NEA Medical Center Part of Sale Deal

FEBRUARY 6, 2007 - Posted at 3:21 p.m. CST

JONESBORO, AR - A Jonesboro hospital is one of seven medical facilities in Arkansas that Texas-based Triad Hospitals, Incorporated has agreed to sell to a group of private investors known as CCMP Capital Advisers.

The NEA Medical Center is part of the deal, of which the bulk price is reporteldy $4.7 billion.

Hospitals in Hot Springs, Russellville, El Dorado, Springdale, Bentonville and Johnson are also part of the deal.