Nashville firm picks Philly as test market for urban clinics | Philadelphia Business Journal
Ampersand Health, which has developed what it calls a new model for delivering primary care in urban neighborhoods, has selected Philadelphia as its first test market.
Fla. hospital sale terminated; state probe launched amid lawsuit | South Florida Business Journal
The sale of Palm Springs General Hospital in Hialeah, Fla., has been terminated, but the fallout could drag on with a state investigation and a lawsuit by the rejected buyer.
Private rooms may save money by cutting hospital infection rates | HealthDay via U.S. News & World Report
Patients in private hospital rooms are less likely to develop infections, which saves hospitals money in the long run, a new study reveals.
Interfaith Medical Center names new president and chief executive | Crain's New York Business
LaRay Brown will be the first female African-American president of a private hospital in New York City. She also joins the ranks of a handful of women who lead hospitals in the Big Apple.
Halifax Health buys property for new hospital | Orlando (Fla.) Business Journal
HH Holdings, a unit of Halifax Health, bought 31 acres in Deltona, Fla., in preparation for building a new hospital. Trafalgar Holdings sold the parcel last week for $4.5 million.
This policy change for Maryland hospitals made baby deliveries a whole lot safer | Baltimore Business Journal
Maryland this year took a big step forward in safer deliveries. According to the March of Dimes, the state is the first in the country to have every single one of its hospitals reduce early elective deliveries to less than 5% of overall births during a six-month span in 2015.