Q2-2018 Anesthesia Services Update– Merger and acquisition activity remained steady through the second quarter of 2018, headlined by KKR’s recapitalization of Envision Healthcare Corporation.
Q2-2018 Dental Services Update– Merger & acquisition activity within dental services accelerated significantly during the second quarter of 2018 with a total of 13 transactions announced. The record activity was driven by strategic consolidators expanding market share and private equity firms entering into the market.
Q2-2018 Healthcare IT Update-With the growing transition towards value-based care and need for IT infrastructure across the industry, consolidators and investors are continuing to target Healthcare Information Technology (HCIT) companies, through mergers and acquisitions, as they seek more effective approaches to patient engagement solutions.
Q2-2018 Home Health & Hospice Update– Macro tailwinds, a fragmented competitive landscape, and positive reimbursement trends have continued to drive valuations. The second quarter of 2018 exemplified the trend of strategic consolidators, specifically larger insurers, fueling expansion through mergers and acquisitions in attempt to grow patient census, add new locations, and enter new geographies.