Health Care Deal News- January 21, 2013 - 2012 M&A = Maybe & Almost-- Year posts 1,063 deals, But Only $143.3 Billion Total Spend, Apollo Hospitals Group Agreed to Sell its Outsourcing Business


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January 21, 2013 Issue:


  1. Recent Health Care M&A Deals 
  2. 2012 M&A = Maybe & Almost--
    Year Posts 1,063 Deals, But Only $143.3 Billion Total Spend
  3. Spotlight on: E-Health
  4. Webcast Calendar


Recent Health Care M&A Deals





Horizon Care

Educare Services






Highmark Inc.

West Penn Allegheny Health System

$621.25 million







GSI Group Inc.

NDS Surgical Imaging

$82.5 million

Stryker Corp.

Trauson Holdings Co.

$98.5 million





Centene Corporation

Specialty Therapeutic Care Holdings, Inc.

$152 million

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2012 M&A = Maybe & Almost--
Year posts 1,063 deals, But Only $143.3 Billion Total Spend

Busy, but not the best. That’s how 2012 looks now that it is receding in the rear view mirror. While 2011 boasted strong results in health care mergers and acquisitions—a healthy gain in dollar volume over the year before and slightly lower deal volume—2012 went the opposite direction, with the highest deal volume since 2007 but the lowest total dollars spent since 2003.....Read more


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Our team of experts at The Health Care M&A Information Source has been working around the clock to bring you the inside scoop on the latest in the health care M&A market. Our newest M&A reports are loaded with crucial transaction information, current and historic, to help you make smart investment decisions in these health care sectors: Biotechnology; Home Health and Hospice; Hospital; Managed Care; Medical Device; Not-for-Profit Health Care; and Pharmaceutical.


Spotlight on: E-Health
Apollo Hospitals Group agreed to sell its outsourcing business, Apollo Health Street, based in Hyderabad, India, to Sutherland Global Services in Rochester, New York, for $184 million. Sutherland, an independent business process outsourcer, is expanding its healthcare provider and payer services. Apollo Health Street supports U.S. hospitals, doctors and health plans, and also addresses the changes created by ongoing health care reforms in the U.S.....Read more

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