healthcare staffing firm
healthcare staffing firm

Healthcare Staffing Firms in Steady Demand

As healthcare companies and providers across the industry wrestle with staffing shortages and retention, staffing firms are looking to fill some of the gaps, thus driving M&A activity. According to our Deal Search Online database, there have been nine acquisitions focused on healthcare staffing firms so far this year, and that number will most likely […]

 

 

patient engagement
patient engagement

Patient Engagement Firm MyDirectHealth Acquired by Experian

Experian Health, the healthcare arm of Experian (LSE: EXPN) announced earlier this month that it acquired MyDirectHealth, a digital health firm. No financial terms were disclosed. Companies like Experian Health that collaborate with hospitals and provide data support seem to be buying companies much like MyDirectHealth pretty frequently. MyDirectHealth develops digital care coordination solutions to help patients find […]

 

Health Care M&A Deals, Week Ending August 16, 2019

The Health Care M&A Weekly chart is a selection of transactions announced during the prior week(s). The deals presented here are from our Deal Search Online database, which is updated every business day. Visit www.dealsearchonline.com to see how Deal Search Online can help you stay up-to-date on the healthcare market overall, or in a particular sector of interest to […]

 

Tufts Health and Harvard Pilgrim Plan to Merge

The Boston area has seen a lot of hospital merger and acquisition activity in recent years, some of it successful, some not. Now two not-for-profit health plans are merging, chasing the same goal of scaling up and reducing costs through streamlining administrative processes. Tufts Health Plan and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, both based in the […]

robotics
robotics

Robotics Firm Acquired by Siemens Healthineers

After a nearly two-year hiatus, the diagnostic and therapeutic imaging giant Siemens Healthineers AG (XETRA: SHL.DE) has agreed to purchase Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. (NYSE: CVRS) for $1.1 billion, at a price of $4.28 per share. Corindus is a global leader in robotic-assisted vascular interventions. Its CorPath platform is the first FDA-cleared medical device to bring robotic precision to percutaneous coronary […]

CROs and CDMOs are Still Selling Fast

This past week Permira, a global investment firm based in the United Kingdom, spent $2.4 billion for Cambrex Corporation (NYSE: CBM). Cambrex is a premier contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) in the small molecule space and provides drug substance, drug product and analytical services across the entire drug lifecycle. The $2.4 billion purchase price includes the company’s […]

Health Care M&A Deals, Week Ending August 9, 2019

The Health Care M&A Weekly chart is a selection of transactions announced during the prior week(s). The deals presented here are from our Deal Search Online database, which is updated every business day. Visit www.dealsearchonline.com to see how Deal Search Online can help you stay up-to-date on the healthcare market overall, or in a particular sector of interest to […]