In The News
See below for the latest news from LifePoint.
March 14, 2014
Board signs letter of intent for acquisition of West Central Pennsylvania’s largest health system; Duke LifePoint commits to invest more than half a billion dollars over next decade to strengthen and grow the system
March 3, 2014
February 26, 2014
New offices help hospitals deal with ‘massive change that’s coming’
January 8, 2014
The Wilson Medical Center Board of Directors has taken the next step in becoming part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare. The organizations have signed a definitive agreement to form a joint venture. The proposed joint venture, which will provide Wilson Medical Center with resources to enhance its services and invest in its growth, is moving forward following a positive vote by the Wilson County Board of Commissioners.
December 16, 2013
Eric Deaton, CEO of Danville Regional Medical Center, recently joined healthcare executives for a HealthLeaders roundtable discussion of “An Enterprise Management Approach to Healthcare.”
December 2, 2013
The Portage Health Board of Directors and LifePoint Hospitals® have finalized their joint venture agreement to share ownership and operation of Portage Health. The joint venture will bring $60 million in capital improvements to Portage Health and approximately $40 million to fund a charitable foundation to support critical needs in the community.
December 2, 2013
The Bell Hospital Board of Directors has finalized its agreement to be acquired by LifePoint Hospitals®. Becoming part of LifePoint will bring the Ishpeming hospital significant resources to expand its services, invest in its infrastructure and enhance the health of the communities it serves.
November 6, 2013
Fifteen LifePoint Hospitals were recently named Top Performers in 2013 by the Joint Commission. Eleven LifePoint Hospitals were on the Top Performers list for 2012.
November 1, 2013
The Fauquier Health Board of Directors and LifePoint Hospitals® have finalized their joint venture agreement to share ownership and operation of Fauquier Health.
October 8, 2013
Bluegrass Community Hospital’s Tammy Marcum received the LifePoint Hospitals® 2013 Mercy Award for starting Haley’s Angels, a program that provides extraordinary support to parents who have lost their newborn babies.