Columbia/HCA to expand Louisiana network

Hart, Katherine
October 1995
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);10/2/95, Vol. 16 Issue 13, p1
Reports on the letter of intent signed by Louisiana-based Columbia/HCA Healthcare Corp. and Baton Rouge-based Women's Hospital owner Women's Health Foundation to merger the hospital with the healthcare network provider.


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