The case for structural competency

Doctors should get beyond the clinic walls [From our Healthier magazine out now]
Jun 30, 2014 10:00 PM
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Report: More health care M&A expected

Locals off to strong start with four major deals in 2014
Jun 30, 2014 10:00 PM wins $100K investment from AOL co-founder

A data marketing company won a $100,000 investment from AOL co-founder Steve Case in Nashville Friday, the Nashville Business Journal reports.

Locally founded, received the big investment, plus an all-expenses paid trip to Washington, D.C., to meet with additional investors, in a pitch competition among 10 startups. The pitch competition was the final piece of Case's Rise of the Rest tour, a series of events highlighting startup and entrepreneurial activity in regions beside Silicon Valley.

Also on Friday, Case praised Nashville's health care startups and advised entrepreneurs to stay competitive in an increasingly global economy.

Jun 30, 2014 10:00 PM

Corizon expands Missouri contract valued at $1.1B

Three-year renewal will include behavioral health services
Jun 30, 2014 12:43 PM

Once patients, now consumers

Reform shows cost variations; price transparency push begins [From our Healthier magazine out now]
Jun 29, 2014 10:00 PM
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Baird upgrades AmSurg rating, price target

Robert W. Baird analyst Whit Mayo upgraded his AmSurg rating Friday to 'outperform' from 'neutral.' Mayo also boosted his price target for the company to $55 from $44.

Shares of the ambulatory surgery company (Ticker: AMSG) were down nearly 10 percent last week, following news that the company is offering almost 10 million shares to finance its acquisition of Sheridan Healthcare. Year to date, shares are down slightly. However, they're up 28 percent in the last 12 months.

Jun 29, 2014 10:00 PM

AOL co-founder: Time to 'double down' on Nashville health care entrepreneurship

Steve Case sweeps through Music City on innovations-focused road trip
Jun 27, 2014 2:00 PM

Better health for those outside the system

Minor interventions yield major improvements [From our Healthier magazine out now]
Jun 26, 2014 10:00 PM
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Hospital stocks drop after decline in health care spending

Hospital stocks were trading down Thursday following Wednesday's news that health care spending declined in the first quarter. The overall GDP dropped by 2.9 percent, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis, and health care spending fell by 1.4 percent.

Shares of Community Health Systems (Ticker: CYH) saw the biggest drop, down about 3.2 percent just before the market closed Thursday. Shares of HCA Holdings (HCA) were down 1.9 percent, while shares of LifePoint Hospitals (LPNT) were down by about 1.3 percent.

Jun 26, 2014 3:45 PM

M*Modal lands Florida contact

Transcription company filed for bankruptcy in March
Jun 26, 2014 1:04 PM