Physician Medical Group Deals Stayed Strong in Q1:18

Physician medical group M&A activity was strong in the first quarter of 2018, according to new acquisition data from HealthCareMandA.com. The number of physician medical group acquisitions increased to 36 in the first quarter, up 9% from the 33 publicly announced acquisitions in the fourth quarter of 2017. Compared with the year-earlier quarter, when a […]

Dermatology Deals Keep PE Platforms Growing

The Physician Medical Group sector has been very busy in recent years, as hospitals and health systems acquire local practices that can produce referrals and private equity firms build platforms and make add-on deals. Dermatology practices aren’t coveted by hospitals, so it’s the private equity firms that are doing the collecting. In the first eight […]

New MainStream Adds On to Platform Companies

The recent crop of healthcare services platforms owned by New MainStream Capital is moving to the add-on stage. Last week brought two acquisition announcements from Omni Eye Services and CORDENTAL Group. Both companies were acquired in 2017. New MainStream committed $25 million in equity capital to buy CORDENTAL in March 2017. The Cincinnati-based company is […]

PE Firms Flock to Dermatology Deals

Private equity firms are buying dermatology practices at a faster pace than in 2016.

What’s Next for Managed Care?

Now that managed care giants are blocked from acquiring each other, they may look outside the sector for growth.

New MainStream Adds Constellation Behavioral

Constellation Behavioral Health, LLC became the fourth healthcare services company in New MainStream Capital’s portfolio on May 19. Constellation joins Anne Arundel Dermatology, MCCI Medical Group and Suncrest Home Health. Based in Mill Valley, California, Constellation offers specialized inpatient and outpatient treatment programs for addiction, mental health and co-occurring behavioral health disorders. Founder and CEO William Morrison […]