Masters of the Game

Nov 1, 2002 12:00 AM

Slow and Steady

In July 1998, industry trade magazine Healthcare Business chronicled Nashville’s evolution as a health care power in a cover article entitled “The Nashville Story: How Music City became health care central
Oct 28, 2002 12:00 AM

Community Health doubles 3rd-qtr. profit

Community Health Systems Inc. (CYH) posted strong third quarter results Wednesday afternoon with the exception of a $5.2 million
Oct 23, 2002 12:00 AM

HCA same-facility revenue up 12%, but takes $107 mln. write-down on stock portfolio

HCA Inc.)’s net income fell in the third quarter thanks to a $107 million, or 20 cents per share, securities charge related to
Oct 21, 2002 12:00 AM

St. Thomas Hospital gets new CEO

Saint Thomas Health Services named long-time Vanderbilt professor Dr. Deborah German president and CEO of Saint Thomas Hospital today.
Oct 16, 2002 12:00 AM

HCA wins bidding contest for 14-hospital system in Kansas City

UPDATE 9:59 a.m. -- Avondale Partners estimates that a Health Midwest transaction would add one to seven cents a share to HCA earnings. That estimate, however, was qualified by several "highly aggressive
Oct 16, 2002 12:00 AM

HealthMont to be acquired by Atlanta company

Franklin-based HealthMont Inc. has agreed to be merged into Atlanta-based SunLink Health Systems Inc. (SSY), in a stock transaction
Oct 15, 2002 12:00 AM

Another $5 million from HCA will bring health-care worker recruitment effort to Nashville

HCA Inc. (HCA) will invest another $5 million in its partnership with the U.S. Department of Labor to recruit health care workers
Oct 14, 2002 12:00 AM

Kaplan out as chief operating officer for St. Thomas Health System

Jeff Kaplan, former chief operating officer of the five-hospital Saint Thomas Health System, has resigned amid a series of management changes at Baptist Hospital, has learned.<
Oct 9, 2002 12:00 AM

Community Health to acquire 154-bed Florida hospital

Brentwood-based Community Health Systems (CYH) said late Thursday that it has a definitive agreement to acquire a 154-bed hospital
Oct 3, 2002 12:00 AM