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    Date Posted: Nov 16, 2018

    LifePoint Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPNT) ("LifePoint") today announced the completion of its merger with RCCH HealthCare Partners ("RCCH"), which is owned by certain funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE: APO) (together with its consolidated subsidiaries, “Apollo”).
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  • Bill Carpenter
    Date Posted: Nov 14, 2018

    As part of Rural Hospital Week, LifePoint Health Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Bill Carpenter recently sat down with Chip Kahn of the Federation of American Hospitals' Hospitals in Focus podcast to discuss how LifePoint is overcoming challenges and providing needed care to the communities it serves.
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    Date Posted: Nov 6, 2018

    LifePoint Health, a leading healthcare company dedicated to Making Communities Healthier®, has contributed $100,000 toward recovery and relief efforts following Hurricanes Florence and Michael.
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    Date Posted: Oct 29, 2018

    LifePoint Health (NASDAQ: LPNT) today announced that its stockholders approved the proposed agreement to merge LifePoint and RCCH HealthCare Partners, which is owned by certain funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE: APO) (together with its consolidated subsidiaries, “Apollo”).
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    Date Posted: Oct 22, 2018

    Western Plains Medical Complex (WPMC) today announced that Scott Smith has been named as permanent chief executive officer (CEO). He has served as the hospital’s interim CEO since August 2018.
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    Date Posted: Oct 18, 2018

    LifePoint Health (NASDAQ: LPNT) today announced the incoming executive team that will lead the organization following the completion of its merger with RCCH HealthCare Partners. The transaction is expected to be finalized later this year and will result in LifePoint Health being a privately-held company.
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  • FAH Lifetime Achievement Award
    Date Posted: Oct 9, 2018

    The Federation of American Hospitals (FAH) gave its Mike Bromberg Lifetime Achievement Award to LifePoint Health's chairman and CEO Bill Carpenter Tuesday morning, at its 2018 Board of Governors and Committee Meeting in Nashville, Tennessee.
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  • Bill Carpenter
    Date Posted: Sep 26, 2018

    LifePoint Health (NASDAQ: LPNT) and its Board of Directors announced today that current Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) William F. Carpenter III (Bill) will retire upon completion of the Company’s pending merger with RCCH HealthCare Partners, which is anticipated to occur later this year. Following his retirement, Carpenter will join the merged organization’s Board of Directors. David Dill, the Company’s current president and chief operating officer (COO), will assume the role of CEO for LifePoint upon Carpenter’s retirement.
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  • David Asherbraner Companwide Mercy Award 2018
    Date Posted: Sep 24, 2018

    LifePoint Health has named David Asherbraner from Frye Regional Medical Center the recipient of the 2018 companywide Mercy Award. Asherbraner, who serves as manager of asset management and transport, was recognized for his exemplary dedication to caring for others and for inspiring his fellow employees to join him in his humanitarian efforts.
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  • William Haugh
    Date Posted: Sep 21, 2018

    Georgetown Community Hospital CEO expands leadership role, assumes oversight of four LifePoint Health facilities in Central Kentucky
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  • Kevin Zachary
    Date Posted: Sep 7, 2018

    (FORT MORGAN, Co. – September 7, 2018) – Colorado Plains Medical Center (CPMC) announced today that Kevin Zachary has been appointed its new chief executive officer (CEO), effective October 8. Zachary replaces current hospital CEO Gene O'Hara, who announced his retirement in July.
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  • Wilson Medical Center
    Date Posted: Sep 5, 2018

    LHC Group (NASDAQ: LHCG) and LifePoint Health® (NASDAQ: LPNT) have finalized the purchase of Wilson County Home Health. The two organizations will share ownership of the home health provider, serving patients and families in Wilson County and the surrounding region.
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    Date Posted: Aug 31, 2018

    LifePoint's CoSE employee survey and its role in creating a culture of safety was recently featured in Modern Healthcare.
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  • Bill Carpenter
    Date Posted: Aug 31, 2018

    LifePoint Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Bill Carpenter was named to Modern Healthcare's 2018 Most Influential People in Healthcare list.
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  • Lifepointhealth
    Date Posted: Aug 20, 2018

    In 2012, LifePoint Health got serious about creating a culture of safety among its workforce. The year before, the Brentwood, Tenn.-based hospital chain was one of 26 providers selected by the CMS to reduce patient harm at their organization by 40% in three years as part of the Partnership for Patients Initiative. LifePoint leaders recognized that a vital way to achieve that lofty goal was to ensure staff members were engaged in the effort.
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  • Lifepointhealth
    Date Posted: Aug 13, 2018

    LifePoint Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPNT) ("LifePoint") and RCCH HealthCare Partners ("RCCH"), which is owned by certain funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE: APO) (together with its consolidated subsidiaries, "Apollo"), today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement to merge. Upon closing of the transaction, LifePoint shareholders will receive $65.00 per share in cash for each share of LifePoint common stock they own, resulting in a LifePoint enterprise value of approximately $5.6 billion, including $2.9 billion of net debt and minority interest. The purchase price represents a premium of approximately 36% to LifePoint's closing share price on July 20, 2018, the last trading day prior to the announcement.
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  • Robert Parker
    Date Posted: Aug 8, 2018

    (SOMERSET, Ky. – August 8, 2018) – Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital (LCRH) announced today that Robert Parker has been named its new chief executive officer (CEO), effective August 27. Parker replaces Elizabeth Jones, who has been serving as interim CEO, in addition to her role as chief operating officer (COO), since March. Jones will continue serving as COO of the hospital.
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    Date Posted: Jul 31, 2018

    LifePoint Health, Inc., (NASDAQ: LPNT) today announced the completion of a transaction with Allegiance Health Management (AHM) in which the Company sold its ownership interest in three Louisiana hospital campuses and associated assets: Mercy Regional Medical Center in Ville Platte, Acadian Medical Center (a campus of Mercy Regional) in Eunice, and Minden Medical Center in Minden.
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  • michael coggin
    Date Posted: Jul 27, 2018

    LifePoint Health Chief Financial Officer Mike Coggin was recently named to Becker's Hospital Review's recent list of hospital and health system CFOs to know.
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    Date Posted: Jul 20, 2018

    The LifePoint National Quality Program was featured in the July 2018 issue of The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety for its successful efforts to improve quality and patient safety and culture in community hospitals across the country.
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