Hospital will buy power plant, sell excess energy to the grid; Developer bequeaths $5.3 million to rural hospital;

> Community Hospital, located in New Port Richey, Fla., has named Leigh Massengill CEO, the Tampa Bay Business Journal reports. Article

> The estate of real estate developer Frank Fickett, a man called the "Santa Claus" of Burnet, Texas, gave $5.3 million to a rural hospital Monday, the largest gift in the 13-year history of Seton Highland Lakes, the American-Statesman reports. Article

> The North Bay and District Hospital in North Bay, Canada, will buy a $4.6 million cogeneration plant that will produce excess energy that the hospital will sell to the grid for extra revenue, the North Bay Nugget reports. Article

> Pardee Hospital President and CEO Kris Hoce has resigned, WHKP in Hendersonville, N.C., reports. Article

> Healthcare workers can take steps to accommodate Muslim patients' needs, which are sometimes informed by tradition, the New York Times reports. Article

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