TITLE

business watch

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;May2008, Vol. 82 Issue 5, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs on the health care industry. NYU Medical Center will be renamed the NYU Elaine A. and Kenneth G. Langone Medical Center in honor of the chairman of its board and his wife for their unrestricted $200 million gift. Health Management Associates Inc. sold a 27 percent share in seven hospitals in North and South Carolina to Novant Health. SSM Health Care announced that it will close St. Francis Hospital & Health Center in Blue Island, Illinois, because of mounting financial losses.
ACCESSION #
32482811

 

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