Investments in healthcare information technology rose 78%, to $766 million in 2011, from 2010 and has doubled since 2006, according to statistics from National Venture Capital Association. Data from Mercom Capital Group, a consultant to health-care companies, … Continue Reading
We’ve discussed in prior posts the multiple waves of heavy dialysis industry consolidation, but another fascinating aspect of the industry’s expansion is through the largest providers’ (LDOs’) expansion into dialysis-related services and even into treatment of patients with no renal … Continue Reading
When looking for the latest investment opportunities in the healthcare arena, one major priority for many investors is information technology, IT.
Part II of our series on private equity investing in dialysis discusses other dialysis companies backed by private equity and highlights some key considerations for investors and companies.
Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) have become a catchphrase within today’s healthcare industry. As we have discussed in prior posts, ACOs are intended to be a vehicle for providing physicians and medical centers financial incentives to continue offering high-quality medical services … Continue Reading