BNB2: By The Numbers

HCA currently has nine hospitals in Georgia, and is attempting to purchase one more. Their hospitals in Georgia lagged the state average in staffing by 25% in 2019 and four out of six of their hospitals in southeast Georgia had patient injury and infection rates so high they were penalized by Medicare in the past… Continue reading BNB2: By The Numbers

BNB1: By The Numbers

Nurses and frontline workers at 30 HCA hospitals across America held their eighth week of consecutive protests against the hospital giant today, citing poverty wages, unsafe working conditions, and disrespect in their workplaces. Tens of thousands of frontline HCA nurses and hospital workers are paid less than $15 an hour in the pandemic, with wages… Continue reading BNB1: By The Numbers

BNB1: Driving The Week

New HCA proxy filing reveals CEO Sam Hazen received an astounding 13% pay raise in 2020, deepening the already egregious pay inequity at HCA that has left frontline healthcare workers living in poverty.

BNB1: Must Read Stories

Excess Medicare Admissions Scandal HCA is facing increased scrutiny as press coverage of their excessive Medicare emergency admissions practices continues to mount. Modern Healthcare: Shareholder Group Calls Out HCA for Alleged Excessive Emergency Department Admissions ‘Michael Shaheen, a partner at Crowell & Moring who formerly worked in the DOJ’s civil fraud division, said it seems… Continue reading BNB1: Must Read Stories