Prime Healthcare Announces Acquisition Of Providence Medical Center In Kansas City, Kan. And Saint John Hospital In Leavenworth, Kan.
Prime Healthcare Services
Ontario, CA-based Prime Healthcare Services (
), with a motto of "Saving Hospitals, Saving Jobs and Saving Lives," is one of the largest hospital companies in the nation.
Prime Healthcare was recognized as one of the "15 Top Health Systems in the Nation" in 2012, based on quality of healthcare and patient satisfaction. It was also recognized as a top health system in 2009. In 2013, eight Prime Healthcare hospitals were ranked among the "100 Top Hospitals" in the nation by Truven Health Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters). Prime Healthcare hospitals have earned the award 21 times. In addition, eight Prime Healthcare hospitals earned national recognition as "Top Performer on Key Quality Measures," (Top 18 percent), in 2012 from The Joint Commission, the leading Medicare accreditation organization in the country.
Through their subsidiaries, Prime Healthcare Services and the non-profit Prime Healthcare Foundation have more than 20,000 employees and own and operate 23 acute-care hospitals: Alvarado Hospital Medical Center, Centinela Hospital Medical Center, Chino Valley Medical Center, Desert Valley Hospital, Encino Hospital Medical Center, Garden Grove Hospital Medical Center, Huntington Beach Hospital, La Palma Intercommunity Hospital, Montclair Hospital Medical Center, Paradise Valley Hospital, San Dimas Community Hospital, Shasta Regional Medical Center, Sherman Oaks Hospital and West Anaheim Medical Center – in California, Providence Medical Center and Saint John Hospital – in Kansas, Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center – in Nevada, Lower Bucks Hospital and Roxborough Memorial Hospital – in Pennsylvania, Dallas Medical Center, Harlingen Medical Center, Knapp Medical Center and Pampa Regional Medical Center – in Texas.
Providence Medical Center
Located near I-435 and Parallel Parkway and just one mile east of The Legends in Kansas City, Kan., Providence Medical Center is home to innovative health care, quality physicians and compassionate staff. Nationally recognized and accredited by the Joint Commission, Providence has earned the Gold Standard as an Accredited Chest Pain Center and the Platinum Performance Achievement Award from the American College of Cardiology. The medical center provides an extensive array of diagnostic and treatment services including surgery, heart and vascular care, Spine Center, Joint Center and an accredited Sleep Disorders Center. Also located on campus are Providence Place, a skilled and rehabilitative care center, and the Doctors Building. Providence is affiliated with Saint John Hospital in Leavenworth, Kan. To learn more, visit www.providencekc.com.Saint John Hospital Saint John Hospital has served as the health care beacon to the Leavenworth and Lansing, Kan., community for more than 140 years. Nationally recognized and accredited by the Joint Commission, Saint John is home to 43 staffed beds, quality physicians and compassionate staff, the hospital specializes in ambulatory care services, including surgery, senior behavioral health, oncology, emergency services and rehabilitation. Also located on the campus is the Saint John Medical Plaza. Saint John is an affiliate of Providence Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. To learn more, visit www.saintjohnleavenworth.com. SOURCE Prime Healthcare Services
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