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When it Comes to Local Economies, Community Hospitals Prove to Be the Little Engines that Could
What makes a hospital a community hospital? Several criteria qualify a hospital as such, including the economic role it plays in the region it serves. As CHC’s Executive Vice President Cindy Matthews puts it, a community hospital “very much tends to be part of the economic engine of the community." In fact, community hospitals tend to be the second or third largest employer in town, usually right behind the school district, she adds. Lately, industry publications as well as the mainstream press have been acknowledging the vital role community hospitals play.
Rewarding healthy leadership
ContinueCARE Hospital’s Amie Marcum was presented with the 2015 President’s Leadership Excellence Award Monday afternoon at Baptist Health Corbin. Community Hospital Corporation, the company that owns ContinueCARE, presents the award yearly to an individual who is recognized as a “leader who possesses relationship-building skills and a contagious passion for improving healthcare in the community.” Michael D. Williams, CHC president and CEO, presented Marcum with the award along with a Waterford crystal dish and a $500 gift card. Read the full Times-Tribune (Corbin, Ky.)
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Employee Spotlight
Laurie Breedlove
SVP Human Resources
Laurie Breedlove, as SVP of Human Resources, is responsible for Human Resource Services for CHC managed, leased and owned facilities and for human resource consulting services for Community Hospital Consulting. Certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), Laurie brings over 25 years of diverse not-for-profit healthcare and consulting experience to the CHC team.
Texas Healthcare Trustees 2015 Healthcare Governance Conference
Jul 30 - Aug 1
JW Marriott, Austin, TX

Tony Ybarra, CHC SVP Supply Chain


Texas Healthcare Trustees 2015 Healthcare Governance.  


“Financial Stewardship from the Top: Ways to Reduce Supply Spend,” Table Talk Breakfast, Sat., Aug. 1: 7:30 a.m. with CHC's Tony Ybarra.