Post Tagged with: "Wayne Smith"

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

CHS Reports Strong Earnings, Feels Little Impact from Uninsured

October 29, 2009 at 4:09 pm

The country’s largest publicly traded hospital chain continues to make money despite an increase in the number of patients who can’t pay for their care.

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.