Kindred Healthcare is selling its entire skilled nursing portfolio to BlueMountain Capital Mangement and other investors.
Hospital transactions suddenly sped up in May 2017. Deals are now coming from the private equity-sponsored segment, while the publicly traded chains are mostly unwinding their 2013 acquisitions.
Now that hospitals and health systems have realized most of the benefits they expected from the Affordable Care Act, the mergers and acquisitions in the hospital sector have been supplanted by partnerships, clinical collaborations, joint ventures, strategic alliances and affiliations. But there is one group of acquirers still on the prowl: real estate investment trusts […]
Don’t hold your breath, but the Daughters of Charity Health System (DCHS) in Los Altos, California may have found a buyer. Sure, the Board chose BlueMountain Capital Management LLC last July, in favor of its well-publicized $250 million offer to keep the struggling system afloat. And we do mean struggling. Through June 30, 2014, DCHS’s […]
Way back in December 2012, Prime Healthcare Services signed a letter of intent to acquire Trinity Health subsidiary, St. Michael’s Medical Center, then a 147-bed acute care hospital (down from 259 beds in 2010), in Newark, New Jersey. The parties signed a definitive agreement in February 2013. As usual, getting regulatory approval from the New […]