The cardinal's rule
- Archbishop touts not-for-profit care. Green, Jeffrey // AHA News;1/23/95, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p5
Reports on the opinion of Cardinal Joseph Bernardin, archbishop of Chicago, Illinois, on the importance of not-for-profit health care to preserve the patient-first ethics of hospitals in the United States. Abandonment of values as a result of commercialization; Relevance of not-for-profit over...
- Groups see hospital sales as 2nd chance at charity. Asplund, Jon // AHA News;07/13/98, Vol. 34 Issue 27, p1
Discusses the perception of not-for-profit group on sales, mergers and acquisition activities on hospitals and health plans in the United States. Claims of the group on hospital sales; Details on some merger activity of hospitals and health plans; Examination on the plan of Columbia/HCA...
- Hospital deals close. Pallarito, Karen // Modern Healthcare;09/07/98, Vol. 28 Issue 36, p32
Reports on three not-for-profit healthcare buyers that have begun to integrate hospitals and related healthcare facilities they acquired from Columbia/HCA Corp. Names of the buyers; Terms of the deal.
- Columbia sells two hospitals to competing Fla. systems. Taylor, Mark // Modern Healthcare;11/01/99, Vol. 29 Issue 44, p26
Reports on the sale of two Columbia/HCA Healthcare Corp. hospitals in Florida. Overview of the sale which was brokered by the state of Columbia; Settlement of the deal; Remarks from Halifax spokesman John Evans; Antitrust implications of the deal.
- Finance. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;7/20/94, Vol. 68 Issue 14, p15
Reports on acquisitions and transfers of ownership of health care facilities in the United States. Acquisition of Stat-Care Inc. by Chase Manhattan Bank, Wingate Partners L.P., and Kenneth S. George; Transfer of ownership of Columbia/HCA Corp.'s Heights Hospital to American Transitional...
- A system sick at heart. Clarke, Kevin // U.S. Catholic;Dec99, Vol. 64 Issue 12, p39
Criticizes the health care system in the United States (US). Views of the late Cardinal Joseph Bernardin on health care; Details on heath care in the US; Discussions on the expansion of the role of the government in providing health care.
- Regional news: South. Snow, Charlotte // Modern Healthcare;01/13/97, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p30
Reports that a number of not-for-profit hospitals in North Carolina have been protecting their independence from two for-profit organizations, namely Columbia/HCA Healthcare Corporation and California-based Tenet Healthcare Corporation. Efforts by Columbia and Tenet to strike up business...
- Healthcare is a business, even for not-for-profits. Jhin, Michael K. // Modern Healthcare;7/22/96, Vol. 26 Issue 30, p28
Opinion. Presents the views of the author concerning the negotiation talks of Houston, Texas-based not-for-profit St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital with Columbia/HCA Healthcare Corp. Hospitals as business enterprises; Differentiation of operations of for-profit and not-for-profits; Responsibility...
- Credit crunch. Kirchheimer, Barbara // Modern Healthcare;03/06/2000, Vol. 30 Issue 10, p76
Describes the difficulty health care companies and hospitals in the United States are experiencing in finding a commercial lender. Result of a survey done about various sectors of the health care industry; Profit and revenue of the Columbia/HCA Healthcare Corp.; Effect of credit prices on sales...