Boston-based Steward Health Care, which recently bought eight hospitals from CHS, plans to purchase Franklin-based Iasis Healthcare. The move will create one of the nation's largest private for-profit hospital companies with 36 facilities in 10 states.
The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) today announced plans to launch a new open access journal for emergency medicine research.
Each year - in the spirit of good old-fashioned, red-blooded fun - Nashville's first responders join in a friendly competition where everyone wins.
In May, the TFS Kennedy Clinic opened on Almaville Road in Smyrna. The new primary care clinic specializes in serving adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Moving on up ... the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt has opened the 10th floor, housing the 38-bed Pediatric Heart Institute.
Joseph C. Schaffer, MD, an orthopedic surgeon specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of sports-related injuries and other disorders of the shoulder, knee, hip, and elbow, has joined Hughston Clinic Orthopedics after completing subspecialty fellowship training in sports medicine.
Nashville General Hospital CEO Joseph Webb, DSc, FACHE along with Eric Stephens, chief analytics officer and Dorothy Bennett, chief of Ambulatory Services, were selected to share the hospital's approach to patient care in late June during the VITAL 2019 Conference in Miami as part of the conference's "Innovations in Healthcare" track.
Last month, Lipscomb University announced two key appointments overseeing nursing and pharmacy.
Program to Help Urgent Care Centers Design, Implement Comprehensive Stewardship Strategies
Bernard Health announces new partnership with Elder Law of Nashville to support elder law clients with healthcare financial planning
Healthcare advisory firm Bernard Health announced a new partnership with Elder Law of Nashville to provide healthcare planning and health insurance advice to clients of the Nashville-based law practice.
Last month it was announced Josh Hedrick has been elevated to the role of member at Kraft Analytics LLC, a Nashville-based affiliate of KraftCPAs.
Last month, Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center (MWCHC) unveiled their first mobile clinic during Healthy Family Day at Rose Park Middle School.
Last month, TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center announced the hospital has become the first in the state to utilize an innovative new approach that can help detect a heart attack earlier and more precisely than traditional tests.
Chad D. Lockhart, MHA, has assumed the role of associate administrator for TriStar Summit Medical Center.
Guidelines that determine which smokers qualify for CT scans are excluding a significant number of African Americans who develop lung cancer, according to a study released June 27 in JAMA Oncology.
AdvancedHEALTH, Middle Tennessee's largest, independent, multi-specialty practice, recently announced the addition of Gina Mendoza, DPM, FACFAS of Mendoza Podiatry in Hendersonville, to its growing group of providers.
On June 18, TriStar Summit Medical Center held an open house for their new Advanced Wound Care & Vascular Center, which provides comprehensive therapeutic options, including hyperbaric oxygen therapy, to patients suffering from chronic and hard-to-heal wounds.