DenTek Bought by Prestige Brands

DenTek Oral Care, Inc., a privately held maker of oral care products, is now part of Prestige Brands Holdings (NYSE: PBH). Prestige paid $225 million for DenTek’s product line of floss picks, interdental brush cleaners, dental guards, disposable dental picks, braces care and dental repair products. The acquisition expands Prestige’s portfolio of OTC brands, adding […]

Team Health Closes on IPC Healthcare Acquisition

It’s official. On November 23rd, Team Health Holdings (NSE: TMH) completed its $1.6 billion acquisition of IPC Healthcare, Inc. (formerly NASDAQ: IPCM), a national acute hospitalist and post-acute provider organization. The combination creates a national physician services organization that will serve approximately 2,000 post-acute facilities across 28 states. As a result of the completion of […]

Apollo Global Buys 8-Hospital System

Warburg Pincus made a grand exit from RegionalCare Hospital Partners, its portfolio company since its founding in 2009. RegionalCare owns and operates eight non-urban hospitals, two in Alabama, and one each in Arizona, Connecticut, Iowa, Montana,Ohio and Texas. The buyer, Apollo Global Management LLC, paid an undisclosed amount for the 1,027-bed health system. The deal […]

CONMED Boosts Outlook with SurgiQuest Deal

CONMED Corporation (NASDAQ: CNMD), a medtech company known for its minimally invasive medical instruments and systems used in othorpedics and general surgery, announced its acquisition of privately held SurgiQuest, Inc., for $265 million on November 16. Just a few weeks earlier, CONMED CEO Curt Hartman acknowledged that CNMD third quarter earnings were weaker than expected […]