Acadia Healthcare Tidies Up Its UK Portfolio

With three announced acquisitions on the books in 2016, Acadia Healthcare Company (NASDAQ: ACHC) was forced to sell some of its portfolio, for a change. The Franklin, Tennessee-based behavioral health company has been quite active over in the United Kingdom since 2014, when it acquired Partnerships in Care (PiC) for $662 million.  

Universal Health Ups its UK Holdings

The United Kingdom is still luring behavioral health buyers from the United States. Last week Universal Health Services (NYSE: UHS) picked up Alpha Hospitals Holdings Ltd., a privately held company, for an undisclosed price. Alpha operates four behavioral health hospitals with a combined total of 305 beds. It will be added to Universal’s London-based Cygnet […]

Acadia Healthcare Is Still on the Acquisition Trail

Acadia Healthcare (NASDAQ: ACHC) made its second acquisition of 2015 last week, adding three more facilities to its growing list of inpatient behavioral health care assets. Two of its targets are in the United Kingdom, where last year it picked up Partnerships in Care, the second-largest independent behavioral health care provider, for $662 million. This […]