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  • Canyon Atlantic ends bid to buy 2 Pennsylvania hospitals

    The prospective buyer of two shuttered Pennsylvania hospitals has filed a motion to end litigation to purchase the facilities, The Daily Local reported March 8.
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  • Altru won't be sold, CEO says

    Following rumors that Grand Forks, N.D.-based Altru Health System may be acquired after the sudden departure of President Steven Weiser, MD, the system's new CEO told the Grand Forks Herald in a March 5 article that Altru is not for sale.
  • Atlantic Health buys 7 urgent care locations in New Jersey

    Morristown, N.J.-based Atlantic Health System has purchased Immediate Care's seven urgent care locations from CentraState Healthcare System, Atlantic Health said March 3.
  • Hospital M&A update: 9 recent deals

    Nine deals involving health systems and hospitals have been announced, finalized or called off in the last two weeks:
  • Care New England: 'Our future is strong' despite merger rejection

    The CEO of Care New England said the health system is resilient after the Federal Trade Commission and state attorney general's rejection of its proposed merger with Lifespan, both based in Providence, R.I., The Boston Globe reported March 1.
  • Signify Health closes acquisition of Caravan Health

    Dallas, Texas-based Signify Health, a value-based healthcare platform, has completed its acquisition of Kansas City, Mo.-based Caravan Health, a company that works with accountable care organizations in population health management and value-based payment programs. 
  • NYU Langone, Long Island hospital make affiliation official

    New York City-based NYU Langone Health and East Patchogue, N.Y.-based Long Island Community Hospital have made their affiliation official after receiving state and federal approvals.
  • Nationwide Children's assumes ownership of Mercy Health-Children's Hospital

    Columbus, Ohio-based Nationwide Children's Hospital has taken over ownership of Toledo, Ohio-based Mercy Health-Children's Hospital, which will be named Nationwide Children's Hospital-Toledo.
  • University Health forms joint venture to operate 3 rehab hospitals

    San Antonio, Texas-based University Health has entered a joint venture with post-acute healthcare company PAM Health in an effort to expand access for University Health patients who need inpatient rehabilitation services after being discharged.
  • Piedmont acquires 3-hospital system

    University Health Care System, a three-hospital system in Augusta, Ga., officially joined Atlanta-based Piedmont Healthcare on March 1. Piedmont now comprises 19 hospitals. 
  • OSF HealthCare to purchase assets of closed Illinois hospital

    Peoria, Ill.-based OSF HealthCare has signed an exclusive letter of intent to purchase the real estate, medical equipment and other assets of the closed Galesburg (Ill.) Cottage Hospital.
  • Care New England to hold off on future deals

    Providence, R.I.-based Care New England said it's too early to make plans for future merger deals after the system and Lifespan withdrew their application to merge, The Providence Journal reported Feb. 24.
  • Prospective buyer of 2 Pennsylvania hospitals fails to post $1M bond by deadline

    Texas turnaround firm Canyon Atlantic Partners failed to post a $1 million bond required by a Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas judge to purchase two closed hospitals from West Reading, Pa.-based Tower Health, The Philadelphia Inquirer reported Feb. 25.
  • Lifespan, Care New England withdraw merger application

    The boards of Lifespan and Care New England — both based in Providence, R.I. — have decided to withdraw their merger application after the Federal Trade Commission made an announcement Feb. 17 to file suit to block the deal.
  • Judge approves sale of bankrupt hospital to healthcare district

    Pajaro Valley Healthcare District Project was approved by a bankruptcy judge to purchase Watsonville Community (Calif.) Hospital, KSBW reported Feb. 23.
  • 4 health system deals by the numbers

    Four deals between health systems have been recently announced or completed in the last few weeks.
  • StoneBridge Healthcare makes Care New England $550M purchase deal

    StoneBridge Healthcare, a financial turnaround company, submitted a bid to purchase Providence, R.I.-based Care New England Health System. 
  • Change Healthcare, UnitedHealth set Feb. 27 deadline for Justice Department to block deal

    UnitedHealth Group plans to close its acquisition of Change Healthcare on Feb. 27, meaning the Justice Department now has less than one week to intervene to block the deal, according to a Feb. 17 Securities and Exchange Commission filing.
  • Nonprofit wins bid to buy California hospital

    Pajaro Valley Healthcare District Project has won its bid to buy Watsonville (Calif.) Community Hospital after no other qualified bids were submitted by the deadline, The Pajaronian reported Feb. 21.
  • Consumer advocates warn against Yale New Haven's proposed merger

    Consumer advocates and public health analysts are speaking out against the Yale New Haven (Conn.) deal to buy two Connecticut health systems from Los Angeles-based Prospect Medical Holdings, NPR affiliate Connecticut Public Radio reported Feb. 20.