Bill to Ban VA Hospital Construction Moves Forward


(07/29/2015)
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


(07/29/2015)
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


(07/24/2015)
U.S. News & World Report unveiled this year’s best hospitals ranking on July 21. It’s the 26th edition of the Best Hospitals

Missouri Orthopeadic Institute Begins Expansion


(07/24/2015)
Construction is under way for a four-story expansion of the Missouri Orthopeaedic Institute, according to the University of Missouri Health Care based in Columbia.

Ochsner Health, Select Medical to Open New Rehab Hospital


(07/08/2015)
Ochsner Health System (Ochsner), based in Jefferson, and Select Medical Corporation of Mechanicsburg, Pa., will jointly open a new, 60-bed, acute inpatient rehabilitation hospital in 2016.

Capital Campaign Boosted By $10 Million Anonymous Gift


(07/08/2015)
A $10 million gift from an anonymous donor helped push the Aspen Valley Hospital Foundation’s capital campaign beyond its halfway mark.

CVMC REIT II Acquires Webster Rehabilitation Hospital


(07/02/2015)
Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT II Inc. (CVMC REIT II) announced on June 5 that it acquired the Post Acute Webster Rehabilitation Hospital property (the “Webster Rehabilitation Hospital”) from Medistar Corporation, a medical real estate developer based in Houston.

Designers Complete Work for Hatcher Station Health Center


(07/02/2015)
BOKA Powell a Dallas-based architecture and interiors firm, has completed design work on the $11.2 million Hatcher Station Health Center, developed by Dallas-based Frazier Revitalization Inc. and operated by Parkland Health and Hospital System, also based in Dallas.

Costs Keep Rising for New Denver VA Hospital


(06/23/2015)
With nearly 400,000 veterans in Colorado and neighboring states, it was undeniable that the old and vastly crowded Veterans Affairs (VA) facilities in the state needed to be replaced.

New Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital Planned for Westerville


(06/23/2015)
HealthSouth Corporation (HLS), based in Birmingham, Ala., and Mount Carmel Health System, based in Columbus, Ohio, are jointly planning to build a new inpatient rehabilitation hospital to be located in Westerville.