Health System, Hospital Acquisitions Show Nursing Homes Still a ‘Critical Ally’

A number of new partnerships have formed between health systems and skilled nursing facilities centered on offering consumers access to new services or services that require specialized skill sets. “A high-performing SNF is a critical ally for health systems, particularly those that are focused on performance in value-based care arrangements or looking to enable earlier […]

Health Care M&A Surged in 2017 Among Providers Big and Small

Mergers and acquisitions dominated the hospital and health system landscape in 2017, and the deals indicate the growth of strategic transactions. That’s the takeaway from a new health care M&A report from Kaufman Hall, a Skokie, Ill.-based consulting firm. Last year, 115 health care deals with transacted revenue of $63.19 trillion were announced, the highest number […]