TITLE

Business Watch

PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Nov99, Vol. 73 Issue 11, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs on business-related issues in the United States as of November 1999. Class-action lawsuit filed by lawyers led by tobacco-settlement attorney Richard Scruggs against Aetna; Acquisition of Trinity Valley Medical Center, Palestine, Texas and Minden Louisiana by Province Healthcare, Brentwood, Tennessee; Stocks of Sunrise Assisted Living after announcing its third- and fourth-quarter results.
ACCESSION #
2546786

 

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