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- HOSPITAL NEWS. // Modern Healthcare;04/23/2001, Vol. 31 Issue 17, p17
Presents news briefs on various hospitals in the United States as of April 23, 2001. Decision of Hallmark Health Systems company to sell two of its hospitals in Massachusetts to Cambridge Health Alliance company; Acquisition of a stake at Grupo Muguerza company by Christus Health company;...
- HOSPITAL DEALS. // Modern Healthcare;02/05/2001, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p42
Presents news regarding hospital management companies in the United States as of February 5, 2001. Opposition to a proposed affiliation between Saint Mary's Hospital and Nathan Littauer Hospital, both in New York City; Closure of Malden Medical Center by Hallmark Health System; End of the...
- Florida hospitals win on rate, tax fronts, lose CON exemption battle. Greene, Jay // Modern Healthcare;5/20/96, Vol. 26 Issue 21, p33
Reports on the victories and loses of Florida hospitals in the last days of the state legislative session. Victory in rate and tax fronts; Losing of a certificate-of-need battle that would have exempted from CON requirements the conversion of medical-surgical beds to skilled-nursing beds.
- Certificate of need, but rehab it. // Crain's Detroit Business;3/4/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p8
Focuses on the process of state approval for the hospital expansion in Michigan. Proposition on the reform of certificate-of-need laws; Advantage of the certificate of need on the quality of health care services and patient satisfaction; Criticism on the policy agenda of James Haveman Jr.,...
- Pros and cons of certificates. Romano, Micahel // Modern Healthcare;4/21/2003, Vol. 33 Issue 16, p4
Focuses on the certificate-of- needs (CON) law which regulates construction of hospitals in the U.S. Criticisms on the CON law; Changes in CON laws in several U.S. states; Benefits of CON law.
- Hallmark Health Systems markets Massachusetts' first asset-acquisition deal. Kaplan, David // Bond Buyer;12/15/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30292, p3
Reports that on December 16, 1997, Hallmark Health System Incorporated will introduce a financial technique to the Massachusetts market when it sells $79.3 million of revenue bonds to begin the first asset-acquisition deal for a hospital merger in that state. Terms of deal; Benefits of deal to...
- Board resolutions will get trustees heard on workforce. Kope, Lanny // AHA News;8/6/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 39, p10
Highlights the benefits of hospital trustees from the board of resolutions proposed for the workforce relief legislation. Objective of the resolutions; Information on the American Hospital Preservation Act; Importance of hospital trustee resolutions.
- Negotiated rates arrive. // AHA News;07/22/96, Vol. 32 Issue 29, p6
Reports that New York moved on to a negotiated hospital-rate-setting system. State budget restoring $1.4 billion in Medicaid, indigent care and medical higher-education cuts; Health Care Reform Act of 1996 replacing the New York Hospital Reimbursement Methodology.
- A bundle, then a flip-flop. Lovern, Ed; Gardner, Jonathan // Modern Healthcare;8/6/2001, Vol. 31 Issue 32, p11
Reports on the Medicare regulations published by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services which will give an additional money to a select group of New Jersey hospitals. Information on the New Jersey lawmakers who voted for the patient-protection legislation; Increase in Medicare payment...