Topping Off Ceremony Marks the Completion of Nebraska Cancer Center

The Fred and Pamela Buffett Cancer Center in Omaha had a “topping off” ceremony on August 13.

Tucson Hospital to Receive Major Update

Banner Health, a Phoenix-based health company, is currently planning an expansion to Tucson’s only academic medical center.

Sparrow Ionia Hospital Receives Additional Funding

The new $25 million Sparrow Ionia Hospital opened in June of this year, and has continued to receive financial support throughout its first few months of operation, thanks to the Ionia County Community Foundation’s (ICCF) impact grant to the Sparrow Ionia Hospital Foundation’s Capital Campaign.

Marin County Plans Green Hospital for 2020

Major work is underway for an expansion at Marin General Hospital (MGH) in Greenbrae.

Baptist Medical Center Plans Expansion for 2016

Baptist Medical is currently in the process of a proposal to expand the standalone emergency room in Fleming Island to a full hospital due to the growing communities in North East Florida.

Rate of HAI Deaths Alarmingly High, Report Finds

A new investigation into hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) by Yonkers-based Consumer Reports found the number of people who develop a HAI during a hospital stay is alarmingly high.

Northwest Wisconsin Cancer Center Breaks Ground

Nineteen project leaders and hospital officials gathered for a groundbreaking ceremony on July 20 to mark the construction start for the new Northwest Wisconsin Cancer Center on the Memorial Medical Center (MMC) campus in Ashland.

Bill to Ban VA Hospital Construction Moves Forward

A bill to strip the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) from managing construction projects more than $100 million cleared a legislative hurdle on July 22. The bill passed the House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Health on a unanimous voice vote.

Mercy Health Muskegon Submits New Consolidation Plan

Mercy Health Muskegon in Michigan has announced a timeline for the nine-story consolidation project to bring Hackley Health System and Mercy Health Partners onto one campus after the companies merged in 2008.

U.S. News & World Report Reveals Best Hospitals

U.S. News & World Report unveiled this year’s best hospitals ranking on July 21. It’s the 26th edition of the Best Hospitals