Health-Care Info Tech Companies Make Moves in November– Health-care information technology companies stole the deal spotlight in November, setting up end-of-year numbers rivaling those of the long-term care, physician practice, and health and hospital system sectors.
Q4-2018 Emergency Medical Services Update– The emergency medical services sector experienced consolidation at an accelerated rate in the latter part of 2018, particularly within the urgent care sector where the largest provider only represents 4% of the total 7,000 urgent care facilities operating nationally.
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.
Q1-2018 Emergency Medical Services Update– Headlining the Emergency Medical Services sector this quarter was the private equity recapitalization of Paramedics Plus, a subsidiary of East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System. The sector continues to attract meaningful interest from strategic and financial buyers.
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.