• Why major ASC chains are primed to dominate the market

    Thirty percent of the ASC industry is owned and operated by big surgery center chains, according to VMG Health's "Annual Healthcare M&A Report 2023."
  • 18 statistics on ASC valuations

    ASC valuation multiples have been fluctuating in transactions over the last year, according to a report from VMG Health's Annual Healthcare M&A Report 2023.
  • Why Optum's lack of 'checks and balances' concern 1 CEO

    According to Michael Meyers, president and CEO of Manhasset, N.Y.-based medtech company Meyers & Gerard Medical, Optum's quick growth and acquisition of physician groups is a cause for concern. 
  • Optum's strength in 5 stats

    Optum, parent company of ASC chain SCA Health, is the largest employer of physicians in the country. 
  • Dr. Amish Oza buys former Midwest Spine & Pain building for $1.85M

    Amish Oza, MD, medical director of Marion, Ohio-based Midwest Internal Associates, has purchased an 8,500-square-foot medical office building that formerly housed Midwest Spine & Pain for $1.85 million, according to a June 1 report from Columbus Business First.
  • Consolidation in the ASC industry: 3 stats to know 

    Although the ASC industry is slowly consolidating, the industry as a whole has remained independent amid increasing healthcare consolidation. 
  • USPI in 5 stats

    Dallas-based United Surgical Partners International is the largest ASC chain in the country. 
  • Healthcare is increasingly consolidating: 10 new partnerships to know

    Here are 10 new partnerships between healthcare organizations, physician groups and more to know, as reported by Becker's in May.
  • Orlando Health buys medical office building from Walgreens for $4.1M

    Orlando (Fla.) Health has purchased a two-story medical office building from pharmaceutical chain Walgreens for $4.1 million, according to a May 31 report from the Orlando Business Journal.
  • Medical office investor buys undeveloped Arkansas plot for $6.1M

    About 9.3 acres of undeveloped commercial land in Rogers, Ark., has sold for $6.1 million to medical office building investor Prime Medical Investment, an affiliate of Texas-based Prime Healthcare Properties, according to a May 30 report from Talk Business & Politics.
  • Northwell Health to occupy 16K-square-foot ASC at Walmart-anchored shopping center

    New Hyde Park, N.Y.-based Northwell Health is set to fill three open spaces at a Yaphank, N.Y., strip mall anchored by a 198,000-square-foot Walmart Supercenter, according to a May 25 report from The Real Deal.
  • The 'real' danger of consolidation

    Anthony Sclafani, MD, director of facial plastic surgery and otolaryngology professor at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City, joined Becker's to discuss the benefits — and disadvantages — of consolidation.
  • Retail giants snap up clinic market share: 5 things to know

    As care delivery continues to become more consumer-centric, several big retailers are looking to secure a place in the retail clinic market, according to a May 18 blog post from Definitive Healthcare.
  • 3 major ASC moves in 3 weeks

    Here are three big ASC moves that Becker's has reported on since April 28: 
  • Connecticut health system acquires 2 ASCs, can't charge facility fees 

    Hartford HealthCare has been approved to acquire two ASCs in Connecticut, the Hartford Business Journal reported May 12. 
  • AmSurg to buy Envision's ASCs

    Following plans to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, Envision Healthcare reached a restructuring agreement with its stakeholders.
  • Will independent ASCs go extinct?

    ASCs around the country are facing reimbursements that are not keeping up with the rising cost of living, leading to a declining number of truly independent, physician-owned ASCs. 
  • The pros and cons of consolidation

    Michael Davis, MD, surgical director and chief of urology at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center in Albuquerque, joined Becker's to evaluate the benefits — and downsides — of the growing trend of consolidation in healthcare.
  • ASC Transactions: Don’t Forget About Your ASC Real estate

    How to increase your total ASC value
  • Orlando Health buys $7.38M medical office building

    Orlando (Fla.) Health has purchased another medical office building near its main campus for $7.38 million, according to a May 8 report from local news station WFTV and the Orlando Business Journal. 

Featured Webinars

Featured Whitepapers

Featured Podcast