Four More Behavioral Health Deals in May

Mergers and acquisitions in the behavioral health care sector have picked up significantly in April and May. Although only eight deals were announced in the first quarter of 2016, nine more have come along in just the past six weeks. Four have been announced in the first 10 days of May, beginning with Acadia Healthcare Company (NASDAQ: […]

Geriatric Behavioral Health Companies Merge

MedOptions, Inc. of Old Lyme, Connecticut announced its acquisition of San Diego-based Vericare on May 2, 2016. Vericare provides geropsychology and geropsychiatry behavioral health services in skilled nursing facilities. It employs more than 400 licensed behavioral healthcare professionals in more than 600 facilities across eight states. Similarly, MedOptions provides behavioral health services to residents of skilled […]