Health Care M&A Weekly Deals, The Week Ending April 6, 2018

We hope you are enjoying your membership to HealthCareMandA.com. This Health Care M&A Weekly chart below is a selection of transactions announced during the prior week(s). The deals presented here are further elaborated in the monthly newsletter, Health Care M&A News, and in the quarterly report. This information also appears in our online database, Deal Search […]

 

Imaging Deals Light Up

In the first week of April 2018, five transactions for physician medical practices were announced. That’s a good start to the second quarter, following Q1:18’s deal volume of 35 transactions targeting physicians and their practices. Two of the April deals were for radiology centers. One was announced by RadNet, Inc. (NASDAQ: RDNT), the largest provider […]

 

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money sack one hundred dollar bills

March Added One Mega-Deal, and Saw Another One Halted

After a busy M&A month in February, with 125 deals reported, March didn’t disappoint. Preliminary results show deal volume equaled the previous month’s total. The figures look good, in the face of the recent stock market swings, the Trump administration’s talk of trade wars and cancelling trade deals. But a look back to March 2017 […]

 

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Watering garden

Digital Health Deals Are Blooming

The eHealth sector is on a roll, and the momentum seems to be gaining every month. Deal volume in the first quarter of 2018, at 45 announced transactions, was 50% higher than in the fourth quarter of 2017. With only four deals fewer than the same quarter in 2017, the 8% dip in deal volume […]

 

Q1:18 Results: Healthcare Goes Retail

First, the easy news. Deal volume in the first quarter of 2018 was on par with the previous quarter’s total of 380 deals. Preliminary data show 378 transactions were announced in the first quarter, making for a decline of 1% that will likely be erased as more deal activity is uncovered. Compared with the first […]

Health Care M&A Weekly Deals, The Week Ending March 30, 2018

We hope you are enjoying your membership to HealthCareMandA.com. This Health Care M&A Weekly chart below is a selection of transactions announced during the prior week(s). The deals presented here are further elaborated in the monthly newsletter, Health Care M&A News, and in the quarterly report. This information also appears in our online database, Deal Search […]

LLR Partners Builds Eye Health Platform

With three acquisitions made, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-based LLR Partners has formed Eye Health America, a practice management services organization initially focused on eye care practices in the southeastern United States. The three founding practices are Clemson Eye in Clemson, South Carolina; The Eye Associates with six clinics in and around Bradenton, Florida; and Piedmont Surgery Center, an AAAHC-accredited […]

China’s iKang Healthcare Goes Private

iKang Healthcare Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: KANG) has posted a long string of acquisitions in recent years, as the Chinese healthcare company expanded its reach into that country’s largest cities. As of March 26, 2018, iKang owned and operated a network of 110 medical centers in 33 cities in China. iKang is one of China’s largest providers […]

Cognizant Gets Bolder Healthcare Solutions

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (NASDAQ: CTSH) has dabbled in eHealth acquisitions before. In March, the professional services company was back in the healthcare space targeting Bolder Healthcare Solutions, LLC for $108 million. Bolder Healthcare was formed in 2012 through a co-investment partnership between The Edgewater Funds and JZ Capital Partners, in coordination with senior industry […]

Health Care M&A Weekly Deals, The Week Ending March 23, 2018

We hope you are enjoying your membership to HealthCareMandA.com. This Health Care M&A Weekly chart below is a selection of transactions announced during the prior week(s). The deals presented here are further elaborated in the monthly newsletter, Health Care M&A News, and in the quarterly report. This information also appears in our online database, Deal Search […]