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  • Who owns this hospital? HHS aims to answer 

    For the first time, anyone can view detailed information on the ownership of more than 7,000 Medicare-certified hospitals with a new data set published by HHS Dec. 20. 
  • How leading health plans are responding to economic headwinds

    Payers can't escape the rising costs hitting healthcare — 63% of health plan execs foresee 6%-10% provider price increases in the next year. Learn what top payers are doing to offset skyrocketing expenses.
  • Louisiana hospitals partnering to overhaul pediatric healthcare

    Children's Hospital New Orleans and Baton Rouge, La.-based Our Lady of the Lake Children's Health are collaborating to bolster child health outcomes and specialized services across the state.
  • Inspira Health adds New Jersey hospital

    Mullica Hill, N.J.-based Inspira Health has added Salem (N.J.) Medical Center to its system and acquired its hospital building, ASC and physician offices. 
  • California AG approves Trinity's acquisition of 'financially distressed' hospital

    California Attorney General Rob Bonta has conditionally approved the sale of "financially distressed" Madera Community Hospital to Livonia, Mich.-based Trinity Health, according to a Dec. 15 news release. 
  • 11 called-off hospital deals

    Nearly a dozen hospital mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, affiliations and partnerships were unwound or called off throughout 2022.
  • 2 New Jersey health systems to merge into $2.2B organization

    Camden, N.J.-based Cooper University Health Care and Cape Regional Health System in Cape May Court House, N.J., have signed a letter of intent to merge into a two-hospital system with revenue exceeding $2.2 billion a year.
  • Mayo Clinic Care Network adds Texas health system

    San Angelo, Texas-based Shannon Medical Center has joined the Mayo Clinic Care Network, a global group of independent care systems that can tap into the knowledge and medical expertise of Rochester, Minn.-based Mayo Clinic.
  • Alaska hospital to merge with long-term care facility

    Juneau, Alaska-based Bartlett Regional Hospital will assume operations of Juneau-based Wildflower Court, a nursing and rehabilitation facility.  
  • LCMC Health makes case for $150M acquisition of 3 HCA hospitals

    At a Dec. 8 public hearing, New Orleans-based LCMC Health officials made their case to the office of the Louisiana Attorney General for the system's planned acquisition of three Tulane University hospitals in Baton Rouge, La., nola.com reported Dec. 8. 
  • U of Michigan Health to acquire, invest $800M in 6-hospital system

    The University of Michigan Health's board of regents on Dec. 8 approved a proposed agreement that would see it acquire Lansing, Mich.-based Sparrow Health System to become a $7 billion-health system with more than 200 sites of care.
  • Capital Health receives approval to take over New Jersey Hospital

    Trenton, N.J.-based Capital Health has received approval to take over services from Trenton-based St. Francis Medical Center.
  • Ochsner acquires Mississippi urgent care provider

    New Orleans-based Ochsner Health, a 47-hospital system with more than 36,000 employees, has acquired Diamondhead (Miss.) Urgent Care, NBC affiliate WXXV reported Dec. 7.
  • Texas A&M, University Health partner on training, research hospital

    Executives from Texas A&M University-San Antonio, Bryan-based Texas A&M Health and San Antonio-based University Health have partnered to expand care, medical training and research in South Texas and Bexar County. 
  • Atrium, Advocate Aurora complete merger

    Atrium Health and Advocate Aurora Health closed on their formal combination Dec. 2, resulting in a newly combined $27 billion, 67-hospital system called Advocate Health — the fifth-largest nonprofit health system in the U.S. 
  • 11 hospital and health system merger and acquisition updates from November

    The following are hospital and health system deals that were announced, completed or canceled in the month of November:
  • Minnesota AG seeks input on Sanford, Fairview merger: 'We've heard people are concerned'

    Minnesota's attorney general plans to host several public hearings in early 2023 to collect input on the proposed merger of Sanford Health and Fairview Health, the Star Tribune reported Nov. 22. 
  • Sanford-Fairview merger back on the table

    Sioux Falls, S.D.-based Sanford Health and Minneapolis-based Fairview Health have approved negotiations for a merger — nearly one decade after their first attempt fell through, the Star Tribune reported Nov. 15. 
  • Illinois OKs Atrium, Advocate Aurora merger

    The Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board unanimously approved a plan to change ownership for 10 Advocate Aurora facilities in the state covered by the system's plan to merge with Charlotte, N.C.-based Atrium Health, the Chicago Tribune reported Nov. 14. 
  • Thomas Health to join WVU Health

    Charleston, W.Va.-based Thomas Health will soon become part of West Virginia University Health System by the end of 2022. 
  • ProMedica to exit Welltower SNF joint venture

    Toledo, Ohio-based ProMedica plans to transfer the real estate and management of all its skilled nursing facilities with Welltower to the real estate investment company, effective Dec. 19, 2022. 

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