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Ground broken for new Sumner County cancer center

Published By: The Tennessean • July 15, 2015

HighPoint Health System and Sumner Regional Medical Center celebrated the groundbreaking for a new 17,000-square-foot cancer treatment facility in Gallatin on Tuesday. Carpenter Cancer Center, named after LifePoint Health Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Bill Carpenter, is expected to open in the first quarter of 2016.

Clark Regional receives inaugural Duke LifePoint Quality Affiliate designation

Published By: The Winchester Sun • July 15, 2015

Clark Regional celebrated the announcement of being appointed the inaugural LifePoint Health and Duke University Health System Duke LifePoint Quality Affiliate hospital.

LifePoint Launches Quality Designation Program in Collaboration with Duke

Published By: LifePoint Health • July 7, 2015

LifePoint Health and Duke University Health System have advanced their quality collaboration through the launch of the Duke LifePoint Quality Affiliate designation program.

LifePoint Health Builds Senior Leadership Team, Promotes Belcher, Hill and Rehm

Published By: LifePoint Health • June 16, 2015

LifePoint Health has promoted three senior leaders to new posts. Pam Belcher has been named senior vice president, human resources (HR) and talent management; Reggie Hill has been appointed senior vice president, chief compliance and policy officer; and Dr. Christopher Rehm has assumed the newly-created position of chief medical informatics officer.

LifePoint Names Victor E. Giovanetti Western Group President

Published By: LifePoint Health • June 9, 2015

LifePoint Health today announced that Victor E. Giovanetti has been named president of the Company’s Western Group of hospitals. Previously, Giovanetti was chief operating officer (COO) of the company’s Eastern Group of facilities since July 2013.

Evans Named Lead Director of LifePoint Health Board

Published By: LifePoint Health • June 4, 2015

LifePoint Health has announced that Richard H. (Dick) Evans has been named Lead Director of the company’s Board of Directors.

Watertown Regional Medical Center Signs Agreement to Form Partnership with LifePoint

Published By: LifePoint Health • May 29, 2015

The Board of Directors of Watertown Regional Medical Center (WRMC) has taken the next step in partnering with LifePoint Health. The organizations have signed a definitive agreement to form a joint venture to share ownership and operation of the hospital.

LifePoint Health Names Former CMS Administrator Marilyn B. Tavenner to Board of Directors

Published By: LifePoint Health • April 17, 2015

LifePoint Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPNT) today announced that Marilyn B. Tavenner has been named to its Board of Directors.

LifePoint Health and Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care Partner for Multi-Hospital Accreditation

Published By: LifePoint Health • February 5, 2015

LifePoint becomes largest national system to partner with SCPC

Nason Hospital and LifePoint Health Finalize Acquisition

Published By: Press Release • February 2, 2015

Roaring Spring hospital will have new resources to enhance its services and opportunities to strengthen healthcare delivery throughout west central Pennsylvania

LifePoint to Enter Wisconsin Market

Published By: HealthLeaders Media • October 7, 2014

LifePoint Health Inc. is negotiating a joint operating agreement with Watertown (WI) Regional Medical Center that if finalized, will mark LifePoint's entry into the Badger State.

Lifepoint Wants Patients' Voices Heard

Published By: The Tennessean • September 3, 2014

Hospitals, in the midst of great change, must still listen to patient voices, according to Rusty Holman, chief medical officer for LifePoint Health. That's why he and 13 colleagues across the country have formed a Patient and Family Advisory Board.

Maria Parham one of North Carolina's Most Wired Hospitals

Published By: Henderson Dispatch • July 30, 2014

Maria Parham Medical Center is one of seven North Carolina hospitals or healthcare systems listed among the 2014 Most Wired, according to a survey from Hospitals & Health Networks.

Partners in Clinical Excellence

Published By: Trustee Magazine • July 14, 2014

Community hospitals tap into top-quality expertise while nationally renowned organizations expand their reach.

LHS students intern at MASH

Published By: Mohave Daily News • July 9, 2014

Two Laughlin High School students were among 16 chosen from the Tri-state area to participate in an intense two-week internship at the two local hospitals where they were exposed to a wide variety of health care careers.

The Art of Blending Cultures

Published By: Hospitals & Health Networks magazine • July 8, 2014

Mergers and acquisitions are likely only going to pick up pace in the coming years, as hospital leaders look to add muscle to better pursue population health.

Learning about medical professions: 16 area students take part in M*A*S*H program at local hospitals

Published By: Mohave Daily News • July 6, 2014

For the second year, area high school students are undergoing an intense two-week internship at both Bullhead City area hospitals. The 16 students are being exposed to a wide variety of health care careers in addition to the traditional career paths of physicians and nurses.

LifePoint, Andalusia Regional Hospital decrease hospital-acquired ailments

Published By: Andalusia Star News • June 3, 2014

Andalusia Regional Hospital and its parent company, LifePoint Health, have made significant progress in reducing hospital-acquired conditions through its participation in a national study to address the issue.

Rutherford Regional Health System and Duke LifePoint Finalize Joint Venture

Published By: LifePoint Health • June 3, 2014

The Rutherford Regional Health System Board of Trustees and Duke LifePoint Healthcare have finalized the transaction to jointly own and operate Rutherford Regional Health System (RRHS). The newly formed joint venture will strengthen RRHS for the future and give the system new resources to enhance the health care services offered in Rutherford, Polk and Cleveland Counties.

Bell joins LifePoint, becomes part of national network of community hospitals

Published By: LifePoint Health • December 2, 2013

Acquisition bringing new financial, clinical and operational resources to Ishpeming hospital is finalized