Community Health to acquire all assets of Sharon, Pennsylvania hospital Community Health Systems announced that subsidiaries of the company have executed a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of Sharon Regional Health System in Sharon, Pennsylvania. The announcement follows approximately nine months of discussions and due diligence between the parties. The health system includes a 251-bed acute care hospital, outpatient centers and affiliated physician practices. The transaction is subject to customary federal and state regulatory approvals, including review and approval by the Attorney General of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
BofA/Merrill healthcare high yield analyst has analyst/industry conference call Healthcare High Yield Analyst Bland provides an update on the current state of the bond markets and the ability of healthcare providers to utilize debt financing on an Analyst/Industry conference call to be held on March 24 at 10 am.
Leerink healthcare services analyst holds an analyst/industry conference call Healthcare Services Analyst Gupte discusses Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) and the proposed pay-fors and implications For Healthcare Services on an Analyst/Industry conference call to be held on March 20 at 11 am.