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2012-06-18 10:24:11

FRANKLIN, N.C., June 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Mission Health is pleased to announce the appointment of James B. Bross as President and CEO of Angel Medical Center, effective July 9th. Bross, an executive with more than 28 years of experience in hospital, health plan and healthcare consulting, will assume overall leadership and strategic vision and strategy for the hospital. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120618/CL26185 ) Bross comes to Angel Medical Center, an...

2012-06-15 10:23:23

PLANO, Texas, June 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LHP Hospital Group, Inc. (LHP), a privately held company established to provide essential capital and expertise to not-for-profit hospitals and hospital systems, and Hackensack University Health Network announced that the Commissioner of the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services has approved Mountainside Hospital's transfer of ownership. The ownership transfer was first announced in February 2012, when a joint venture between Hackensack...

2012-06-07 06:28:14

PLANO, Texas, June 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials from LHP Hospital Group, Inc. and the Seton Family of Hospitals will today celebrate the public unveiling of the first new hospital in more than 35 years in Bell County, TX -- the Seton Medical Center Harker Heights. The ceremony, which will include Mayors from the Central Texas region, State Representatives, and other civic leaders, will include a ribbon-cutting ceremony and serve as a prelude to a Grand Celebration for the community at...

2012-06-01 06:23:44

ONTARIO, Calif. and HOUSTON, June 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Prime Healthcare Services, based in Ontario, Calif., announced today that it has completed a transaction to acquire Pampa Regional Medical Center, located in Pampa, Texas, from Signature Hospital Corporation, based in Houston, Texas. "Our goal at Prime is to provide quality, cost-effective care to patients and partner with the communities we serve," said Prem Reddy, M.D., FACC, FCCP, Chairman, President and CEO of...

2012-04-30 18:20:17

ONTARIO, Calif., April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Prem Reddy, M.D., FACC, FCCP, Chairman, President and CEO of Prime Healthcare Services, was honored by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego at the Club's 50th Annual Golden Achievement Awards Dinner for his philanthropic contributions. Dr. Reddy and his family founded the Prem Reddy Foundation, the Desert Valley Charitable Foundation and the Prime Healthcare Foundation, which have donated over $300 million toward free...

2012-04-24 10:24:45

OAKLAND, Calif., April 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Benjamin K. Chu, MD, MPH, MACP, group president for Kaiser Permanente Southern California and Kaiser Permanente Hawaii, has been named one of Modern Healthcare's Top 25 Minority Executives. The annual list showcases influential, diverse leaders who have served as mentors to other minority health care executives and have demonstrated the ability to effect change in the health care industry. "Ben has made outstanding contributions to the field of...

2012-03-28 06:24:01

Final Opinion and Order Uphold Initial Decision Issued in December 2011 WASHINGTON, March 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Federal Trade Commission ruled that ProMedica Health System's August 2010 acquisition of rival St. Luke's Hospital was anticompetitive and likely to substantially lessen competition and increase prices for general acute-care inpatient hospital services and inpatient obstetric services sold to commercial health plans in the Toledo, Ohio area. In a 4-0...

2012-03-16 08:50:41

GLENDALE, Calif., March 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Apollo Medical Holdings, Inc. ("ApolloMed") (OTC-AMEH.PK), a leading provider of hospitalist, critical care and integrated medical management services in California, today announced that ApolloMed Hospitalists, one of its affiliated medical groups, signed a service agreement with Care1st Health Plan to provide inpatient care services to its members at 15 hospitals throughout Los Angeles County. Care1st, based in Monterey Park, CA, is a...

2012-03-06 12:00:00

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ContinuumRx announced today that it has entered into a joint venture with Baptist Health System and St. Vincent's Health System. Combined, the two health systems own and operate eight hospitals in the Greater Birmingham Area. The new joint venture will serve patients in the area requiring home infusion services. The healthcare systems and ContinuumRx are seeking to provide patients with a well-coordinated transition from...

2012-02-21 08:56:00

ATLANTA, Feb. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Results of a national industry survey conducted by Craneware, Inc. reveal that 60 percent of hospital executives believe revenue integrity is essential to their organization's financial health. The survey of executives at hospitals across the U.S. -- ranging from critical access hospitals to the largest integrated delivery network and hospital systems -- showed nine out of 10 respondents feeling that the current business environment...