Coalition building: Kentucky's biggest providers have chosen sides as two partnerships are formed to compete regionally

Galloro, Vince
June 2011
Modern Healthcare;6/20/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 25, p6
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The article discusses partnerships formed in the Kentucky hospital market. U.K. HealthCare and Norton Healthcare announced their partnership while University of Louisville Hospital is teaming up with Catholic Health Initiatives. It also mentions that the purpose of the partnerships formed is to gain the geographic scale and integration of care needed to improve outcomes statewide and compete regionally making the residents of the city and state of Kentucky the ultimate beneficiaries of the mergers.


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