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Regulators approve Advocate, Aurora health care merger

Aurora Health Care of Milwaukee and Advocate Health Care of suburban Chicago received approval for their planned merger from the main Illinois regulatory agency and the Federal Trade Commission......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2018

State regulators approve Advocate, Aurora health care merger

Aurora Health Care of Milwaukee and Advocate Health Care of suburban Chicago received approval for their planned merger from the main Illinois regulatory agency......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2018

Advocate plans to merge with Wisconsin hospital giant Aurora

Advocate Health Care is ready to give a merger ano.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneDec 4th, 2017

DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Fitbit data could predict readmission rates — Humana"s new digital medication management tool — Interoperability complicates Aurora-Advocate merger

Welcome to Digital Health Briefing, a new morning emai.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 11th, 2017

NorthShore, Advocate drop merger plan after judge"s ruling

Advocate Health Care and NorthShore Univers.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMar 7th, 2017

Advocate, NorthShore will keep fighting for merger despite court decision

Hospital systems Advocate Health Care and NorthShore University HealthSystem will continue fighting for their merger, they said Wednesday, despite a recent federal appeals court decision against them. A three-judge panel of the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of A.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneNov 16th, 2016

Appeals court rules against Advocate, NorthShore hospital merger

A federal appeals court has temporarily put the brakes on a proposed merger of Advocate Health Care and NorthShore University HealthSystem, reversing a lower court's decision. A three-judge panel of the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals sided Monday with .....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 31st, 2016

2018 Health Care Heroes finalist: Mary Schmidt

Mary Schmidt is a health advocate nurse at the Newport Aquarium......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 15th, 2018

Housing and health care advocate on being asked to do more with less

After 16 years at the Ridgewood Bushwick Senior Citizens Council, Scott Short took the reins of the organization and promptly rebranded it. The housing and health care nonprofit, created by late... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 14th, 2018

Bill would mandate greater oversight of health plan mergers

A bill before the state Senate would impose greater oversight of health plan mergers and grant state regulators the authority to approve or deny the deals. Assemblyman Jim Wood (D-Healdsburg) introduced Assembly Bill 595 last year, and it appears t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 7th, 2018

Defying Partners, Brown University announces rival bid for Care New England

Brown University and a California-based hospital chain have announced a bid to acquire Care New England, potentially throwing a wrench into ongoing merger talks between the Rhode Island-based health system and Partners HealthCare. In an open letter.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2018

Bank Of America Sees Value In A Humana-Kindred Healthcare Deal

The health care sector could see another notable merger, as insurer Humana Inc (NYSE: HUM) is reportedly in talks to acquire the acute care provider Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 18th, 2017

State delays Lahey Health-Beth Israel mega-merger

The state’s health care watchdog said it will delay a proposed mega-merger between Lahey Health, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and three other hospitals as it works to study the potential cost implications of the deal......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2017

Behind the merger: Why Dignity, CHI decided to become a health care behemoth

Merger talks between the two systems began i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Ascension, Providence St. Joseph Health merger would create largest U.S. hospital operator

Two major hospital operators are in talks about a possible merger that would create the largest U.S. hospital owner, as a series of major deals are poised to consolidate control of the health-care landscape into fewer hands......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 10th, 2017

Hospital Giants in Talks to Create U.S."s Largest Operator

Two major hospital operators are in talks about a possible merger that would create the largest U.S. hospital owner, as a series of major deals are poised to consolidate control of the health-care landscape into fewer hands......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 10th, 2017

CVS merger with Aetna: Health care cure or curse? - WFAA

WFAACVS merger with Aetna: Health care cure or curse?WFAAThe transaction would create a new health care giant. Aetna is the third-lar.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 7th, 2017

CVS Merger With Aetna: Health Care Cure Or Curse?

Sharona Hoffman, Case Western Reserve University The announcement that CVS plans to acquire Aetna for US$69 billion raises hope and concerns. The tran.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 6th, 2017

CVS and Aetna Say Merger Will Improve Your Health Care. Can They Deliver?

The two major health players promise better care and lower costs, but skeptics question whether they can achieve those goals......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytDec 5th, 2017

How the CVS Aetna Deal Will Change How You Get Health Care

The $69 billion health care merger could transform the industry and patient care. On Sunday, CVS and Aetna annou.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 4th, 2017

CVS agrees to buy Aetna in $69 billion deal could shake up health-care industry

The mega-merger could rein in health costs and transform the pharmacy chain’s storefronts into community medical hubs for primary care and basic procedures......»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 4th, 2017