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By: Geert De Lombaerde
Posted: Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 08:43
Hours after abandoning its audacious bid to buy TeamHealth, AmSurg has announced that its physician services division is acquiring a large anesthesiology practice in Phoenix. Valley Anesthesiology & Pain Consultants is home to about 280 doctors and allied care providers and works at 21 hospitals, 25 surgery centers and a number of doctors' offices in the Phoenix market.
By: William Williams
Posted: Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 07:10
Webster Public Relations has added local industry veteran Scott Adkins as vice president of publicity. Similarly, the Nashville-based entertainment industry-focused PR firm has tapped Jaime Spinner as publicity manager. Adkins (pictured) most recently worked at Nashville-based PR firm Kaleidoscope Media as director of publicity. Read more here.
By: Emily Kubis
Posted: Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 06:50
HCA Holdings has donated $1 million to Tennessee State University in support of health science scholarships. The funds will be donated to the Nashville university in $250,000 increments over four years, and will support students in the 11-discipline College of Health Sciences.
By: Geert De Lombaerde
Posted: Monday, November 2, 2015 - 13:04
The world's largest seller of industrial gases is in talks to buy Brentwood-based American HomePatient, Bloomberg reported recently. A deal by Linde AG would build on that company's purchase a few years ago of Lincare Holdings and give Linde the business of another 1 million home medical products customers being serviced from about 250 locations around the country.
By: William Williams
Posted: Monday, November 2, 2015 - 11:00
The average per-gallon price of regular gas in Nashville on Sunday was $1.99, down one cent compared to the mark of a week ago and down six cents from the figure of four weeks prior. This time in 2014, the average per-gallon price of regular gas in Nashville was $2.76, according to AAA The Auto Club Group. Relatedly, Tennessee’s average price was $1.93 on Sunday, down two cents compared to the figure from the previous week. The price was $2 four weeks ago and $2.74 a year ago. In Tennessee, the peak price to date this year has been $2.58 (on June 17).
By: J.R. Lind
Posted: Monday, November 2, 2015 - 10:09
Music Row Roundabout-based luxury apartment tower Element Music Row will put its 14 penthouse units (which is 13 more than most buildings) will go to auction: One, two and three-bedroom penthouse residences are available ranging from 1,166 to 3,374 square feet. Starting bids for one-bedroom penthouses begin at $5,300 a month, two-bedroom penthouses at $5,600 and three-bedroom penthouses at $8,000 per month.
By: William Williams
Posted: Monday, November 2, 2015 - 06:15
Nonprofit Tennessee Preservation Trust has has released its annual "Ten in Tenn" list of the state's key buildings most threatened by potential development, with the masonry structures located on 21st Avenue in Hillsboro Village, collectively, the lone Nashville entry. The release comes on the heels of two high-profile Hillsboro Village properties (both are part of the building group on the Tennessee Preservation Trust list) being listed for sale, the latest in a string of real estate rumblings in the popular district sandwiched between Belmont and Vanderbilt universities.
By: Geert De Lombaerde
Posted: Monday, November 2, 2015 - 06:04
Four of the top executives at Community Health Systems last week followed Chairman and CEO Wayne Smith's lead in spending thousands of dollars to exercise stock options in the wake of a profit warning that put a hurting on the company's stock. Combined, the quartet spent more than $600,000 to add to their holdings. • CFO Larry Cash spent $181,800 on 10,000 options.
By: William Williams
Posted: Monday, November 2, 2015 - 05:45
Since the late 1990s, Nashville has seen the addition of numerous noteworthy large-scale buildings. Examples include Adelicia, Bridgestone Arena, Music City Center, The Pinnacle at Symphony Place and Terrazzo. However, a diminutive two-story structure now open in 12South (and offering both ground-level retail and top-floor apartments) might be more significant — given that its simplicity is so refreshing for our fast-changing city.
By: William Williams
Posted: Friday, October 30, 2015 - 10:45
Work at Saint Thomas West Hospital continues, with the facility landing a permit to undertake interior renovations, according to a Metro document. The updates involve second-floor space, specifically in the cath lab and in the waiting and surgery support areas. Turner Construction is handling the work, with the permit valued at about $3.01 million.