Mergers & Acquisitions

WellCare to acquire Meridan for $2.5 billion
May 30 | Susan Morse
The deal boosts company's government-sponsored, managed care Medicaid and Medicare Advantage, Part D businesses and enhances…
Jonathan Bush apologizes for alleged domestic violence
May 29 | Susan Morse
Old court records come to light as the cloud-based EHR vendor faces pressure from two…
UnitedHealthcare, Quest partner on lab data
May 25 | Susan Morse
Lab data on the 48 million consumers enrolled in UnitedHealthcare will help insurer reduce risk.
Three V's of data management in M&A
May 24 | Jeff Lagasse
When practices merge, duplication and miscommunication can be unhappy side effects that have negative consequences for…
Anthem buys palliative care provider Aspire Health
May 23 | Susan Morse
The deal signals another move by an insurer to get into the provider business for more integrated care to lower costs.
AHA, Philips, UPMC launch $30M venture fund
May 22 | Dave Muoio, Mobihealth News
The new fund will be looking for healthcare companies that can provide measurable prevention or treatment, whether…
Advocate Children’s Hospital, NorthShore partner on pediatric network
May 22 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Joint operating agreement stipulates shared governance, financials which will be led by…
May 21 | Susan Morse
New regional network would include Exeter Health Resources and Wentworth-Douglass Hospital in New Hampshire as a subsidiary of Massachusetts…
Partners in talks with Harvard Pilgrim
May 04 | Susan Morse
The move is to adapt to a changing healthcare environment as insurers and providers increasingly share financial risk, Partners…
ProMedica, Welltower partnership
May 01 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Executives say the deal will give ProMedica a platform for managing the silver tsunami of baby boomer…