StrategyFTC Clamps Down on Anticompetitive Mergers, Including DaVita Acquisition
Prior approval will once again be standard practice.
Telehealth23andMe Will Spend $400M to Acquire Lemonaid Health
The consumer-focused genealogy researcher says the acquisition will advance its "vision of individualized primary care that empowers consumers to live...
FinanceHealth System Mergers Drive Higher Healthcare Costs, Says Trade Association
Many health systems have used hospital consolidations or physician group acquisitions to grow and compete. But these actions often come...
FinanceMega-Mergers Becoming the Norm in Hospital M&A
The total revenue transacted year-to-date is nearly on par with past years, despite only half of the total transaction volume.
Clinical CareRural Hospital Mergers Followed by Service Line Cutbacks, Study Finds
Researchers show that rural hospital mergers result in decreased services for maternal and neonatal care, surgical care, and behavioral health...
StrategyDual-CEO Model Ending for Virginia Mason Franciscan Health
Ketul J. Patel will solely lead the health system after Gary Kaplan, MD, FACP, FACMPE, FACPE steps down as co-CEO...
FinanceAre Mergers and Acquisitions the Cure for Shrinking Hospital Margins?
One consulting firm offers three factors that could support hospital M&A strategies in 2021 and beyond.
StrategyIntermountain, SCL Health Announce Merger Plans
The two health systems say they hope to have a definitive agreement finalized by year's end, and to close the...
MarketingWake Forest Baptist Health and Atrium Health Unite Under One Brand
Atrium Health acquired Wake Forest Baptist Health in October 2020.
StrategyCleveland Clinic Appoints Chief Strategy Officer
Jim Cotelingam, who has served as interim chief strategy officer since February will lead the strategy office team in implementing...
StrategySan Joaquin General Hospital, Dignity Health, Pursue Affiliation
The county and the health system will now shift to build a working plan for the partnership, which they hope...
StrategyCedars-Sinai, Huntington Hospital, Finalize Affiliation
The affiliation was first announced in March 2020, but raised anticompetitive concerns by the California Attorney General's Office.