CONCORD – The New Hampshire Hospital Association released a statement Tuesday supporting hospitals and other health care facilities that mandate COVID vaccinations for their employees. Many hospitals in New Hampshire are heading in that direction, including Wentworth-Douglass Hospital in Dover as well as Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health, the state’s largest medical care […]

BOSTON – Nurses in Massachusetts have filed proposed ballot questions calling for redistributing earnings from well-off hospitals to those that may cut services, increasing financial transparency, and banning hospital CEOs from working with medical device or pharmaceutical companies. Massachusetts Nurses Association Executive Director Julie Pinkham filed three initiative petitions with the Attorney General’s […]

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“Our partnership with Piedmont will enable us to transform healthcare for the Augusta region,” Hugh Hamilton, chairman of the Richmond County Hospital Authority, said in a release from Augusta-based University Health Care System. Kevin Brown, CEO of Piedmont Healthcare, said purchasing the HCA hospitals “means providing high-quality care that is […]

Advertisement From the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association: Please see the attached letter that has been sent to Virginia legislative and state leaders related to mental health treatment in the Commonwealth in light of the recent decision by the Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Development Services to temporarily halt […]