HCA will pay $188 million settlement over breach of contract allegations

An appeals court on Tuesday dropped more than half of a $434 million settlement HCA is paying for failing to follow through on part of a 14-year deal. HCA will pay $188 million to the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City for not investing in capital improvements as part of a merger deal.

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