Sales agreement close for West Penn, Highmark

October 2011
Modern Healthcare;10/24/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 43, p4
Trade Publication
This article reports on Highmark's proposed acquisition of West Penn Allegheny Health System of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


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