It's About Time | By Kim Bellard, February 16, 2018

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Five Top Healthcare M&A Trends by the Numbers

  1. 115 transactions announced in 2017, the highest number in recent history
  2. 11 transactions involve sellers with net revenues of $1 billion or greater, representing the largest number of mega-deals ever recorded
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Source: Kaufman Hall

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-Seema Verma
Administrator, CMS


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