Vascular Access Center Valuation Considerations in 2017

Vascular Access Center Valuation Considerations in 2017 By: Brad Brumbaugh, CFA, CBA, CMEA and Jason Ruchaber, CFA, ASA Vascular Access Centers (“VACs”) are outpatient facilities that specialize in access maintenance for patients with end stage renal disease (“ESRD”). ESRD patients that develop vascular access problems as a result of dialysis, such as prolonged bleeding, inadequate.. read more →

Visiting the Home Health Marketplace: Observations of the Current Transaction Environment

“Visiting the Home Health Marketplace: Observations of the Current Transaction Environment” By Colin McDermott, CFA, CPA/ABV, Corey Palasota, CFA & Wilbur Benitez VMG Health March 2017 A frequently cited solution to reducing rising healthcare costs is to place patients in the lowest cost setting of care.  Accordingly, home health has become a forefront discussion of the.. read more →

VMG’s Healthcare M&A & Transactions Report: 2016 Trends & 2017 Expectations

VMG Health’s Healthcare M&A and Transactions Report: 2016 Trends & 2017 Expectations By John Meindl and Winston Smart AHLA Healthcare Transactions Resource Guide Healthcare 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 mega deals in.. 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 →

7 Things You Need to Know About PACE Programs

7 Things You Need to Know About PACE Programs By Genevieve Gerten and Kevin McDonough VMG Health What is it? Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (“PACE”) provides comprehensive healthcare services for the frail and elderly. PACE serves as an alternative opportunity to allow the elderly to remain in their communities, rather than going to.. read more →

4 Reasons to Joint Venture Your Behavioral Health Unit

4 Reasons to Joint Venture Your Behavioral Health Unit Written by William Teague, CFA and Matt Crook Becker’s Hospital Review The behavioral health industry is undergoing a wave of consolidation with the emergence of multi-location chains and growth of for-profit operators. A major reason behind this growth has been regulatory changes including the 2016 revision.. read more →

Healthcare Reform Headwinds & Tailwinds: Current Trends and the Impact to Valuations

Presentation by Aaron Murski, CVA and Colin Park, CPA Becker’s ASC 23rd Annual Meeting: The Business and Operations of ASCs, October 27-29, 2016 Managing Director, Aaron Murski, CVA and Colin Park, CPA presented on “Healthcare Reform Headwinds and Tailwinds: Current Trends and the Impact to Valuations” at the Becker’s ASC 23rd Annual Meeting: The Business and Operations of.. read more →

From Foe to Friend: Healthcare Consolidation and Evolving Alliances Between Payors and Providers

Presentation with Colin McDermott ACC Annual Meeting 2016, October 17, 2016 Managing Director, Colin McDermott collaborated with David Ellenbogen (Baylor Scott & White Health), Robert Kidwell (Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, PC) and Mark Tatelbaum (Ameritox) to present on “From Foe to Friend: Healthcare Consolidation and Evolving Alliances Between Payors and Providers.” . Click.. read more →

Increasing Profitability and Value Through Use of New Technologies

Presentation by Kevin McDonough, CFA Nossaman’s 3rd Annual West Coast Ambulatory Surgery Center Seminar , September 27, 2016 Kevin McDonough, CFA  presented on “Increasing Profitability and Value Through Use of New Technologies” at Nossaman’s 3rd Annual West Coast Ambulatory Surgery Center Seminar. read more →

Key Valuation Issues for Healthcare Leadership: Physician Compensation & Alignment

Presentation with Jonathan Helm, CVA Idaho HFMA Summer Conference, August 18, 2016 Managing Director, Jonathan Helm, CVA collaborated with DJ Sullivan (HSG Advisors) to present on Key Valuation Issues for Healthcare Leadership: Physician Compensation & Alignment. Click here to see the complete presentation. read more →