Tagged: capella healthcare

St. Vincent Completes Purchase of Mercy Hot Springs Hospital

by Mark Friedman 4/1/2014 1:01 pm

Catholic Health Initiatives of Englewood, Colo., and its affiliate, St. Vincent Health System in Little Rock, say they have completed their purchase of Mercy Hot Springs' hospital and physician clinic.

Mercy Health, Catholic Health Initiatives Sign Letter of Intent for Mercy Hot Springs

by Mark Friedman 10/14/2013 11:29 am

Mercy Health of Chesterfield, Mo., and Catholic Health Initiatives sign a non-binding letter of intent to sell Mercy Hot Springs hospital and physician clinic to CHI and its affiliate, St. Vincent Health System in Little Rock.

Talk of Sale Overshadows Expansion at National Park Medical Center

by Mark Friedman 10/7/2013 12:00 am

The potential sale of Capella raised questions about the future of the National Park expansion project, but it appears the work is moving forward.

Little Rock Diocese Says Mercy, St. Vincent Talks 'Welcome News'

by Associated Press 9/27/2013 8:19 am

The Diocese of Little Rock says it's welcoming the news that Mercy Health is in talks with Catholic Health Initiatives over the sale of its hospital in Hot Springs.

Mercy Still Seeking Buyer, New Path for Hot Springs Hospital

by Mark Friedman 7/15/2013 4:10 pm

Mercy Health still is interested in selling Mercy Hot Springs, CEO Lynn Britton says in a statement released Friday, even though a deal to sell the Catholic hospital to Capella Healthcare of Franklin, Tenn., collapsed last month.

FTC Had 'Serious Concerns' With Proposed Mercy, Capella Deal

by Mark Friedman 6/28/2013 4:13 pm

The Federal Trade Commission says it was prepared to challenge the proposed sale of Mercy Health's Hot Springs health system to Capella Healthcare of Franklin, Tenn., had the deal moved forward.

Capella Healthcare, Mercy Health End Merger Talks in Hot Springs

by Lance Turner 6/27/2013 11:59 am

Capella Healthcare and Mercy Health say they have "ended their discussions at this time to join together National Park Medical Center and Mercy Hot Springs." The deal faced opposition almost from the start.

Malvern Hospital Seeks Baptist Health Deal

by Mark Friedman 4/8/2013 12:00 am

Hot Spring County Medical Center of Malvern is in talks to form a partnership with Baptist Health of Little Rock. If the deal is approved by the Hot Spring County Quorum Court, Baptist Health would operate the 72-bed hospital, said HSC Medical Center CEO Sheila Williams.

Capella Healthcare Says Nothing Shaky about FTC Investigation

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/4/2013 12:00 am

A spokeswoman for Capella Healthcare of Franklin, Tenn., says Whispers was wrong last week when it reported on a Federal Trade Commission investigation into the pending sale of Mercy Hot Springs to Capella.

FTC Subpoena Puts Mercy Hot Springs Sale to Capella On Shaky Ground

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/28/2013 12:00 am

The Federal Trade Commission has issued at least one subpoena involving an investigation into the planned purchase of Mercy Hot Springs by Capella Healthcare of Franklin, Tenn.

Bishop Meets with Mercy Health Ministry Chairman About Merger

by Lance Turner 12/7/2012 3:02 pm

Bishop Anthony B. Taylor of the Diocese of Little Rock meets with Charles E. Thoele, chairman of the board of Mercy Health Ministry, and Mercy board member Roch Rockledge about plans to sell Mercy Hot Springs to Capella Healthcare.

Tim Johnsen, President of Mercy Hot Springs, to Resign Dec. 7

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/27/2012 1:11 pm

Ahead of Mercy's plan to sell its Hot Springs hospital to Capella Healthcare, Mercy Hospital President Tim Johnsen says he'll resign effective Dec. 7. Kim Day, president of Mercy’s central region, will be interim president.

Vatican Asks Mercy to Address Little Rock Bishop's Concerns Over Capella Merger

by Associated Press 11/19/2012 7:06 am

The Vatican has slowed the merger of two Hot Springs hospitals after the Diocese of Little Rock raised concerns over the transfer of Mercy Hospital to Capella Healthcare.

In Hot Springs, Capella Healthcare, Mercy Sign Merger Agreement

by Lance Turner 9/26/2012 12:20 pm

Capella Healthcare and Mercy Health say they have signed an asset purchase agreement for the two Hot Springs organizations to merge under Capella's ownership.