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Health Care: California Nonprofit to Acquire River Valley Health Partners | October 21, 2015

California Nonprofit to Acquire River Valley Health Partners

EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio — River Valley Health Partners, the financially struggling operator of the 152-bed East Liverpool City Hospital here, and Prime Healthcare Foundation have signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of RVHP. The acquisition is expected to close in the first quarter, pending regulatory review and closing conditions. Terms were not disclosed. Prime […]

Health Care: Akron Children’s Withdraws Zoning Application for $18.6M Expansion | October 7, 2015

Akron Children’s Withdraws Zoning Application for $18.6M Expansion

BOARDMAN, Ohio – An $18.6 million expansion at the Beeghly Campus of Akron Children’s Hospital is on hold after residents of the neighborhood next to the site voiced concerns at Tuesday night’s meeting of the Boardman Township Zoning Board of Appeals. As a result, a groundbreaking scheduled for Wednesday was indefinitely postponed. Akron Children’s announced […]

Health Care: Mercy Foundation Gets Grant for Substance Abuse Training | October 5, 2015

Mercy Foundation Gets Grant for Substance Abuse Training

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Mercy Health Foundation Mahoning Valley has been awarded $864,000 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to teach health-care professionals how to recognize and refer patients at risk for substance abuse to treatment programs. The grant went into effect Sept. 30 and will be distributed over three years. In that […]