Baby Steps

Ob Hospitalist Group is working to improve women’s health care, one hospital at a time

Hospital outsourcing businesses have attracted PE investment for years, and that trend will continue, according to AJ Shekar, a vice president at investment banking firm Provident Healthcare Partners. Early investments in this space included anesthesia services and emergency department management, both of which have experienced significant outsourcing.

With downward pressure on health system reimbursement, hospitals turn to outsourced physician services as a way to gain efficiencies, says Shekar. He expects that trend will encourage PE firms to expand their investments in outsourced health care service providers.

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