Post Tagged with: "Community Health Systems"

CHS Looks to Non-Profit Hospitals for Bottom Line Boost

by / on January 9, 2013

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

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Local Healthcare Companies Looking for Investments at Massive Conference

Local Healthcare Companies Looking for Investments at Massive Conference

by / on January 7, 2013

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

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Wrong About 2011, Hospital Analysts Say Maybe 2012

Wrong About 2011, Hospital Analysts Say Maybe 2012

by / on February 1, 2012

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.

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Community Health Makes Final Offer for Tenet

by / on May 2, 2011

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.

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Another Volley in CHS, Tenet Takeover Attempt

by / on April 18, 2011

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

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Record Revenues Posted for Community Health

by / on February 24, 2011

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.

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

by / on December 10, 2010

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.

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Local Hospital CEO Says Major Healthcare Reform Will Take Years

by / on May 13, 2009

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.

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