Health care

Medical program’s relocation shot down

Bainbridge Art Center building

More than 23 percent of the patients a local nonprofit serves are from Manchester, but the city and a neighborhood association reject a plan to relocate part of the group’s services there.

VCU, HCA expand north

Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center

In a $7 million project, VCU Health System and HCA Virginia are teaming up to build a cancer treatment center in Spotsylvania County.

Bon Secours makes a big play

Bon Secours will be the naming sponsor for the Washington Redskins’ new Richmond practice facility, the financing of which Mayor Dwight Jones described as “complex.” And the hospital giant also announced plans for two new medical facilities in Richmond.

A less enviable 1 percent club

All but three of the 11 hospitals that serve the Richmond area stand to take at least a small financial hit over the next year due to new penalties that went into effect this month.

A catchy idea: Legible doctors notes

A medical records technology company with some big-name local investors is raising money and expanding its local offices.

Patent could help VCU breathe easier

VCU’s deal with a New Jersey pharmaceutical company to develop an inhaled medication could mean a windfall for the school.

Hospital invests in hospitality

St. Mary’s is building a $4 million guesthouse next year where people can stay while visiting a sick relative or friend.