healthcare staffing firm
healthcare staffing firm

Healthcare Staffing Firms in Steady Demand

As healthcare companies and providers across the industry wrestle with staffing shortages and retention, staffing firms are looking to fill some of the gaps, thus driving M&A activity. According to our Deal Search Online database, there have been nine acquisitions focused on healthcare staffing firms so far this year, and that number will most likely […]

Varian Medical Makes Two Deals in May

Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) is on the move again. The Palo Alto, California-based medical device maker announced two deals in May 2019 targeting two very different companies. Varian (market cap $11.6 billion) designs, manufactures, sells and services medical devices and software products for treating cancer and other medical conditions. The earlier deal, announced on May […]

Medical Staffing M&A Makes a Comeback

Labor shortages for physicians and nurses may heat up the medical staffing market in 2018. Through the first 10 days of February, three transactions for these service companies have been announced. Last year, 16 transactions targeting medical staffing services were made public, the highest number of deals in this segment since 2005 (19 deals) and […]

NorthStar Anesthesia Expands

The market for anesthesiology groups is hot this year, with 10 deals announced through mid-August. The latest was from NorthStar Anesthesia, a portfolio company of TPG Growth, which acquired Anesthesia Staffing Consultants of Bingham Falls, Michigan. Financial terms were not disclosed. The acquisition expands NorthStar’s presence in the Midwest and increases its team of anesthesiologists […]