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ChristianaCare backs out of deal to buy Crozer Health from Prospect Medical Holdings

“Crozer Health remains open for business; we are not going anywhere, and we remain committed to Delaware County to serve the community.”

By Kenny Cooper/WHYY

Pa. state senator introduces hospital reform legislation to address ‘destabilizing effect’ from recent closures

Citing Tower Health’s decision to shutter two hospitals within the past year, state Sen. Carolyn Comitta’s bill looks to reform the closure process.

By Kenny Cooper/WHYY

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Pa. drops controversial pro-union language in Medicaid contracts

More than 3.5 million Pennsylvanians are enrolled in the Medicaid program, commonly known as Medical Assistance.

By Kate Giammarise/WESA and Chris Potter/WESA

People with mental illness to lose home over Norristown land deal

“The system is really at a critical point now.”

By Brett Sholtis

Pa. hospitals to get millions in federal relief to help hire, keep nurses

State Republicans and Democrats swiftly passed the initiative, which draws from federal American Rescue Plan funds that Pennsylvania got last March.

By Brett Sholtis

Chester County EMS Council looks for solutions as it faces a 2nd hospital closure

Jennersville Hospital is closed and Brandywine Hospital will close soon and that has left health care providers looking for ways to provide care to residents.

By Kenny Cooper/WHYY

Updated: January 7, 2022 | 3:55 am

Pennsylvania seeks more hospital beds, staff in COVID-19 surge

The plans involve adding hospital beds within regions for 60 days to absorb patients from swamped hospitals.

By The Associated Press