HCA chief enjoying the private life
Wall Street Journal (subscription required), January 7, 2008
In the summer of 2006, Jack O. Bovender Jr. was at the helm when HCA Inc. said it would go private in one of the largest buyouts in history. A former hospital administrator who rose through HCA's ranks, Bovender is upbeat about both the deal and the company's future. In this interview with the Wall Street Journal, he discusses HCA's future and the challenges facing the healthcare industry.