Ontario, CA (November 19, 2014) – Dr. Prem Reddy, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Prime Healthcare, today released the following statement:
“Today’s announcement by the Service Employees International Union Local 121RN to back Prime Healthcare’s acquisition of the Daughters of Charity Health System extends the support of thousands of patients, staff, nurses and doctors committed to preserving needed access to quality healthcare and saving the DCHS hospitals from closure. Continue reading
Ontario, Calif., Nov. 19, 2014 – Prime Healthcare announced today that 13 of its hospitals were named Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®, an annual report done by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in nation. Continue reading
The following article by Bishop Patrick J. McGrath about the sale of the Daughters of Charity Health System hospitals was published in The Valley Catholic, the local Catholic newspaper in San Jose, on November 4, 2014: 125 Years of Service and Continuing
For your information, we have posted the official California Attorney General filing concerning the sale of DCHS to Prime Healthcare Services and Prime Healthcare Foundation: Continue reading
It’s beyond comprehension how the Mercury News could advocate for the potential closure of six vital community hospitals in California and the loss of pension and health benefits of 16,000 union and non-union workers. But that is essentially what it called for in its ill-considered editorial urging the state Attorney General to reject the sale of Daughters of Charity Health System (DCHS) to Prime Healthcare.