Ardent Health Services, formerly known as Behavioral Healthcare Corporation is a healthcare company based in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. The Behavioral Healthcare Corporation was founded in 1993 by Charles A. Elcan. It was a subsidiary of Kindred Healthcare. It operates hospitals in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Albuquerque, New Mexico and Amarillo, Texas. By 2001, the private equity firm Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe became majority shareholders.
Highest paying job titles at Ardent Health Services include Chief Financial Officer, Hospitalist, and Family Medicine Physician