Durham Country, N.C., is studying proposals to sell off or lease its hospital
- Municipal hospitals becoming converts. Shriver, Kelly // Modern Healthcare;2/27/95, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p46
Reports on municipal hospitals' conversion of their ownership status. Small public hospitals' restructuring into private not-for-profit organizations to make themselves more attractive to potential not-for-profit partners; Conversion of Wisconsin-based Osseo Area Municipal Hospital and Nursing...
- U. of Wis. drafting details of new authority. Scott, Lisa // Modern Healthcare;10/23/95, Vol. 25 Issue 43, p25
Reports on the University of Wisconsin (Madison, Wis.) Hospital and Clinics' plan to rewrite its ties to the university so it can operate as a public authority by June 29, 1996. Wisconsin legislature that authorized converting the hospital into a public authority; Wisconsin university and...
- Public hospital management, labor ally. Moore Jr., J. Duncan // Modern Healthcare;1/1/96, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p28
Reports that an alliance is being formed between the administrators of public hospitals in the United States and their unionized employees. Efforts to preserve the role of public hospitals against new political and market forces; Healthcare issues; Comments from industry executives.
- L.A. County moves forward after crisis. Kertesz, Louise // Modern Healthcare;9/9/96, Vol. 26 Issue 37, p32
Reports on the privatization of public hospitals in Los Angeles County (LAC), California. Revenues, expenses, loss, budgeted subsidy, surplus or deficit LAC hospitals in fiscal year ended June 30, 1996; Partnership between private and public hospitals; Alternatives to the closure of the...
- Conversions reflect local concerns. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;04/20/97, Vol. 71 Issue 8, p56
Reports on the accelerated pace of conversions of public hospitals from for-profit to not-for-profit status. Implication of the conversion of public facilities; Other information.
- Establishing public hospital networks is no easy task. // Modern Healthcare;12/02/96, Vol. 26 Issue 49, p48
Editorial. States that public hospitals are realizing that their future lies in the ability to become part of a unified community-based network of caregivers. Comment that executives appear to have gotten the network message in San Francisco, California; Significance of such networks;...
- Puerto Rico's largest public hospitals. // Caribbean Business;1996 Book of Lists, Vol. 24 Issue 22, p70
Lists the largest public hospitals in Puerto Rico, ranked according to number of hospital beds as of June 1995. Number of licensed beds; Staff; Year founded; Primary medical specialists/subspecialists; Top executives/titles.
- Puerto Rico's largest public hospitals. // Caribbean Business;11/2/1995, Vol. 23 Issue 44, p49
Presents a list of the largest public hospitals in Puerto Rico based on the number of beds as of May 31, 1994. Includes San Juan VA Medical Center; University District Hospital; Dr. Ramon Ruiz Arnau University Hospital.
- Cook County (Ill.) scaling back plans. Japsen, Bruce // Modern Healthcare;5/23/94, Vol. 24 Issue 21, p28
Reports on plans for a new Cook County Hospital in Chicago. Scale back in proposal; Inclusion of satellite clinics; Comments from critics; Concern with low occupancy rate at Provident Hospital.
- Report questions logic of N.Y. plan. Pallarito, Karen // Modern Healthcare;5/22/95, Vol. 25 Issue 21, p17
Focuses on a report endorsed by the Citizens Budget Commission which criticizes a proposal to shrink New York City's public hospital system by selling off individual facilities instead of reducing overall bed capacity. Comments on Mayor Rudolph Giuliani's selection of three public hospitals for...