behavioral health care
behavioral health care

Stat of the Week: Behavioral Health Care, +12%

Mergers and acquisitions in the Behavioral Health Care sector have been on a tear in recent years, relatively speaking. The caveat is that many deals are done locally, between private or not-for-profit organizations, and most are not publicly announced. Private equity firms have been piling into this space, and they aren’t known for a lot […]

PE Firms Target Behavioral Health, Eating Disorder Programs

Behavioral health care has never been a particularly active sector, but deal volume has increased year-over-year between 2010 and 2016, growing 412% in that time. And there’s a good chance that 2017 will continue this trend. Through August 30, 32 behavioral health care deals have been announced, up 7% compared with the same period last […]

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.