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Rural Hospital’s Closure Just The First From Lack Of Medicaid Expansion, Says Tennessee Hospital Association

Rural Hospital’s Closure Just The First From Lack Of Medicaid Expansion, Says Tennessee Hospital Association

April 30, 2014 at 3:12 pm

This week brings a sobering reality to those who thought Tennessee hospitals were crying wolf about how bad things could get if the state opted out of expanding Medicaid. The announced closure of Haywood Park hospital in West Tennessee may be just the first, according to the Tennessee Hospital Association.

CHS Looks to Non-Profit Hospitals for Bottom Line Boost

January 9, 2013 at 2:18 pm

Community Health has purchased more than 100 hospitals since 2000. Smith says about half of those were non-profits, mostly owned by cities and counties. Now they’re an important part of the company’s bottom line

Local Healthcare Companies Looking for Investments at Massive Conference

Local Healthcare Companies Looking for Investments at Massive Conference

January 7, 2013 at 4:08 am

Thousands of health care investors are gathering this week to decide where they’ll put their money in 2013.

Wrong About 2011, Hospital Analysts Say Maybe 2012

Wrong About 2011, Hospital Analysts Say Maybe 2012

February 1, 2012 at 6:52 pm

Health care analysts who were bullish about Nashville-based hospital chains last year are picking those stocks to do well again in 2012, even though their predictions were wrong last year.

Community Health Makes Final Offer for Tenet

May 2, 2011 at 7:26 am

Franklin-based Community Health Systems has again raised its offer to buy Tenet Healthcare of Dallas. A letter sent to Tenet Monday gives the hospital operator just one week to consider its last offer of $7.25 a share. That’s up from $6.00 a share.

Another Volley in CHS, Tenet Takeover Attempt

April 18, 2011 at 7:28 am

Franklin’s Community Health Systems has made another offer for Dallas-based hospital operator Tenet Healthcare.

Record Revenues Posted for Community Health

February 24, 2011 at 4:52 pm

Franklin-based Community Health Systems hauled in a record $13 billion in revenues during 2010. An earnings statement released Thursday puts profits at $280 million, up 15 percent from 2009.

Tenet Likely Can’t Avoid Negotiating a Sale to Community Health Systems

December 10, 2010 at 4:42 pm

Franklin-based Community Health Systems is attempting to buy Tenet Healthcare. It’s a major acquisition that could put Community Health in control of more patient beds than any other for-profit hospital chain in the nation. Officials at Tenet say their business is not for sale, but they’re not in a very good position to refuse.

Local Hospital CEO Says Major Healthcare Reform Will Take Years

May 13, 2009 at 6:41 am

A consortium of healthcare providers met with President Obama yesterday and pledged to cut costs by as much as 2-trillion dollars as part of health care reform. A local hospital CEO downplayed that announcement today.