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2013-04-09 23:19:35

The Healthier Hospitals Initiative (HHI) announced today that the California Hospital Association has signed on as a Supporting Organization of the Healthier Hospitals Initiative, a collaborative of leading health care institutions united to incorporate environmentally friendly practices into daily operations for improved health of patients, staff and community, reduced environmental impact by the sector, and considerable financial savings. Reston, VA (PRWEB) April 09, 2013 The Healthier...

2011-01-20 11:58:00

DETROIT, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bloomfield resident Joseph Walsh has been named CEO of the 20-person DMC Legacy Board, Chairman Keith E. Crain announced today. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110120/DE33450 ) As a result of the sale of the non-profit Detroit Medical Center to the for-profit Vanguard Health Systems, the DMC Legacy Board was created to oversee Vanguard's contractual commitments and develop an asset transfer agreement to help fund two charitable...

2010-12-30 09:37:00

Vanguard to Expand and Upgrade the DMC Facilities after Closing DETROIT, and NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vanguard Health Systems, Inc.(Vanguard) and the Detroit Medical Center (DMC) are signing final documents today and expect to complete the sale of the DMC to Vanguard Friday December 31, 2010, effective January 1, 2011. The announcement is the culmination of a process that began with the previous announcement of a letter of intent in March of this year....

2010-10-26 16:15:00

DETROIT, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The DMC Board voted this afternoon to extend their definitive purchase agreement with Vanguard Health Systems through the end of the year, allowing more time to complete governmental approvals. Vanguard's purchase of - and $850 million capital investment in - the Detroit Medical Center is the single largest private investment in Detroit's history. Also this afternoon, DMC and Vanguard agreed in principle formally to amend the definitive...

2010-08-09 06:30:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MedCath Corporation (Nasdaq: MDTH), and its physician partners jointly announced today they have entered into a definitive agreement for Vanguard Health Systems to acquire substantially all the assets of Arizona Heart Hospital. The transaction is expected to close during MedCath's first quarter of fiscal 2011, which ends on December 31, 2010, subject to certain closing conditions. Beginning with its fourth quarter of fiscal 2010, which ends...

2010-05-25 12:14:00

Report documents significant problems, need for regulatory review CHICAGO, May 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AFSCME Council 31 released a report today documenting significant problems with a controversial proposal to sell two Chicago-area nonprofit community hospitals to a for-profit corporation. "Dubious Deal: The Proposed Sale of Westlake Hospital and West Suburban Medical Center" analyzes Vanguard Health Systems' bid to purchase two of Resurrection Health Care's eight hospitals....

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