RegionalCare selling Pennsylvania hospital

Essent had bought small facility in '05
May 6, 2015 10:42 AM

Ex-RegionalCare boss named Kindred COO

Kent Wallace, the former CEO of RegionalCare Hospital Partners, has been named executive vice president and COO of Kindred Healthcare. Based in Louisville, Wallace will take up his new role at Kindred — which last month completed its purchase of local rehab hospital venture Centerre Healthcare — on Feb. 2. He resigned from his position at Brentwood-based RegionalCare last year.

Kindred runs numerous hospitals, inpatient rehabs units, nursing centers and more. Current President and COO Benjamin Breier will take over as CEO of the company at the end of March.

Jan 28, 2015 1:47 PM

iVantage president transitions to board seat

Former Essent boss' move part of leadership restructuring
Oct 8, 2014 7:00 AM

Data Bank: 2015 Medicare readmissions fines for local hospital companies

National, local cuts on the rise
Oct 7, 2014 11:53 AM

RegionalCare JV finalizes Montana hospital buy

The joint venture between RegionalCare Hospital Partners and Montana-based Billings Clinic has finalized the purchase of Community Medical Center, located in Missoula.

The deal, terms of which were not disclosed in a release, was originally announced in March. The hospital employs more than 1,000 people and investments in the facility are expected.

"We are honored that the board of Community Medical Center chose Billings Clinic RegionalCare to be their partner," Marty Rash, RegionalCare CEO and chairman, said in a release. "In today's increasingly challenging health care environment, it is imperative that like-minded organizations come together to improve access to high quality health care and provide continued choice for patients and their families."

Sep 10, 2014 7:10 AM

Isolated yet opportunistic

Rural hospitals smartly respond to industry-wide challenges [From our Healthier magazine out now]
Jun 25, 2014 10:00 PM

RegionalCare JV buying Montana hospital

Missoula medical center employs 1,100+
Mar 31, 2014 7:08 AM

RegionalCare CEO out after year

Co-founder Rash retakes top leadership role
Jan 22, 2014 7:34 AM

RegionalCare signs on with AirStrip

Brentwood-based RegionalCare Hospital Partners has agreed to deploy the mobile applications developed by AirStrip Technologies across its portfolio of eight hospitals in seven states. The companies say the technologies will be put in place over several phases.

“AirStrip is the ideal choice to help RegionalCare overcome the barriers created by geography and disparate monitoring systems,” AirStrip CEO Alan Portela said. “By leveraging mobility to provide clinicians with a unified and complete picture of patient information, the AirStrip/RegionalCare partnership can lead to measurable improvements in the assessment, monitoring and direct care of patients.”

Jan 16, 2014 10:53 AM

RegionalCare Texas hospital aligns with Baylor system

Texas-based non-profit health system Baylor Scott & White Health announced Monday a five-year affiliation agreement with RegionalCare Hospital Partners' hospital in Paris, Texas to provide service, education and enhanced emergency capabilities.

Baylor Scott & White Health, the largest not-for-profit health system in Texas, will provide advisory medical expertise as well as limited access to ongoing education programs, internships and advanced clinical programs to Paris Regional Medical Center.

Paris Regional Medical Center serves the Northeast Texas and Southwest Oklahoma area and is part of the eight-hospital, multi-state RegionalCare Hospital Partners system. The system's Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Herman Williams, is a member of the 2014 Nashville Health Care Council Fellows.

Jan 6, 2014 12:40 PM