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577 Articles Matching "merger"

LifePoint finalizes merger with RCCH HealthCare Partners

Nov 17, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
LifePoint Health has finalized its merger with RCCH HealthCare Partners. The rural hospital operator has been purchased by affiliates of the private equity firm Apollo Global Management, which owns...
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State Highlights: Kansas Nurse Sets Off Organ Donation Chain With Decision To Give Kidney To Friend; Calif. Regulators OK $69 Billion CVS-Aetna Merger With Conditions

Nov 17, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Kansas, California, Ohio, New Hampshire, Texas, Florida and New Jersey....
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CHI and Dignity have landed on a name: CommonSpirit Health

Nov 16, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
CommonSpirit Health will be the name of the not-for-profit health system formed from the merger of Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity...
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CVS-Aetna merger OK'd by California regulators

Nov 16, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
California regulators approved the $69 billion CVS-Aetna merger with conditions. CVS leadership recently said the deal was on track to close by...
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Hospital Q3 Deals Active, But Off Recent Highs

Nov 07, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
Nov. 6—Hospital mergers and acquisitions (M&A) continued to set an aggressive pace in the third quarter of 2018, according to several tracking firms. However, the rate of deals was not this year’s...
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As it scopes out its post-merger identity, Amita looks beyond hospitals

Oct 30, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The historically hospital-centric system in the Chicago area is weighing preventive, outpatient and virtual care—and a consolidation of two legacy...
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Takeda proposes sale of Shire drug to gain European approval

Oct 30, 2018 , Reuters
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd has proposed to European regulators it could sell a Shire treatment in development due to concerns of overlap in inflammatory bowel disease treatments and its own drug Entyvio as it seeks clearance for the two companies' merger....
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Healthcare credit ratings dip amid M&A binge

Oct 30, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Healthcare companies' credit ratings are suffering as they take on debt to fund mergers and acquisitions, which can cut off access to capital, according to a new...
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New York poses potential hurdle for CVS Health-Aetna merger

Oct 20, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
New York regulators threatened to block CVS Health's $69 million merger with health insurer Aetna amid concerns about potential hikes in insurance premiums. Read More...
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Some Experts Say CVS-Aetna Merger Would Improve Care, While Others Worry It Would Reduce Choices For Patients

Oct 17, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
No matter the outcome, the massive $69 billion deal between the pharmacy chain and the health insurer will likely transform the health care landscape if it gets final approval from state regulators....
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CHI-Dignity merger cleared by Vatican

Oct 17, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The Vatican has given the ecclesiastical green light to the proposed merger between Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health, a deal that would create the nation's largest not-for-profit hospital company by...
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CVS Health-Aetna merger gets conditional DOJ approval

Oct 14, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The DOJ’s clearance came with the requirement that Aetna divest its standalone Medicare Part D prescription drug plans — a move that already has been announced, with WellCare Health Plans set to take over the plans, which have roughly 2.2 million members. Read More...
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Aetna-CVS Merger Approved

Oct 13, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Aetna-CVS Merger ApprovedCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/11/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/12/2018 12:00:00...
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State Highlights: Spike Of Paralysis Cases In Minn. Children; Potential Beth Israel-Lahey Merger Faces New Conditions From Mass. Officials

Oct 12, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Minnesota, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Kansas, California, Colorado, Arizona, Louisiana, Wisconsin and Florida....
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DOJ gives preliminary approval to CVS merger with Aetna, potentially altering US health care

Oct 11, 2018 , CNBC Health
CVS CEO Larry Merlo outlined his vision for the combined company earlier this month — a new data-driven health-care model that's more personal, convenient and tailored to individual patients than ever...
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Justice Department OKs CVS-Aetna merger with divestiture

Oct 11, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The U.S. Justice Department greenlighted the merger between CVS Health and Aetna with a condition: that Aetna divest its Medicare Part D business to WellCare Health plans. That alleviates the federal government's competition...
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DOJ approval of CVS $69 billion merger with Aetna is expected as soon as Wednesday

Oct 11, 2018 , CNBC Health
The Justice Department is expected to approve the deal as early as Wednesday, according to people briefed on the...
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Summa Health could be an intriguing partner for UPMC, HCA

Oct 09, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
As a wave of health care mergers and acquisitions sweeps the country (just last week, Cleveland Clinic announced it acquired a three-hospital health system and a separate medical center in Florida), news of Summa looking for a partner didn't come...
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As Major Hospital Mergers Become The Norm, Experts Wonder If Antitrust Standards Need To Be Adjusted

Oct 09, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Just because health systems are not direct competitors doesn't meant they won't create a power shift in the market that should be regulated, experts...
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17 digital health mergers and acquisitions from Q3 2018

Oct 06, 2018 jonah.comstock@mobihealthnews.com (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
This quarter's M&A action includes big names looking to move into digital health as well as more niche offerings absorbing their...
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