TITLE

NORTHEAST

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;10/24/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 43, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs about health care in the Northeast U.S. The sale of Hoboken University Medical Center to HUMC Holdco has been approved a bankruptcy court judge. An ambulatory-care pavilion and an expansion of its nursing home have been announced by the New York City Health and Hospitals Corp. Beginning 2012, patients will be enrolled by AtlantiCare in an accountable care organization.
ACCESSION #
66966651

 

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