Mission Hospital

Profits Up At HCA, Ratings Down At Mission

May 3, 2021
Photo courtesy HCA Mission

HCA Healthcare, which owns and operates Mission Hospital in Asheville, reported this month that it made $1.4 billion in profits for the first three months of 2021, more than double the amount for the same period last year. 

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Nurses at Mission Health's hospital in Asheville are currently voting on whether to join a union, National Nurses United.

Matt Bush / Blue Ridge Public Radio

Concerns over patient care and staffing levels dominated Monday evening’s public meeting in Asheville held by the independent monitor overseeing HCA’s purchase Mission Health.