In prior posts I’ve discussed the significant impact of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (the PPACA, more commonly referred to as the healthcare reform legislation) on the physician-owned hospital industry.  Section 6001 of the PPACA stymies growth of

Continue Reading Physician Hospitals of America (PHA) and Texas Spine & Joint Hospital (TSJH) File Suit Challenging Healthcare Reform Restrictions on Expansion/Development

In a prior post, I discussed the legislative challenges faced by physician-owned specialty hospitals during the past decade.  One powerful weapon specialty hospitals have in the fight against industry adversaries are research findings showing that specialized surgical care results in better

Continue Reading Specialty Hospitals: Enhanced Outcomes May Be Best Tool in Arsenal Against Political Attacks