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Keeping the H in Hometown


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for Community Hospitals


About Community Hospital Corporation

Community Hospital Corporation owns, manages and consults with hospitals through three distinct organizations – CHC Hospitals, CHC Consulting and CHC ContinueCARE, which share a common purpose to guide, support and enhance the mission of community hospitals and healthcare providers. Based in Plano, Texas, CHC provides the resources and experience community hospitals need to improve quality outcomes, patient satisfaction and financial performance. 


Lessons for Leaders of Distressed Hospitals


By Anthony Sudduth, CEO, Southwest Health System

Last year, Southwest Health System (SHS), in Cortez, Colorado, found itself in the midst of a significant financial crisis. The hospital had violated bond covenants associated with a $32 million building project, failing to meet the 80 days cash-on-hand requirement for four consecutive quarters. This violation triggered technical default, which could have led to bankruptcy and closure. Instead, SHS acted swiftly and decisively, becoming not a cautionary tale but a comeback story and an inspiration.

The SHS turnaround is a bright...

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Featured Employee

Craig Sims

SVP Hospital Operations

Craig Sims serves as Senior Vice President of Hospital Operations for CHC. With over 30 years of experience, Craig brings an extensive knowledge of hospital operations, physician practice management and healthcare strategy to the CHC team.

Prior to joining CHC, Craig was the Regional Vice President for Quorum Health Resources (QHR) in Dallas, Texas, where he was responsible for oversight and client management of 12 facilities in Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri, Wyoming and Washington. Craig also previously worked with Med300, serving as Senior Vice President of Physician Services.

Craig spent more...