• Health Care M&A Deals, April 2 , 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 is... Read More »
  • 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,... Read More »
  • Procaps Group Merges with Union Acquisition

    If you were looking for another SPAC deal this week, say no more. Procaps Group announced a reverse merger with Union Acquisition Corp. II (NASDAQ: LATN). Founded in 1977, Procaps is a leading integrated international healthcare and pharmaceutical company with a successful history of growth and diversification. Procaps is the largest... Read More »
  • Organon Hits the Ground Running

    Early in March 2020, Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE: MRK) announced the spin-off of a new company focused on women’s health. The new company, Organon & Co., will have a portfolio of more than 60 trusted medicines that address an entire spectrum of conditions that women face. Organon is expected to have a global footprint with approximately... Read More »
  • SomaLogic Goes Public With SPAC

    They just don’t stop coming. Another private healthcare company has agreed to go public via SPAC in a $1.23 billion deal. SomaLogic is merging with CM Life Sciences II (NASDAQ: CMIIU), a special purpose acquisition company affiliated with Casdin Capital, LLC and Corvex Management LP. SomaLogic is a commercial-stage proteomics company with... Read More »
Health Care M&A Deals, February 26, 2021

Health Care M&A Deals, February 26, 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 by disclosed price is ICON plc’s acquisition of PRA Health Sciences, Inc. for $12.5 billion. PRA is one of the world’s leading global contract research organizations by revenue, providing outsourced clinical development and data solution services to the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. PRA’s global clinical development platform... Read More »
Health Care M&A Deals, February 26, 2021

Health Care M&A Deals, February 19, 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 by disclosed price is Charles River Laboratories International, Inc.’s acquisition of Cognate BioServices, Inc. from EW Healthcare Partners for $875 million. Cognate BioServices is a cell and gene therapy contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO). Cognate has extensive experience producing various cell types and... Read More »
Health Care M&A Deals, February 26, 2021

Health Care M&A Deals, February 12, 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 by disclosed price is Sharecare, Inc.’s reverse merger with Falcon Capital Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company, valued at $3.9 billion.  Sharecare provides an online health and wellness engagement platform that gives consumers a personal results-oriented experience by connecting them to health resources... Read More »
Health Care M&A Deals, February 26, 2021

Health Care M&A Deals, February 5, 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 by disclosed price is Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc’s acquisition of GW Pharmaceuticals plc for for $7.2 billion. GW Pharmaceuticals is a global pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, manufactures and commercializes novel, regulatory approved therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform to address a broad range of... Read More »
Healthcare Services Bankruptcies Spiked in 2020

Healthcare Services Bankruptcies Spiked in 2020

Even before the Covid-19 pandemic arrived in the United States early in 2020, observers expected the flow of healthcare services bankruptcies filings by small rural hospitals and other service organizations stressed by regulatory and reimbursement challenges to continue at a steady trickle. Once the economic and social shutdowns began in mid-March, hospitals were forced to suspend elective procedures, emergency room visits plummeted, physician practices largely closed temporarily and home health agencies experienced a wave of visit cancellations. The cost of personal protective equipment, a requirement for healthcare workers, soared to astronomical highs. Of course, merger and acquisition... Read More »
Health Care M&A Deals, February 26, 2021

Health Care M&A Deals, January 29, 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 by disclosed price is Cofinimmo’s acquisition of a portfolio of six care homes and one post-acute/rehab center in Ireland with 491 beds for $112.9 million. Six of the seven sites are located within the province of Leinster, including five within the Greater Dublin region. The final site of Castlemanor is in the province of... Read More »