Behavioral Health

INSIGHT: Long-Term Care Consolidations Lead Third Quarter Health Transactions – The breakneck pace of healthcare transactions continued unabated in the third quarter.

What are the key financial factors to focus on when undergoing a process?– Episode 6 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

Q3-2018 Behavioral Health Update – Transaction activity within the behavioral health segment continued in the third quarter of the year, with transactions occurring across substance abuse, autism, eating disorder, and telepsychiatry sub-verticals.

Private Equity Investment in Health Care Stays Strong – Private equity investment is burgeoning throughout the U.S., and health care is one of the “in” targets for investors.

What is Private Equity?– Episode 4 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

Health IT Sector Showing High Potential for Accelerated Growth – The health information technology sector is poised to become the next big thing for investors in the health-care industry. The physician practices sector experienced the second-highest growth in July, with an emphasis on certain medical practice areas.

INSIGHT: Strong Health-Care Deal Activity Seen in 2018’s First Half– The first half of 2018 saw a strong wave of M&A and deal making activity across nearly all sectors of the U.S. healthcare industry. The second half of 2018 likely will be just as robust.

What Types of Transactions Could be Right for my Healthcare Services Business?– Episode 3 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

What are the Benefits of Hiring an Investment Banking Firm?– Episode 2 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

Why Is Healthcare Consolidating?– Episode 1 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

Q2-2018 Behavioral Health Update-The second quarter of 2018 was a monumental period for the behavioral health industry with the largest independent provider of Autism Services partnering with the largest private equity firm in the US.

Investment & Consolidation in Autism– Autism Services has seen significant investment activity recently as rising demand and significant fragmentation within the sector have created an environment ripe for consolidation.

Long-Term Care Deals Outpace Other Health-Care Sectors in May– Over 90 deals across many sectors of the health-care industry made May another strong month for transactions in this hot industry sector.

Q1-2018 Behavioral Health Update– The Behavioral Health space picked up where 2017 left off, experiencing another robust quarter of consolidation activity.

Amazon Deal Brightens Blasé January Health Transactions Landscape – The late January announcement that Amazon.com Inc., BerkshireHathaway Inc., and JPMorgan Chase & Co. plan to join forces to meet their employees’ health-care needs created a lot of health-care industry dealmaking buzz in a month that was otherwise on the quiet side.

Q4-2017 Behavioral Health Update– The behavioral health sector experienced a very active fourth quarter to close out a year full of rampant merger and acquisition activity across all service lines in the sector.

BRG Healthcare Leadership Conference – Steven Aguiar will be attending The BRG Healthcare Leadership Conference December 3-5, 2018 in Washington, DC.

Featured Publication– Robert Aprill and Michael Fassett were quoted in Behavioral Healthcare Executive in a recent article “Follow-on deal build out portfolios.”

Q3-2017 Behavioral Health Update– The behavioral health sector has been one of the most active areas within healthcare for the better part of the last two years and the third quarter of 2017 was no different. With 11 transactions taking place over the last quarter, six of which included either a private equity group or a private equity-backed acquirer, the sector continues to see heavy deal volume.

Treatment Center Investment & Valuation – Justin Hand and Joe Wisniewski will be attending the conference December 10-12 in Scottsdale.

  • “Provident’s depth of experience and practical business savvy was demonstrated in their ability to cut through what sometimes looked like impasse.”

  • “While the decision to sell our business was a difficult one, Provident vigilantly represented and protected our best interests throughout the transaction.  Provident was the right choice for Cascade and I would recommend their services to anyone.”

  • “After working with Provident on several transactions, it is evident that their extensive industry knowledge and deal expertise prove to be invaluable to their clients.”

  • “Provident listened to our story, confirmed that our business was valuable and made us feel like this was the only transaction important to them.”

  • ”I have a tremendous amount of appreciation and gratitude to the Provident team for their hard work and diligence throughout this process. Each and every member of the Provident team is excellent at their jobs and it has been a pleasure working with such a professional team. Provident has provided outstanding guidance and counsel, and this deal could never have gotten done without Provident’s leadership.”

  • “We would not have been successful navigating the process without Provident’s hard work and active participation. They exceeded our expectations and we would highly recommend them to any health care company seeking a knowledgeable and engaged investment banking firm.”

  • “A lot of investment bankers were interviewed, Provident was chosen. Provident delivered. My clients could not be happier.”