Category: California News

San Francisco, California - Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today issued her decision granting conditional approval of the change of control and governance of  Daughters of Charity Health System that includes six health facilities to Prime Healthcare Services, Inc. and Prime Healthcare Foundation, Inc. (collectively Prime).  This approval includes strong conditions to ensure continued community access to essential healthcare services.

The transaction includes the following six health facilities:

The Attorney General approved the transaction with the following key conditions:

The sale of the Daughters of Charity facilities is the largest transaction ever reviewed by the California Attorney General’s Office.  The decision to approve the transaction follows an in-depth review that included  five independent Health Care Impact Statements, six public meetings that collectively went more than 44 hours and where hundreds of comments were submitted, receipt and consideration of more than 14,000 comments separately delivered to the Attorney General’s Office, and consultations with  independent health care experts and concerned community members.  

The Attorney General’s decision conditionally approving the transaction with the full list of conditions can be found here: