Healthcare M&A

American Healthcare Capital Exclusively Advises Heartwood Hospice and Home Health in Their Sale to Charter Health Care Group | Financial Buzz | 10/15/2020

American Healthcare Capital, a national healthcare M&A advisory firm, announced today the sale of Heartwood Hospice, a leading Hospice and Home Health company located in Salt Lake City, Utah. Founded in 2004, Heartwood was acquired by Charter Health Care Group, a national provider of post-acute care services offering hospice, home health, and transitional care services. “This deal was a testament to the resiliency of all parties involved and …

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… with historical third-quarter activity, the firm reported. Total transacted revenue for the quarter was also in line with historical third-quarter activity, according to the report. Dig Deeper COVID-19 Has Execs Seeing Healthcare M&A Plans with Fresh Eyes Of the 19 transactions, 17 were acquisitions by non-for-profit organizations, including five transactions involving religiously sponsored acquirers and five transactions involving academic acquirers. Third-quarter healthcare merger …

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100 things to know about ASCs | 2020 | Becker’s ASC Review | 9/29/2020

… surgical center investment due to the emphasis on value-based care. ASC M&A Report The ASC market is continuing to grow and has room for further consolidation, according to the 2020 VMG Health Healthcare M&A Report .

  1. Median EBITDA multiples grew from around 7.4x in 2018 to 7.7x in 2019 for individual ASCs. EBITDA at the 25th percentile was 6.5x and at the 75th percentile was 8.4x last …

ASC EBITDA, total joint projections and more: 5 industry trends | Becker’s ASC Review | 7/30/2020

The ASC market is continuing to grow and has room for further consolidation, according to the 2020 VMG Health Healthcare M&A Report . 1. Median EBITDA multiples grew from around 7.4x in 2018 to 7.7x in 2019 for individual ASCs. EBITDA at the 25th percentile was 6.5x and at the 75th percentile was 8.4x last year. 2. Outpatient total joint volume is expected to grow 77 percent through 2026 while …

How COVID-19 could affect ASC patient payments — 4 considerations | Becker’s ASC Review | 5/21/2020

The way patients seek out and pay for care will likely change due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to VMG Health’s 2020 “Healthcare M&A Report.” Four considerations pertaining to patient payments and collections: 1. Declining income levels could affect demand for healthcare services among patients with high-deductible insurance plans. 2. High unemployment rates could cause ASCs to see fewer patients with commercial payment plans and a corresponding rise …

How many ASCs are independently owned, operated + 4 more key insights | Becker’s ASC Review | 5/20/2020

The growing ASC industry remains largely fragmented, according to VMG Health’s 2020 “Healthcare M&A Report.” Five key insights: 1. There were 5,717 Medicare-certified ASCs operating in the U.S. as of 2018. 2. About 72 percent of ASCs are independently owned and operated, with the rest controlled by large management companies. 3. The number of Medicare-certified ASCs grew at a compound annual growth rate of 1.4 percent from …

Hospital employment grew 17.5% in 6 years + 5 more insights | Beckers Spine Review | 5/20/2020

Hospitals and health systems continued scooping up physician practices in 2019, while practices offering certain specialties caught private equity interest, according to VMG Health’s 2020 “Healthcare M&A Report.” Six key takeaways: 1. The most popular acquisition targets for PE firms in 2019 were ophthalmology, optometry and dermatology practices. While deal volume was higher for these specialties, the transactions tended to involve groups with fewer physicians compared to other specialties …

Hospital employment grew 17.5% in 6 years + 5 more insights | Becker’s ASC Review | 5/19/2020

Hospitals and health systems continued scooping up physician practices in 2019, while practices offering certain specialties caught private equity interest, according to VMG Health’s 2020 “Healthcare M&A Report.” Six key takeaways: 1. The most popular acquisition targets for PE firms in 2019 were ophthalmology, optometry and dermatology practices. While deal volume was higher for these specialties, the transactions tended to involve groups with fewer physicians compared to other specialties …

