Tagged: national park medical center

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.

Modern Healthcare Magazine Ranks Arkansas Hospitals in Top 10 for High Mortality Rates

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/23/2013 12:00 am

Three of our state’s hospitals landed in the top 10 for the highest mortality rates for heart attacks, heart failures and pneumonias based on numbers from July 2009 to June 2012.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Hospitals, Medical Centers Continuing To Advance with New Services, Technology

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/26/2012 12:00 am

Many medical services and facilities in Hot Springs and the surrounding area have become institutions, but they continue to upgrade and build in order to provide the most advanced care and treatment possible.

Hot Springs Area Enjoying Pre-recession Growth in Jobs, Construction and Revenues

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/26/2012 12:00 am

The 2010 census showed the Hot Springs Metro Area with 8,000 more people than 2000, a 9-percent increase. Employment and sales tax collections showed the Spa City and five-county area returning to pre-recession figures by the end of 2011.

Manufacturing A Hidden Gem in Hot Springs Metro Among Recreation & History

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/26/2012 12:00 am

It’s a vibrant and strong business and industry sector for which residents are thankful for and vacationers don’t always notice. Together, the five counties that make up the Greater Hot Springs region create one of the most diverse economies in Arkansas.