New wound care center, cardiac cath lab exceed demand projections; Johnson Memorial Corp. crawls out of bankruptcy;

>  Newton Medical Center's new wound care center and cardiovascular catheterization lab are exceeding demand projections, the Wichita Business Journal reports. Article

> Huntsville Hospital has named Mary Lynne Wright president of the new 60-bed Madison Hospital, which is scheduled to open in February 2012, The Huntsville Times reports. Article

> From Morgantown, W.V., Mon General Hospital's President and CEO David Robertson said that he is leaving to become senior vice president of VHA, Inc. and executive officer for VHA Oklahoma/Arkansas, WBOY reports. Article

> Johnson Memorial Corp., the parent company of Stafford Springs, Conn.-based Johnson Memorial Hospital is emerging from bankruptcy, the Hartford Business Journal reports. Article

> Much to the chagrin of the health insurance lobby, the National Association of Insurance Commissioners approved medical-loss ratio rules that require insurers to spend 80 to 85 percent of their premiums on medical care, FierceHealthPayer reports. FierceHealthPayer

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