Topic: Mergers and Acquisitions
The companies are still awaiting approval from two states, but expect the deal to close after the holiday.
Providers in rural communities are increasingly merging to avoid closure, but this ups payment rates and, by extension, premium prices in those areas.
Partners HealthCare and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care have tabled their merger discussions—for now, at least.
Dignity Health and Catholic Health Initiatives' joint healthcare system has a name, plus more healthcare headlines.
With the completion of the deal, LifePoint Health will leave the Nasdaq.
CVS and Aetna agreed to sink $240 million into California's healthcare system and keep premium increases to a minimum.
Atrium will resolve litigation over contract provisions that blocked health insurers from promoting certain plans and services to consumers.
The “dysfunctional” health system may be working to boost profits, but it’s not working as intended for patients or doctors, AMA's president said.
An Elliott Management subsidiary and Veritas Capital plan to combine Athenahealth with Virence Health, purchased from GE Healthcare earlier this year.
CVS Health said during a third-quarter earnings call that its acquisition of Aetna should close in the next few weeks, plus more healthcare news.