BNB9: Must Read Stories

Becker’s Hospital Review: HCA’s bid for Tennessee hospital should be reviewed, labor groups urge AG Tennessee should review HCA Healthcare’s proposed purchase of Springfield, Tenn.-based NorthCrest Health, labor and union groups wrote in a letter to state Attorney General Herbert Slatery. At the end of March, Nashville, Tenn.-based HCA said it would purchase NorthCrest. Under… Continue reading BNB9: Must Read Stories

BNB9: Driving The Week

Tennessee Community Groups Warn of HCA’s Impact in Attempted Acquisition This past week, a number of community groups have sounded the alarm over HCA’s bid to purchase Northcrest Health, a non-profit hospital chain near Springfield Tennessee. In a letter to Attorney General Slattery, they raised serious concerns over HCA’s chronic understaffing and overcharging practices. HCA’s… Continue reading BNB9: Driving The Week

BNB9: By The Numbers

Frist Wealth Sky Rockets While Tens of Thousands of HCA Workers Live in Poverty In the past week, the personal wealth of HCA founders and largest shareholders, the Frists, climbed to more than $17.5 billion as of June 10—an increase of over $10 billion dollars since the pandemic began last spring. That’s a roughly $4… Continue reading BNB9: By The Numbers