• Health Care M&A Deals, June 4, 2021

    The Health Care M&A deals chart is a selection of transactions announced during the prior week(s). The M&A transactions presented here are from our HealthCareMandA.com Deal Database, which is updated daily to provide our subscribers with the most up-to-date information and trends in the healthcare industry. The largest deal of the week... Read More »
  • WELL Health Buys MyHealth Partners

    It’s been a busy year for WELL Health Technologies Corp. (TSX.V: WELL). In early February, the company announced the acquisition of CRH Medical Corporation (NYSE: CRHM), which provides physicians with innovative services and products for the treatment of gastrointestinal diseases, for $292.7 million. Following that, in March the company... Read More »
  • Convey Health Announces its Going Public

    Healthcare technology firm Convey Holding Parent, Inc. announced a plan to raise $200 million through its upcoming IPO. The offering will consist of 13.3 million shares at an expected price range between $14 and $16 per share. In 2020, the company generated $288 million in consolidated revenue, a 28% increase over the previous year. Convey... Read More »
  • National Health Investors Grabs Brookhaven Hospital

    The healthcare REIT National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE: NHI) is adding a behavioral health hospital to its portfolio. NHI is buying Brookhaven Hospital, a 64-bed specialty behavioral health hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma, that specializes in treating patients that have suffered a traumatic brain injury. The deal is valued at $42.3 million; $40.3... Read More »
  • One Medical Buys Iora Health

    The primary care clinic operator One Medical (NASDAQ: ONEM) has expanded its network size with the acquisition of Boston, Massachusetts-based Iora Health. Under the terms of the agreement, Iora Health shareholders will receive 56.1 million shares of One Medical stock valued at the company’s closing price of $35.59 on June 4, 2021, or... Read More »
What’s Next for eHealth?

What’s Next for eHealth?

The eHealth market is as active as ever. Digital health companies were in hot demand throughout 2020, with 246 deals on the books for last year, an annual record for the sector. In the first quarter of 2021, we already have 102 deals, according to search results in our Healthcare Deals Database. In 2020, it was all about virtual care and telehealth, exemplified by eHealth deals such as Teladoc Health, Inc.’s (NYSE: TDOC) $18.5 billion acquisition of Livongo Health, Inc. or the $1.35 billion reverse merger of UpHealth and Cloudbreak Health with Oaktree Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company. Much of the demand in eHealth was due to the Covid-19 pandemic, but other... Read More »
SOC Telemed Acquires Access Physicians

SOC Telemed Acquires Access Physicians

The national telehealth provider SOC Telemed has announced a new deal for Access Physicians valued at $194 million upfront with additional potential consideration based on performance. Access Physicians is an experienced multi-specialty acute inpatient telemedicine provider focused on cardiac care, inpatient hospital care, tele-neurology, maternal-fetal expertise, tele-pulmonary and infectious disease management. SOC Telemed (f.k.a Specialists On Call, Inc.) just went public over the summer through a reverse merger with Healthcare Merger Corp., a special purpose acquisition company. The deal valued SOC Telemed at $720 million, and institutional investors including BlackRock Inc., Baron... Read More »
SOC Telemed Acquires Access Physicians

PatientPing Acquired By PE-Backed Appriss Health

The private equity-backed Appriss Health has announced the acquisition of PatientPing, a large care coordination platform based in Boston, Massachusetts. PatientPing has developed a platform that enables providers to collaborate on shared patients through a comprehensive suite of solutions and allows provider organizations, health plans, governments, individuals and the organizations supporting them to leverage real-time patient data to reach their shared goals of improving the efficiency of the healthcare system. PatientPing’s network connects over 1,250 hospitals, 7,000 post-acute care facilities, and hundreds of other providers such as Federally Qualified Health Centers, social and... Read More »
Doctor On Demand Merges With Grand Rounds

Doctor On Demand Merges With Grand Rounds

Telehealth provider Doctor On Demand announced plans last week to merge with Grand Rounds to form a new company centered around virtual care. Doctor On Demand provides a full suite of personalized Total Virtual Care services including primary care, integrated behavioral health, everyday and urgent care, chronic condition management, and prevention. The company delivers services through employers, health plans, Medicare Part B, and directly to consumers.  Grand Rounds provides care coordination and expert medical opinions, and it helps clients understand and navigate health care insurance benefits.  No terms for the merger were... Read More »
SOC Telemed Acquires Access Physicians

WELL Health Builds Digital Health Portfolio

The Canadian-based company WELL Health Technologies Corp. (TSX.V: WELL) went on an acquisition spree in 2020, adding a plethora of smaller, digital health companies to build up its product portfolio. Last week, they continued that spree, announcing the acquisition of Intrahealth, a Vancouver-based healthcare software company. Intrahealth provides a suite of flexible software and electronic medical record solutions to a wide variety of customers including health authorities, hospitals, public health outpatient centers, community health, home care, ambulatory care and diverse health care professionals.  WELL Health paid roughly CAD 15.4 million consisting of CAD 10.6 million in cash, CAD... Read More »
SOC Telemed Acquires Access Physicians

MindMed Acquires HealthMode

MindMed (OTCQB: MMEDF), a New York City-based biotechnology company, is expanding its platform with a new deal. Last week, the company announced it is acquiring HealthMode, a digital medicine and therapeutics startup that uses artificial intelligence-enabled digital measurement to increase the precision and speed of clinical research and patient monitoring. MindMed will issue 8,250,836 subordinate voting shares at the Feb. 17, 2021 closing price of CAD 5.13, plus approx. CAD 300,000 in cash. Based on the conversion rate from February 18, 2021, the price comes out to approximately U.S. $33.67 million. The acquisition of Healthmode is expected to close by the end of February 2021. MindMed is... Read More »