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Jul 01, 2015, 19:04 ET

Three Prime Healthcare Hospitals Named Among Top Community Hospitals in Nation

 Three Prime Healthcare Systems hospitals have been named among the 100 Best Community Hospitals in the nation by Becker's Healthcare....

Apr 16, 2015, 16:42 ET

Dr. Prem Reddy Named Fourteenth Most Influential Physician Executive in the Nation

Prem Reddy, M.D., FACC, FCCP, Chairman, President and CEO of Prime Healthcare Services, has been named to Modern Healthcare's prestigious list of...

Mar 10, 2015, 17:13 ET

Onerous and Unprecedented Conditions Force Prime Healthcare to Withdraw Purchase Offer for DCHS Hospitals

 Unprecedented conditions imposed on the sale of the Daughters of Charity Health System (DCHS) hospitals by the state Attorney General would...

Mar 02, 2015, 19:30 ET

Prime Healthcare Continues Growth with Completed Acquisitions of Dallas Regional Medical Center in Texas and Riverview Regional Medical Center in Alabama

Prime Healthcare announced today that it has completed its acquisition of two hospitals from subsidiaries of Community Health Systems: Dallas...

Feb 13, 2015, 18:18 ET

Prime Healthcare Completes Acquisition of St. Joseph Medical Center and St. Mary's Medical Center, Both Located in Missouri

Prime Healthcare announced today that it has completed its acquisition of St. Joseph Medical Center in Kansas City, MO, and St. Mary's Medical...

Jan 22, 2015, 16:29 ET

Prime Healthcare Services Completes Acquisition of North Vista Hospital, located in Nevada

 Prime Healthcare Services announced today that it has completed its acquisition of North Vista Hospital, a 177-bed acute care hospital located...

Nov 18, 2014, 12:55 ET

Prime Healthcare Services Vindicated in Privacy Case

 Prime Healthcare Services and Shasta Regional Medical Center announced today that a Superior Court jury vindicated the facility and its...

Nov 17, 2014, 19:03 ET

SEIU-UHW Putting Communities at Risk by Threatening DCHS Hospitals Chance for Survival, Discloses Prime Healthcare

 Dr. Prem Reddy, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Prime Healthcare, today released the following statement: "Over the past...

Sep 19, 2014, 19:00 ET

Three Prime Healthcare Hospitals' Heart Failure Mortality Rates Among Lowest in the Nation

 The heart failure mortality rates at three Prime Healthcare Services hospitals are among the lowest in the nation, according to CMS data...

Aug 26, 2014, 17:10 ET

Prime Healthcare Files RICO Lawsuit Against SEIU

Prime Healthcare Services, a California-based and award-winning hospital management organization, has filed a complaint under the federal RICO...

Aug 15, 2014, 13:45 ET

Prime Healthcare Services Acquires St. Mary's Hospital, Located in Passaic, New Jersey

 Prime Healthcare announced today that it has completed its acquisition of St. Mary's Hospital in Passaic, New Jersey.  Prime Healthcare...

Jul 01, 2014, 15:34 ET

Prime Healthcare Services Completes Purchase of Garden City Hospital

Prime Healthcare Services announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Garden City Hospital (GCH), located in Garden City, Michigan....

Apr 08, 2014, 17:51 ET

Prime Healthcare Services Installs da Vinci Surgical System at Several Hospitals

Prime Healthcare Services announced today that it now has a da Vinci robotic unit at five hospitals – Chino Valley Medical Center, Desert...

Mar 05, 2014, 15:48 ET

Eight Prime Healthcare Hospitals Named Among 100 Top Hospitals in the Nation

 Prime Healthcare Services announced today that eight of its hospitals were recognized among the "100 Top Hospitals" in the nation by Truven...

Jan 23, 2014, 14:56 ET

Prime Healthcare Services and United Healthcare Sign Expanded Agreement for California Hospitals

Prime Healthcare is pleased to announce that it has expanded its contractual agreements with United Healthcare, which now includes 14 Prime...

Jan 10, 2014, 19:31 ET

Pampa Regional Medical Center Donated to Non-Profit Prime Healthcare Foundation

 Prime Healthcare Services and its founder Prem Reddy, MD, FACC, FCCP,  have announced today that they have donated Pampa Regional Medical...

Dec 31, 2013, 15:07 ET

Prime Healthcare Services Completes Acquisition of Landmark Medical Center And the Rehabilitation Hospital of Rhode Island

 Prime Healthcare Services announced today that it has completed the Rhode Island acquisitions of Landmark Medical Center and the...

Dec 20, 2013, 13:39 ET

New Jersey Attorney General and Department of Health Deem Prime Healthcare's Application Complete to Purchase St. Mary's Hospital

 The New Jersey Office of the Attorney General and the Department of Health have deemed the Community Health Care Assets Protection Act...

Oct 30, 2013, 15:21 ET

Prime Healthcare Hospitals Earn "Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®" Recognition from The Joint Commission

 Prime Healthcare Services announced today that 11 of its hospitals were named Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint...

Oct 28, 2013, 19:07 ET

Attorney General Approves Prime Healthcare Services Acquisition of Landmark Medical Center

 The Rhode Island Office of the Attorney General granted final regulatory approval to California-based Prime Healthcare Services today for the...