Ambulatory surgery center company Symbion Inc. paid $31.9 million and assumed another $6.1 million in debt for a majority stake in an Idaho hospital, the company said in a Thursday SEC filing. The April 9 deal gives Symbion nearly 55 percent of Mountain View Hospital in Idaho Falls.
Apr 16, 2010 7:51 AM
A woman who was treated two years ago at HCA's Mountain View hospital in Sin City says staff allowed a man to enter her room and rape her while she was in a 'coma-like' state. Company officials say this is the first they've heard of the alleged incident.
Sep 23, 2009 9:20 AM
The California Nurses Association says it has support from more than 400 nurses at HCA's Mountain View Hospital, saying many are concerned about patient safety. The company's local executives are pushing back.
“The CNA wants its voice to be heard on this important issue, a voice that makes grandiose promises and so-called guarantees to induce nurses at our hospital to sign union cards,” Wagnon wrote. The voice of the administration “will not be silenced.”
Jun 16, 2009 8:21 AM