Tensions between competitive hospitals aren’t unusual, but the tiff between UNC Health Care and Vidant Health is unusually hot — and complicated.
Vidant Health CEO Michael Waldrum in May alleged there was a plot to take over the Greenville hospital system. He previously had raised the idea of a statewide system.
It would be hard to find someone who has a more prestigious health care resume than Dr. Bill Roper, who is now interim president of the UNC System. He took the job after leading the UNC Health [...]
A hospital system CEO and North Carolina’s treasurer bicker over pricing, cost shifting and growth — with huge implications for eastern North Carolina.
Could improved clarity on health care costs spur a more competitive marketplace?
Boardrooms at North Carolina’s hospitals are abuzz with dealmaking.
A pending partnership of two big health care businesses offers a chance to prove that mergers can have a public payoff.
Former N.C. State Sen. Bob Rucho discusses the pending transaction between Carolinas HealthCare System and UNC Health Care. The two systems have combined revenue of nearly $14 billion.
The largest hospital systems in Charlotte and the Triangle are combining operations in a complex transaction that doesn’t involve money or assets changing hands.