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The Boston Globe

Partners HealthCare, RI hospital system finalize merger deal
The Boston Globe
After more than a year of sometimes tenuous discussions, Partners HealthCare announced Wednesday that it had finalized a deal to acquire Rhode Island's second-largest hospital system. The health systems said they have signed a “definitive agreement ...

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Sinkhole opens up near Bayfront Health's Brooksville hospital
Tampabay.com
BROOKSVILLE — A large sinkhole opened up by Bayfront Health Brooksville hospital in a water retention pond between State Road 50 and the hospital's parking lot, according to a hospital spokeswoman. The sinkhole poses no threat to hospital buildings, ...



Tenet hospital's Medicare contract in jeopardy over patient safety issues
Becker's Hospital Review
The notice from CMS said Brookwood Baptist Medical Center's Medicare contract will be terminated May 31, unless the hospital corrects the issues identified in the survey. In most cases, hospitals correct the issues and avoid Medicare contract termination.

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The State Journal-Register

Illinois Supreme Court considers law that allows hospital property tax exemptions
The State Journal-Register
A 2012 state law violates requirements in the Illinois Constitution by creating an easy path for nonprofit hospitals to receive property-tax exemptions without first requiring that the hospitals be used exclusively for charitable purposes. That claim ...



NPR

California's Message To Hospitals: Shape Up Or Lose 'In-Network' Status
NPR
Covered California, the state's health insurance marketplace under the Affordable Care Act, has devised what could be a powerful new way to hold hospitals accountable for the quality of their care. Starting in less than two years, if the hospitals ...



KWTX

Quads born at local hospital, mother, father all doing fine
KWTX
"I was like 'oh my God, oh my God are you serious are you serious,'" Vivian Van Gorder said during a news conference Wednesday. The quads were the hospital's first and although nine doctors and nurses were on hand for the delivery, they could have used ...



Reuters

Ebola patients slip out of Congo hospital as medics try to curb outbreak
Reuters
MBANDAKA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - Three patients infected with the Ebola virus slipped out of an isolation ward at a hospital in Democratic Republic of Congo, health officials said, as medics raced to stop the deadly disease from ...

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Chicago Sun-Times

Umpires for Cubs game, Southpaw deliver stuffed animals at children's hospital
Chicago Sun-Times
As part of the UMPS CARE Charities, umpires Ted Barrett, Lance Barksdale, Will Little and Tom Woodring, along with White Sox mascot Southpaw handed out stuffed animals — courtesy of Build-A-Bear — to patients at Comer Children's Hospital located in ...



No, Hillary Clinton isn't furious at Melania Trump over hospital gift
PolitiFact (blog)
A provocative headline suggested beef between first lady Melania Trump and Hillary Clinton. "Hillary Clinton furious at 'special gift' Melania Trump sent her from her hospital bed," said a May 17 headline on Any Politics, a website crowded with ...

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TribDem.com

Somerset Hospital seeks affiliation
TribDem.com
“Across the country, it has become increasingly difficult for rural hospitals to remain independent,” Mathias wrote in a statement. “For some time, Somerset Hospital has been exploring affiliation opportunities to strengthen our organization and ensure ...

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