October 2019 Call for Proposals: Washington State Rural Facilities Capital Grants Partnership Fund

By Empire Health Foundation
October 28, 2019

The October 2019 Request for Proposal (RFP) is open for the Rural Facilities Capital Grants Partnership Fund. Empire Health Foundation is proud to partner with Premera Blue Cross on this four-year Fund, which is intended to support the advancement of quality healthcare in under-resourced communities by making grants to hospitals, outpatient clinics, and other healthcare providers in rural areas of Washington State. 

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Empire Health Foundation and Community Health Systems Reach a $72 Million Settlement in Cash Payments and Debt Relief for Patients

By Empire Health Foundation
October 8, 2019

Empire Health Foundation (EHF) today announced the settlement of its lawsuit against Community Health Systems, Inc. (CHS), the for-profit Nashville, Tennessee-based company that owned CHS Deaconess Medical Center (Deaconess) and CHS Valley Hospital and Medical Center (Valley) from October 31, 2008 to June 30, 2017.

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