Latest Excela Health Stories

2008-07-02 06:01:01

By Jennifer Reeger, Tribune-Review, Greensburg, Pa. Jul. 2--After 16 months of preparation, Excela Health delivered its newest "baby" Tuesday -- the Maternity Center on Westmoreland Hospital's Greensburg campus. The health system consolidated births in its Latrobe, Jeannette and Greensburg facilities so that all babies born in Westmoreland County will be delivered at Westmoreland Hospital. While Tuesday marked the first day of the combined maternity center, the last delivery in Excela...

2008-06-04 00:00:19

By Richard Gazarik Excela Health paid nearly $14 million to acquire Mercy Jeannette Hospital as well as an adjacent medical building and parking garage, according to Westmoreland County real estate records. Excela paid $9.8 million to buy the hospital and another $4 million to Jefferson Properties, a nonprofit corporation, which owned the garage and medical building. Excela has pledged to invest $10 million into the Jeannette facility during the next five years. The hospital system's...

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