Taking a different path

Barr, Paul; Kutscher, Beth
January 2013
Modern Healthcare;1/28/2013, Vol. 43 Issue 4, pS1
Trade Publication
The article discusses the 19th Annual Mergers & Acquisitions Report, which reveals an increase in the number of hospital deals in the U.S. in 2012. According to Angela Humphreys of Bass, Berry and Sims, 2012 continued to be a year of increased consolidation. It cites acquisitions by Duke LifePoint, as well as a joint venture formed between Health Managemetn Associates and Integris Health. Humphreys adds that it will be interesting to see the trend continues in 2013.


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