The Massachusetts Health Policy Commission has begun reviewing the planned merger between Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Lahey Health and several other hospital systems that would create the second-largest healthcare network in the state.
A judge has blocked a proposed merger between Sanford Health and Mid Dakota Clinic until a Federal Trade Commission hearing next month.
After layoffs and significant operating losses in fiscal 2016 and 2017, DeKalb Medical in Georgia has spent months looking for a partner. Now, it may soon join Atlanta-based Emory Healthcare. The two organizations signed a letter of intent to form a strategic partnership.
Healthcare organizations should consider seeking greater cross-sector collaboration, new strategic investments and creative efficiencies to build resilience as they brace for more change next year, according to a new PricewaterhouseCoopers report.
The recent wave of hospital system mergers could equip those providers to transform American healthcare, or allow them to raise prices for consumers. It's unclear which path the systems will take.
Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health are in talks to merge and create the nation's largest hospital chain, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday.
As healthcare spending grows and customers demand more convenient care, insurance companies are teaming up with nontraditional partners to keep patients out of hospitals and emergency rooms. Hospitals will have to evolve to stay afloat.
A Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health combination that would form a national not-for-profit powerhouse exemplifies a traditional health system mega-merger under a newly-popular two-pronged governance approach.
Advocate Health Care and Aurora Health Care combined would be one of the biggest regional health systems
Health systems like Advocate Health Care and Aurora Health Care follow a regional path in their merger agreement.
The purchases, while relatively small, were done at bargain basement prices below $4 a share.
More than a year after proposing a merger, Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health have signed a definitive agreement to create the nation's largest not-for-profit hospital system in the country by operating revenue. The deal could speed up financially struggling CHI's turnaround.
UnitedHealth Group continues to expand its provider footprint with a new deal to buy dialysis provider DaVita's medical unit for $4.9 billion in cash.