TITLE

Waiting and watching: Chicago's cautious approach yields rewards

AUTHOR(S)
Carlson, Joe
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;7/25/2011 Anniversary Issue, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the healthcare market in the area of Naperville, Joliet and Chicago in Illinois. It says that for-profit healthcare chains are on a buying spree in Chicago including Vanguard Health Systems, which is expanding its ownership to six hospitals in just over a year's time. According to the author, Chicago has been able to hold on to its non-profit Roman Catholic hospitals. The cautious approach of Chicago to healthcare change is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
63542349

 

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