With last week's agreement to sell eight hospitals, Community Health Systems now has 25 hospitals under negotiation to sell, CHS said Monday while announcing a $220 million fourth-quarter net loss and $1.7 billion loss for all of 2016.
Preemie babies at Poole Hospital in Dorset, England, have been cuddling with the unlikeliest of bedfellows—crocheted octopuses.
Kids in the Detroit area can now catch Elmo and Clifford any time thanks to the 24/7 PBS Kids channel that was launched with help from the Children's Hospital of Michigan Foundation.
LifePoint posted net income of $46.6 million in the fourth quarter down from $55.4 million in the year-earlier quarter as fewer baby births hit results.
Community Health Systems has agreed to sell eight hospitals to subsidiaries of Steward Health Care in its single biggest divestiture package to date. Three of the hospitals are in Florida, three in Ohio and two in Pennsylvania.
North Tide Capital and Camber Capital Management, each with activist histories, have sold their entire stakes in troubled Community Health Systems. Chinese billionaire Tianqiao Chen remains CHS' largest shareholder with a 13.8% stake.
New survey data from the American Hospital Association underscore the wide variation in hospital expenses from state to state and between different types of facilities.
Ascension posted gains in operating income and net income in its fiscal first half, despite a $198 million, or 23% increase in uncompensated care for people living in poverty.
Q&A with Geoff Martha, EVP and President of Medtronic Restorative Therapies Group, on how hospitals can improve patient outcomes and achieve success with care episodes and bundled payment models.
Hospitals in central Illinois are rejecting managed Medicaid plans at such a troubling rate that lawmakers are calling it a “crisis.”
LifePoint Health's new chief development officer says the company will be judicious when targeting hospitals to acquire this year and will not make acquisitions simply for the sake of growth.
A Catholic hospital denies that it unfairly discriminated against a transgender man who sued after the hospital refused to allow a surgeon to remove the man's uterus as part of his sex transition.