Healthcare transactions continue during COVID-19 pandemic: 4 deals to know | Becker’s ASC Review | 5/19/2020

Several notable deals have transpired during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to VMG Health’s 2020 “Healthcare M&A Report.” Four transactions to know: 1. Private equity firm Webster Equity Partners made four acquisitions — with a reported purchase price of $350 million — to launch a 50-member physician management organization called Retina Consultants of America on March 2. Within weeks, the new entity gained 10 additional physicians through an acquisition. 2 …

Aptus Exchange, LLC Announces Webster Dental Care as a Strategic Buyer for Dental Practices in the Chicagoland Market | Yahoo News | 1/14/2020

… Dental Care (“WDC”) as a strategic buyer for dental practices. WDC, a high-growth dental service organization with over 12 locations, is rapidly expanding its growth through capital investment, acquisitions, and expansion. Aptus Exchange - Healthcare M&A Advisory Services Firm (PRNewsfoto/Aptus Exchange, LLC) More “Webster Dental Care has formed a better eco-system for healthcare delivery to the community,” said Michael Errin Rios , Founder of Aptus Exchange. “It’s great …

Healthcare M&A spending tops $51B in Q3 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/22/2019

Healthcare merger and acquisition spending totaled $51.5 billion in the third quarter of 2019, up 65 percent year over year, according to HealthCareMandA.com . Although spending was higher year over year, deal volume was down. There were 408 deals announced in the third quarter of 2019, down 15 percent year over year and down 13 percent from the previous quarter. Only two sectors of the healthcare industry — hospitals and managed care …

Hospital partners, PE investors are fueling ASC activity — 3 insights from a healthcare M&A partner | Becker’s ASC Review | 9/5/2019

Sponsored by VMG Health 214.369.4888 Hospital partners, PE investors are fueling ASC activity — 3 insights from a healthcare M&A partner Written by Angie Stewart September 05, 2019 Print Email Roger Strode , a partner and healthcare business lawyer with Foley & Lardner, has expertise in healthcare mergers, acquisitions, corporate restructurings and joint ventures, as well as industry regulation. Mr. Strode told B ecker’s ASC Review why there’s been a general rise …

CUSTOM CONTENT: Diagnosing Healthcare M&A for the Rest of 2019… Healthy or Sick | 7/22/2019

CUSTOM CONTENT: Diagnosing Healthcare M&A for the Rest of 2019… Healthy or Sick Trusted Advisors By ADAM ABRAMOWITZ and JONATHAN BLUTH Monday, July 22, 2019 Tweet Left: Adam Abramowitz - Managing Director, Co-Head of Healthcare Right: Jonathan Bluth, Co-Head of Healthcare Intrepid’s Healthcare team routinely interacts with strategic buyers and private equity investors active in the sector, which gives it a unique insider’s perspective on the pulse of …

More Mega-Mergers in Q2 Drive Healthcare M&A Activity to Near-Historic Levels, Kaufman Hall Report Shows | PR Newswire | 7/18/2019

CHICAGO , July 18, The total number of transactions involving hospitals and health systems dropped in the second quarter of 2019, but the size of the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) announced pushed total transacted revenue to its highest levels since 2017. Those are among the findings of the Q2 2019 M&A Activity Report from Kaufman Hall , a leading provider of enterprise performance management software, and data and management consulting …

Healthcare M&A Hits Frenzied Pace | 7/5/2019

Deals are still bubbling to the surface, but the second quarter is in the books, and it was another big one for healthcare M&A. Across the 13 sectors, spanning from behavioral health and rehabilitation to biotechnology and our bailiwick, long-term care, we recorded 423 separate transactions, up from 393 deals in the first quarter, according to our M&A database Deal Search Online . Leading the way in activity …

Healthcare M&A Survey: Health IT Represents the Richest Opportunity in Sector | HIT Consultant | 5/29/2019

