• Health Care M&A Deals, May 29, 2020

    The Health Care M&A deals chart is a selection of transactions announced during the prior week(s). The M&A transactions presented here are from our Deal Search Online database, which is updated daily to provide our subscribers with the most up-to-date information and trends in the healthcare industry. This week’s top deals include a... Read More »
  • REIT Deals are Still Closing Despite COVID-19

    Despite COVID-19 taking a hit on REIT stocks and earnings, especially in the senior care industry, some buyers managed to close deals in May, primarily for medical office buildings. This might come as a surprise since physician practices are getting hit especially hard by COVID-19, so these deals may have been in the works before the pandemic... Read More »
  • Health Care M&A Deals, May 22, 2020

    The Health Care M&A deals chart is a selection of transactions announced during the prior week(s). The M&A transactions presented here are from our Deal Search Online database, which is updated daily to provide our subscribers with the most up-to-date information and trends in the healthcare industry. This week’s top deals include... Read More »
  • WELL Health Boosts Digital Health Portfolio

    WELL Health Technologies Corp. (TSX.V: WELL) has added another digital health firm to its growing portfolio. This week, the Canadian company announced it is acquiring Indivica, Inc. for $4.47 million (CA$6.2 million), consisting of CA$3.41 million in cash upon closing; CA$1.55 million in WELL common shares and a time-based earn-out of CA$1.24... Read More »
  • NaviHealth Changes Owners – Again

    The merry-go-round of owners may finally be slowing for naviHealth, a digital healthcare company that helps health systems and insurers manage post-acute care bundled payments. In its third change of command, naviHealth is now part of OptumHealth, which is part of the Optum division of UnitedHealth (NYSE: UNH). It now manages post-acute services... Read More »
DFW Home Health Adds Fourth Home Health Agency

DFW Home Health Adds Fourth Home Health Agency

DFW Home Health, a Dallas-based home health provider jointly owned by LHC Group (NASDAQ: LHCG), Texas Health Resources and Methodist Health System, acquired Healthcare Resources, a home health provider serving patients and families in Arlington, Texas. Healthcare Resources offers skilled nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, medical social services, home health aides and other specialty services. Its name will be changed to DFW Home Health Arlington. This deal marks the expansion of DFW Home Health’s footprint to four locations across the Dallas-Fort Worth MSA, including in Dallas, Fort Worth and Denton, Texas. DFW provides in-home healthcare services for 25... Read More »

Six Forest Park Medical Centers All Sold

The lawsuits may go on, but the facilities that once belonged to the physician-owned chain of six hospitals In Texas are now in new hands. Each filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection at different times, beginning in September 2015, and were sold in separate auctions. On February 18, Sabra Health Care REIT (NASDAQ: SBRA) unloaded Forest Park Medical Center at Frisco for $96.25 million to HCA North Texas, a subsidiary of HCA (NYSE: HCA). The REIT had paid $119.8 million to acquire the 54-bed hospital in October 2013. The hospital initially relied on out-of-network fees for procedures, but that revenue stream dried up as insurance companies created their own in-network contracts. The... Read More »