eHealth
eHealth

eHealth Activity Climbs in Q3

The eHealth sector came out swinging this quarter, reporting 51 deals, according to our Deal Search Online database. That’s a modest 9% uptick over Q2:19 deals, but a 38% increase over the same quarter in 2018. Year-to-date totals tell a similar story. In 2018, the first three quarters reported 146 deals, while 2019 clocks in […]

 

Health Care M&A Deals, Week Ending September 27, 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 […]

 

medical house call
medical house call

Heal Acquires Medical House Call Company in NYC

Heal announced this week it will acquire Doctors on Call, one of the largest in-home medical practices providing medical house calls for the elderly in New York City, for $15 million. The target employs a team of physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants to provide medical treatment for chronic diseases, sick visits, and post-hospital care. […]

 

three oaks
three oaks

Three Oaks Hospice Hits The Ground Running

Three Oaks Hospice, a portfolio company of Health Velocity Capital, was  just launched in May 2019, but the company is wasting no time to expand. This week the company bought three hospices in Texas, Total Hospice & Palliative Care in Richardson; ABS Palliative in Carrollton; and Hospice Care and Fellowship Hospice in San Antonio. The […]

Autism Services Provider Goes to Golden Gate Capital

Another private equity firm has thrown its hat in the autism ring. Golden Gate Capital announced its acquisition of Invo Holdings, LLC from The Jordan Company. The Jordan Company and Invo’s management will retain minority ownership stakes in the business. Invo Holdings, based in Jamison, Pennsylvania, provides a range of multi-disciplinary, research-based therapy services to […]

St. Christopher’s Hospital Goes to Auction in Philly

Yet another hospital bankruptcy has led to an auction and a sale. This time it was St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The 188-bed hospital is a healthcare outpost in north Philly and one of only two children’s hospitals in the city. In 2018 it and Hahnemann University Hospital were sold by Tenet […]

TPG Capital Re-enters the Southeast Asia Hospital Market

TPG Capital and its sponsored companies have been on a tear in 2019. Through its recently launched U.S. autism platform, Kadiant, the global private equity firm announced six deals since February. Its U.S.-based digital health company WellSky announced two deals in the past 12 months and back in February, Kindred Healthcare, now co-owned by TPG […]

Ra Pharmaceuticals
Ra Pharmaceuticals

Alder BioPharmaceuticals Merges with H. Lundbeck in $1.95 Billion Deal

H. Lundbeck A/S (OMX: LUN), the specialty pharmaceutical giant based in Denmark, announced its first acquisition in over a year. The company revealed it was buying Alder BioPharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: ALDR), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on transforming migraine treatment through the discovery, development and commercialization of novel therapeutic antibodies. One product candidate is ALD1910, a monoclonal […]

EyeCare Partners
EyeCare Partners

EyeCare Partners Grows Its National Platform

EyeCare Partners’ acquisition marathon shows no signs of slowing down. Ever since FFL Partners formed the group with the acquisition of Clarkson Eyecare in April 2015, EyeCare Partners (ECP) has expanded rapidly, consolidating smaller firms to grow a national network. Last week, the group purchased Nationwide Vision from Refac Optical Group, a portfolio company of Acon […]