acquistion http://ripr.org en Landmark Medical’s suitor buying up hospitals nationwide http://ripr.org/post/landmark-medical-s-suitor-buying-hospitals-nationwide <p>Prime Healthcare Services, the latest suitor to try to buy Woonsocket’s struggling Landmark Medical Center, is “on a buying spree,” says <a href="http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20121013/MAGAZINE/310139971">Modern Healthcare magazine</a>. Prime has closed deals on six financially troubled hospitals and announced its intent to buy Landmark in the past year. The story mention’s Prime’s public relations problems, including a tussle with the Service Employees International Union and an investigation over its billing practices in California, where the firm is based.</p> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 8280 at http://ripr.org