Healthcare M&A Survey: Health IT Represents the Richest Opportunity in Sector //hitconsultant.net/2019/05/29/healthcare-ma-survey-health-it-represents-the-richest-opportunity-in-sector/. Captcha Submit Most healthcare mergers and acquisitions (M&A) professionals see a positive outlook for healthcare and life sciences deals next year, even as political uncertainty will be the biggest factor to upend transactions, according to a recent Merrill Insight poll of global M&A …

Healthcare M&A: Agfa to Consider Selling Health IT & Integrated Care Business | HIT Consultant | 5/24/2019

Healthcare M&A: Agfa to Consider Selling Health IT & Integrated Care Business //hitconsultant.net/2019/05/24/agfa-selling-health-it-integrated-care-business/. Captcha Submit Last week Agfa announced its Board of Directors would investigate the sale of part of Agfa HealthCare , specifically, the business tied to its EMR and integrated care offerings. The facts are: · In March 2019, Agfa initially stated that it would further extend the independence of Agfa HealthCare …

Top ten healthcare M&A financial and legal advisers for Q1 2019 revealed | 5/20/2019

Top ten healthcare M&A financial and legal advisers for Q1 2019 revealed Share Shalini Nair 13 hours ago JP Morgan was the leading financial adviser globally for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in Q1 2019 in the healthcare sector, according to GlobalData. Despite advising on the same number of deals as JP Morgan, which secured $139.5bn from nine deals, Goldman Sachs trailed at sixth position with a deal value …

Centene-WellCare megadeal hikes M&A value, but total volume falls: PwC | Healthcare Dive | 4/29/2019

… and long-term care. On the hospital side, one major deal was Brookfield Business Partners’ acquisition of Healthscope for $4.1 billion. Though well below the Centene deal, the Brookfield purchase was the second largest healthcare M&A in the first quarter. The PwC report follows a Kaufman Hall analysis from earlier this week that said hospital and health system M&A was down in 1Q with just 27 deals, compared …

Healthcare M&A adviser reports closing 7 deals in 2018 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/19/2019

Sponsored by VMG Health [email protected] 214.369.4888 Healthcare M&A adviser reports closing 7 deals in 2018 Kelly Gooch - Greenberg Advisors, a Rockville, Md.-based mergers and acquisitions adviser to the healthcare industry, celebrated its 10-year anniversary in March. The firm advises owners and investors in healthcare revenue cycle management, healthcare IT and accounts receivable management. “Ten years ago, we set out to change the way people view their …

Consolidation, cardiac procedures & more — 4 key factors driving ASC M | Becker’s ASC Review | 4/6/2019

Sponsored by VMG Health 214.369.4888 Consolidation, cardiac procedures & more — 4 key factors driving ASC M&A Written by Rachel Popa VMG’s Healthcare M&A report sheds light on ASC acquisition activity in 2018, and what to expect in 2019. The key details to know: 1. Median total invested capital in ASCs/earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization 2015 Median: 7.4x75th percentile: 7.9x 2. The healthcare industry’s shift to providing …

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100 things to know about ASCs | 2020 | Becker’s ASC Review | 9/29/2020

… 2020 and beyond. ASC landscape The data in this section comes from the MedPAC 2020 Report to Congress , ASCA and VMG Health Intellimarker .

  1. Number of ASCs in 2018: 5,717
  2. The states with the … room for further consolidation, according to the 2020 VMG Health Healthcare M&A Report .
  3. Median EBITDA multiples grew from around 7.4x in 2018 to 7.7x in 2019 for individual ASCs. EBITDA at the 25th …

ASC EBITDA, total joint projections and more: 5 industry trends | Becker’s ASC Review | 7/30/2020

The ASC market is continuing to grow and has room for further consolidation, according to the 2020 VMG Health Healthcare M&A Report . 1. Median EBITDA multiples grew from around 7.4x in 2018 to 7.7x in 2019 for individual ASCs. EBITDA at the 25th percentile was 6.5x and at the 75th percentile was 8.4x last year. 2. Outpatient total joint volume is expected to grow 77 percent through 2026 while …