Healthcare M&A Report – Q4 2011

January 24th, 2012
Health IT, M & A


  • Healthcare M&A activity was relatively active in the 4th quarter of 2011, with several notable middle market transactions announced by large private equity groups such as Bain Capital, Hellman & Friedman, JLL Partners and Kohlberg & Co.
  • In terms of total transaction value, 2011 ranks as the top performing year over the past decade.
  • Transactions valued at less than $500 million represented slightly more than 95% of the total number of closed healthcare deals in Q4.
  • Financial sponsors were responsible for 1 in 7 completed deals.


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Health Related Mobile Trends for 2012

January 4th, 2012
Health IT

At the third annual mHealth Summit in Washington D.C., major players in the mobile arena noted the impact health-related apps and games have and will continue to have both in the US and across the globe.

5 of these mobile trends  include:
1) Apps that track patient data
2) Binary network apps
3) Health-focused games
4) Apps that diagnose and treat patients
5)  Apps to help consumers make optimal health-related decisions.

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MMM Partner Michele Madison Featured Contributor on AJC Healthcare Blog

December 30th, 2011
Health IT

Morris, Manning & Martin is pleased to announce that Michele Madison, partner in the MMM Healthcare Practice, is featured as a regular contributor to the Atlanta Journal Constitution’s healthcare blog, HealthFlock. Ms. Madison has specific experience in negotiating contractual agreements between healthcare providers and service providers, interpreting and advising health systems on regulations applicable to the healthcare industry, and providing regulatory advice with a focus on Stark, Anti-Kickback, and HIPAA. She has been listed as one of America’s Leading Lawyers for Business by Chambers USA and frequently speaks at local and national

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Healthcare Private Equity: Outlook for 2012

December 6th, 2011
Health IT

Becker’s Hospital Review has recently conducted an interview with three leaders in the healthcare equity market: Aaron Kneas of Creative Health Capital, George Hinton of Coker Capital and Scott Poole of Ridgemont Equity Partners. The interview discusses the trends and opportunities for healthcare private equity in 2011 and what we might expect in 2012. Click here to read article.

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