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patient communication
patient communication

OptimizeRx Grows Patient Communication Platform with RMDY Acquisition

OptimizeRx (NYSE: OPRX), a digital patient communication company, ramped up its platform last week with the acquisition of RMDY Health for $16 million. RMDY offers a SaaS platform that provides a complete digital framework to help life science and healthcare stakeholders design and launch their own white-label collaborative digital care and patient support programs. The company’s […]

Health Care M&A Deals, Week Ending September 13, 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 […]

IPA
IPA

IPA Group Acquired by Apollo Medical Holdings

Apollo Medical Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AMEH), an integrated population health management company, announced a new acquisition last week. The group acquired Accountable Health Care for $7.25 million, an independent practice association (IPA) that operates a network with more than 450 primary and 700 specialty care physicians. They provide healthcare services to more than 91,000 members of federally qualified […]

gene-editing
gene-editing

Gene-Editing Firm Semma Acquired by Vertex

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ: VRTX) purchased another gene-editing biotech company last week, marking its fourth announced transaction of 2019. The pharmaceutical giant bought Semma Therapeutics for $950 million in an all-cash transaction for all of the company’s outstanding shares. Semma leverages stem cell-derived human islets to research potentially cures for type 1 diabetes. The biotech firm will become a […]

Convey Health Solutions
Convey Health Solutions

Convey Health Solutions Sold By PE Firm

After a three-year partnership, New Mountain Capital is selling Convey Health Solutions, Inc. to TPG Capital for an undisclosed amount. According to sources cited by Buyouts.com, New Mountain Capital has been looking for a buyer since last April. The sources also projected Convey Health should generate roughly $50 million EBITDA in 2019, up from $10 million in 2016. The target company […]

Health Care M&A Deals, Week Ending September 6, 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 […]

Health Care M&A Deals, Week Ending August 30, 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 […]

Convey Health Solutions
Convey Health Solutions

eHealth Deals Remain Active in August

August proved to be another busy month for eHealth transactions. According to our Deal Search Online database, there were 18 acquisitions in the eHealth sector in July 2019, and 17 in August. The most popular targets this month were cloud-based and data-analytics providers. There were eight digital health transactions with that focus, including Water Street […]

medicaid
medicaid

Priority Health Expands Medicaid Network in Michigan

Priority Health, the second-largest health insurer in Michigan, announced it will acquire the state’s oldest health plan, Total Health Care. The target company was founded in 1973 as a membership-owned, not-for-profit with 96,000 members – 53,000 Medicaid HMO and 43,000 individual commercial members through two companies, Total Health Care Inc. and Total Health Care USA Inc. […]

dental service organization
dental service organization

PE Firms Exit North American Dental Group

Abry Partners and The Riverside Company are selling North American Dental Group (NADG), concluding a four-year investment in the dental service organization (DSO). NADG operates in the United States, and its network includes more than 200 dental practices in 11 states and 23 regional markets. The buyer is Jacobs Holding AG, a global professional investment group that supports the […]