Baptist Health, MD Anderson Partner on Cancer Program


(04/22/2015)
Baptist Health, a hospital network based in Jacksonville, and the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center (MD Anderson) in Houston have agreed to partner on a joint cancer program that will help patients have increased access to oncology care and treatment.

Physician-Owned Hospitals Rate High for Patient Satisfaction


(04/22/2015)
Physician-owned hospitals provide a higher level of patient satisfaction, according to a survey released April 16 by Baltimore-based Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

Oak Hill Hospital Begins Obstetrics Project


(04/15/2015)
Oak Hill Hospital in Spring Hill announced on April 6 that construction of its obstetrics project is now underway.

Employee Retention a Concern for Health Care Industry


(04/15/2015)
A new study by Health eCareers based in Centennial found that nearly one-third of health care recruiters in the U.S. rank employee turnover as their greatest staffing concern this year and say hiring the best health care employees is only part of the battle — once you have them, you need to keep them.

Harrison Selects Balfour Beatty for Hospital Expansion


(04/08/2015)
Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton named Balfour Beatty Construction, based in London, to provide preconstruction and construction services for an expansion to its acute-care hospital in Silverdale, Wash.

LifeBridge Health Acquires Carroll Hospital Center


(04/08/2015)
LifeBridge Health, a health organization based in Baltimore, has acquired Carroll Hospital Center in Westminster, Md. The deal will help with future hospital construction and renovation projects as well as the development and expansion of medical services.

2015 PDC Summit Wraps Up in San Antonio


(03/25/2015)
The 2015 International Summit & Exhibition on Health Facility Planning, Design & Construction (PDC Summit) wrapped up this week in San Antonio with more than 3,200 senior leaders from hospitals, design firms and construction companies in attendance.

Minnesota Hospitals Support Telemedicine


(03/16/2015)
Minnesota hospitals are in support of legislation that will bring new access to high-quality, cost-effective health care to all of Minnesota's most remote citizens.

Funding Could Provide New Hospital in New York


(03/16/2015)
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo allocated $300 million to health care integration in Oneida County in his proposed budget.

Iowa Children’s Hospital Construction on Schedule


(03/16/2015)
University of Iowa (UI) officials announced earlier this month that the $292 million UI Children’s Hospital remains on track for a late summer 2016 opening, despite challenging winter weather and a dearth of skilled laborers in the area.