Providence Medical Center http://kcur.org en Kansas City-Area Hospital Sale Finalized http://kcur.org/post/kansas-city-area-hospital-sale-finalized <p>Providence Medical Center, in Kansas City, and St. John Hospital, in Leavenworth, are now among the two dozen hospitals owned by Prime Healthcare—a for-profit company based in California.&nbsp; Thu, 04 Apr 2013 15:02:13 +0000 Bryan Thompson 34564 at http://kcur.org Kansas City-Area Hospital Sale Finalized Hospital Sale Cause for Hope, Concern http://kcur.org/post/hospital-sale-cause-hope-concern <p>The pending sale of two Kansas City area hospitals to a California-based corporation comes as a relief to those currently in charge of the hospitals.&nbsp; However, some people are worried about what could happen.&nbsp;</p><p>The sale of Providence Medical Center and Leavenworth’s St. John Hospital to Prime Healthcare Services needs the blessing of Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt to go forward.&nbsp; Close to 100 people showed up for a public hearing conducted by the Schmidt last night.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 14:50:26 +0000 Bryan Thompson 34217 at http://kcur.org Hospital Sale Cause for Hope, Concern