Posted on February 26, 2013 by dculbertson
Irving Levin Associates has released summary data on health care M&A activity during 2012. Deal volume for hospitals showed an uptick of 2.2% over 2011 — 94 deals, up from 92 in 2011. However, dollar value of the deals declined 77.2%, from $8.3 billion in 2011 to $1.9 billion in 2012. In the health services market overall, the number of deals was up 8.9%, but total dollar value was down 31.5%.
Significant growth in deal dollar value was seen for the home health/hospice, physician medical groups, behavioral health, and managed care sectors. For the entire health sector – both technology [biotech, ehealth, devices, and pharma] and health services – the deal dollars shrank 38% while deal volume grew 5.9%.
Source: Health care M&A spending falls nearly 40% in 2012, lowest year on record since 2003, according to Irving Levin Associates, Inc. Business Wire, Jan. 21, 2013. http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20130121005788/en/Health-Care-MA-Spending-Falls-40-2012.
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Posted on April 5, 2012 by kmgarber
Modern Healthcare publishes an annual list of hospital merger and acquisition transactions that identifies the buyer, seller, name and size of hospitals involved, and the $ cost. Also included is a trend chart showing year-by-year counts of the total number of deals and of facilities involved. The number of transactions has stayed fairly steady over the past 5 or 6 years, although the number of facilities involved jumps around more from year to year.
Source: Barr, P. Dealing them in: annual M&A report shows industry changes drive another year of growth. Modern Healthcare;42(5):S1-S7. Click here to access the magazine: http://www.modernhealthcare.com/ Posted by AHA Resource Center, (312) 422-2050, firstname.lastname@example.org
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Posted on January 26, 2012 by dculbertson
Levin Associates has just released its annual data on the number and dollar volume of mergers and acquisitions in 2011 for the health care sector. For hospitals there was a 12% increase in deals –86 deals compared to 77 in 2010. However, dollar value of the hospital deals declined 27%, dropping from $10.793 billion in 2010 to $7.868 billion in 2011.
M&A activity for physician medical groups was up 60%, involving 107 groups in 2011 versus 67 the previous year. Value of physician group deals grew to $465 million, a 9% rise over the previous year.
For the entire health care sector, including other health services, biotech, e-health, managed care, medical devices and pharmaceuticals, spending on deals rose 11% to $227,371,000,000 in 2011, but the number of deals was down to 980, a decrease of 3%.
Source: Health care M&A spending rises 11% in 2011 according to new report from Irving Levin Associates, Inc. Irving Levin Associates press release, Jan. 25, 2012. http://www.levinassociates.com/pr2012/pr1201mamq4
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