SEIU Nurses Add Support to Prime Healthcare and Expanding Efforts to Save DCHS Hospitals

Ontario, CA (November 19, 2014) – Dr. Prem Reddy, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Prime Healthcare, today released the following statement:

“Today’s announcement by the Service Employees International Union Local 121RN to back Prime Healthcare’s acquisition of the Daughters of Charity Health System extends the support of thousands of patients, staff, nurses and doctors committed to preserving needed access to quality healthcare and saving the DCHS hospitals from closure. Continue reading

Robert Issai: Prime is far and away best candidate to buy Daughters of Charity hospitals – Mercury News

It’s beyond comprehension how the Mercury News could advocate for the potential closure of six vital community hospitals in California and the loss of pension and health benefits of 16,000 union and non-union workers. But that is essentially what it called for in its ill-considered editorial urging the state Attorney General to reject the sale of Daughters of Charity Health System (DCHS) to Prime Healthcare.

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