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 […]
The MACRA effect is heating up, as independent physician practices agree to be acquired by hospitals, managed care companies and even private equity firms.
Private equity firms are buying dermatology practices at a faster pace than in 2016.
Healthcare deal volume got off to a good start in 2017 as January’s total reached 156 transactions.
After a record-setting year in 2016, the Physician Medical Group sector got off to a swift start in 2017, with a deal that is telling of changing healthcare paradigms, especially the shift from inpatient to outpatient care. Only two weeks into the new year, and seven transactions have been announced for physician practices and management companies. […]
Dermatology deals are popping up like, well, you can imagine. Five acquisitions have been announced in May 2016 alone, bringing this year’s total dermatology deals to nine, and equal to the number announced in all of 2014. Those nine deals put this year on track to surpass 2015’s total of 11 deals. Private equity firms […]