Citi Joins Forces With Practice Greenhealth


(04/13/2011)
Citi, a full-service bank, and Practice Greenhealth, an organization helping healthcare institutions to implement sustainable, eco-friendly practices, announced a new pilot partnership effort to encourage renewable energy.

LEED for Healthcare Rating Unveiled


(04/08/2011)
The U.S. Green Building Council announced its latest green building rating system geared specifically for the healthcare industry.

Charles D. Cadenhead


(02/24/2011)
Charles D. Cadenhead, FAIA, FACHA, WHR has been received as a Fellow in the American College of Critical Care Medicine
 

Fla. Healthcare Players Embark on Diabetes Project


(02/15/2011)
Florida Hospital and the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute are partnering to create the Florida Hospital-Sanford Burnham Translational Research Institute for Metabolism and Diabetes.

Kindred Acquires RehabCare Group


(02/09/2011)
Kindred Healthcare announced today that it is buying post-acute care services provider RehabCare Group.

Surgery Infection Rates Made Public Online

By Michelle Brunetti
(02/04/2011)
The Washington State Hospital Association has begun releasing hospital-specific surgical infection rate data public for the first time.

Tech Companies Help Fund Stanford Hospital Project


(02/03/2011)
Apple, eBay, Hewlett-Packard, Intel, Intuit and Oracle are donating $150 million to Stanford University’s planned $2 billion new hospital. In return, they will have an active role in creating the facility.

Kaiser to Cut Emissions with “Bloom Boxes”


(01/27/2011)
Kaiser Permanente plans to install “Bloom Boxes” in seven of its California facilities this year.

Sustainable Hospitals 2011 -- May 4-6


(10/29/2010)
Sustainable Hospitals 2011 will be held in San Diego on May 4-6.

Geo Group Expands Operations with Just Care Inc. Acquisition


(12/11/2009)
Private prison operator GEO Group, announced a $40 million deal to expand its healthcare operations through the purchase South Carolina-based provider of detention healthcare Just Care Inc.