Henry Ford hits a century in Detroit

Henry Ford hits a century in Detroit

By Modern Healthcare  |  May 02, 2015

Henry Ford Health System hits triple digits this year, turning 100 years old. The Detroit Historical Museum is marking the anniversary with a special exhibit exploring the system's 10 decades of history, beginning with its origins in the Detroit General Hospital Association.

Denver VA hospital tab soars above $2 billion

By Associated Press  |  April 19, 2015

The Veterans Affairs Department expects to spend about $340 million to buy medical equipment and train staff for its new Denver hospital, on top of the estimated $1.73 billion to build the facility, officials said Saturday.

L.A.-area hospital challenges distribution of trauma center funds

By Lisa Schencker  |  April 18, 2015

Los Angeles County isn't giving all hospitals their fair share of property tax dollars meant to help expand trauma centers, an area hospital alleged in a claim filed last week against the county and its board of supervisors.

House panel wants to link VA supplemental construction funding to reforms

By Andis Robeznieks  |  April 15, 2015

The Veterans Affairs Department has requested an additional $830 million to complete construction of its new 12-building hospital complex in Aurora, Colo. But members of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee said any new appropriation would need to be linked to reforms that ensure that the huge...

Baylor Scott & White raises new debt for renovation projects

Baylor Scott & White raises new debt for renovation projects

By Beth Kutscher  |  April 09, 2015

Baylor Scott & White Health plans to issue $550 million in taxable bonds that will be used for constructing new facilities as well as refinancing older debt. The bonds are expected to be sold next week.

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