News Headlines Article

CHW confirms it’s talking to Community Health Systems about selling Reno hospital
San Francisco Business Times

Funny thing about many non-profit hospitals and systems. They like to do good, but they don’t like to lose lots of money doing it. As the nuns like to say, a very simple bottom line is involved: “No margin, no mission.” Which basically explains why 40-hospital Catholic Healthcare West is aiming at become a 39-hospital system instead. It’s a matter of stewardship – marshaling resources for the greater good.