TITLE

DOWN-HOME DISPENSATION

AUTHOR(S)
Nordhaus-Bike, Anne M.
PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;05/20/98, Vol. 72 Issue 10, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information pertaining to hospital mergers in the South Carolina, while focusing on a deal which undermines the antitrust law. Information on the merger of Baptist Healthcare System and Richland Memorial Hospital, both of Columbia, South Carolina; Comments from Chuck Beaman, former president of Baptist and head of Palmetto Health Alliance, the merged hospital; How the state will benefit from the merger.
ACCESSION #
648713

 

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