Tough times at Parkland

Barr, Paul
September 2011
Modern Healthcare;9/5/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 36, p16
Trade Publication
The article discusses the tough times ahead for Parkland Health & Hospital System as Ron Anderson steps down as its president and chief executive officer (CEO) in Dallas, Texas, on December 31, 2011. It says that Anderson's resignation came as state health inspectors on behalf of the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) surveyed the hospital for a second time to determine if it should be removed from the Medicare program. The other problems of the hospital are also discussed.


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