourcing company for physician services and medical transportation.
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Ascension Health, boosted by new affiliations, sees volume and operating margin grow
Beth Kutscher | September 12, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Ascension Health, the largest Catholic healthcare provider in the U.S., reported a higher operating margin as it treated significantly more patients in its fiscal 2014, which ended June 30.
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Ascension Health appoints Anderson CFO
Bob Herman | September 11, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
The nation’s largest not-for-profit health system is getting a new top financial executive. Ascension Health, headquartered in St. Louis, said Rhonda Anderson will become chief financial officer, effective Oct. 13.
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