TITLE

Losing their distinctions: Attributes of deals by not-for-profits, investor-owned chains begin to blur

AUTHOR(S)
Galloro, Vince
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;7/4/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 27, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the increasingly confusing features of hospital acquisitions by tax-exempt and investor-owned groups. It raises the issue of the converging of attributes of the two subsectors of the hospital industry, including the typical straight-cash acquisitions by investor-owned companies, and mergers with other tax-exempt providers by tax-exempt systems. Increasingly, however, both subsectors are trying to make their offers more appealing.
ACCESSION #
62574425

 

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