TITLE

Healthcare IT

AUTHOR(S)
Abram, Sandra Lee
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;7/26/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 30, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the rising number of merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in the healthcare information technology sector, Factors driving the increased number of M&A deals in the industry; Value of the companies involved in the deals; WebMD Corp. as the leading acquirer in the industry.
ACCESSION #
13926129

 

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