Friday, January 21, 2022: M&A

The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) and the Association of Academic Health Centers (AAHC) announced the organizations have approved a merger agreement. The merger, set to take effect on April 1, will combine AAHC with AAMC’s membership of 155...

Tuesday, January 18, 2022: M&A

Unilever PLC said it is looking to expand further into health after making a $68 billion bid for GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) PLC’s consumer health business. The acquisition would expand Unilever’s reach in oral care, vitamins, and over-the-counter medications....

Tuesday, January 18, 2022: M&A

DaVita announced it has acquired transplant software company MedSleuth to ease access burdens on kidney and liver transplant candidates. DaVita said the acquisition will help the company support patients throughout their entire care journey, from kidney failure...

Thursday, January 6, 2022: M&A

Advanced primary care provider Vera Whole Health has agreed to combine with health care data company Castlight Health in a $370 million all-cash deal. The transaction entails integrating Castlight Health’s technology, a digital platform offered to employers and health...

Thursday, January 6, 2022: M&A

NorthShore University HealthSystem and Edward-Elmhurst Health have merged into a nine-hospital system that will have roughly $5 billion in annual revenue. The partnership creates the third largest health system and the second largest physician network in the state....

Thursday, January 6, 2022: M&A

Addus HomeCare announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire “substantially all the assets of” JourneyCare for a purchase price of about $85 million. JourneyCare – one of the largest hospice and palliative care providers in Illinois – serves an average daily...