Fewer than 300 U.S. hospitals received a “high performing” designation, the top mark awarded in the ranking.

The organization created by the combination of Advocate Aurora Health and Atrium Health wasted no time finalizing a new executive roster. Advocate Health announced 25 leadership appointees this week.

Think about a seemingly simple question: What are the health outcomes of a Black woman versus a white woman in Kansas City?

Seems simple, say members of a Kansas City Health Equity Learning and Action Network working group. But it’s not.

That’s because right now, health care organizations in Kansas City are not aligned in how they collect data around race, ethnicity, preferred language, sexual orientation and gender identity.

The working group is aiming to change those discrepancies. Members…

The company expects to raise up to $50 million in the next few years and turn the sleep industry on its head.

New Republic Partners, an investment management and wealth advisory firm, is expanding to South Carolina after launching in Charlotte last year.

At Johns Hopkins, Alicia Wilson helped the institution give back to the city by creating expungement clinics to help make it easier for formerly incarcerated people to get jobs, and spearheaded efforts to expand the hiring of minority businesses.

As momentum builds to restore the core of the city, Atlanta officials have capped the number of parking spaces that can be built for new real estate projects.

Cities like Dublin and San Ramon are taking a close look at the kind of development that would benefit their core areas. Observers say the single-family subdivision will no longer cut it.

Hoteliers joining the battle for best restaurants in town is a relatively new trend, and it epitomizes the push for hotels to diversify their revenue streams with attractions that lure locals as well as visitors — maybe even more locals than visitors.