VMG’s Health Care Transactions and M&A Report: 2016 Trends and 2017 Expectations

By John Meindl and Winston Smart AHLA Healthcare Transactions Resource Guide Health care M&A activity continued its half-decade long growth trend in 2016. Though the dollar value of total deals decreased relative to 2015 due to a spike in managed care megadeals in 2015, when excluding 2015, the dollar value of deals has continued to.. read more →

Ways and Costs to Align: The Valuation of Physicians, Hospitals, ASCs and other Healthcare Providers

Presentation by Don Barbo and John Meindl Becker’s Hospital Review 8th Annual Meeting, April 18, 2017 Managing Director, Don Barbo and Manager, John Meindl presented on, “Ways and Costs to Align: The Valuation of Physicians, Hospitals, ASCs and other Healthcare Providers ” at Becker’s Hospital Review 8th Annual Meeting on April 18, 2017. To view the full presentation,.. read more →

Hot-Button FMV & Compliance Issues Stemming from Recent Stark/AKS Developments

Presentation by Don Barbo, CPA/ABV and John Meindl, CFA HFMA Legal Issues Seminar, December 13, 2016 Don Baro and John Meindl presented on “Hot-Button FMV & Compliance Issues Stemming from Recent Stark/AKS Developments” at the HFMA Legal Issues Seminar in Chicago, IL on December 13, 2016. read more →

Healthcare Litigation Alert: Physicians and Others Affiliated with Forest Park Medical Center in Dallas Indicted in Massive Conspiracy

By Don Barbo, Managing Director and John Meindl, Manager VMG Health The U.S. Department of Justice announced on December 1, 2016, that various parties, including physicians and executives, affiliated with Forest Park Medical Center in Dallas (FPMC) have been charged in a federal indictment with various felony offenses stemming from their payment and/or receipt of.. read more →

Physician Practice Acquisition Valuations – A Primer on Fair Market Value

By John Meindl ByrdAdatto In the era of healthcare reform, physicians are increasingly choosing to merge or sell their professional practices to larger groups or hospital affiliated entities instead of navigating the increasingly complicated regulatory environment on a stand-alone basis. Beginning in 2010, the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”), the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act.. read more →

Determining Reasonable Price for Physician Non-Compete Buyouts: One Size Does Not Fit All!

By Don Barbo and John Meindl Becker’s Hospital Review Increasingly, physicians are choosing to enter employment relationships with larger practices or hospital-affiliated entities instead of owning their own practices. Employment contracts will often include non-competition covenants that restrict the employed physician from competing with the practice during and after the employment relationship has ended. Unfortunately,.. read more →

Healthcare Consulting, Valuation and Compensation

Presentation by Jonathan Helm, CVA, Don Barbo, CPA/ABV, and John Meindl, CFA Financial Consulting Group University 2016, May 16, 2016 Jonathan Helm, CVA, Don Barbo, CPA/ABV and John Meindl, CFA collaborated  to present on “Healthcare Litigation Consulting, Valuation, and Compensation.” Click here to see the complete presentation. read more →