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NCPA rejects ‘merger mania’


WASHINGTON - The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) supports today’s hearing examining the consolidation in the healthcare marketplace, conducted by the House of Representatives Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law.

Has there been a free fall in M&A activity by the nationals?

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

You bet, says Dexter Braff.

In this latest sneak peek of The Braff Group M&A Insider, which will appear in the September issue of HME News, we take a look at deal trends by the nationals from 2001 to 2013.

Advanced Home Care adds Central Georgia Home Care


HIGH POINT, N.C. – Advanced Home Care and Macon, Ga.-based Central Georgia Home Care Services have merged, the providers announced this week.

VGM, The van Halem Group merge


WATERLOO, Iowa – The VGM Group and The van Halem Group have merged, allowing the member services organization to offer “an array of mission-critical professional services” related to audits.

The M&A Insider

Thursday, February 13, 2014

You may have noticed that The Braff Group Index on our Databank page in the print issue looks a little bit different these days.

M&A: ‘Protect the mothership’


ORLANDO, Fla. – All around us, HME companies are buying, selling, merging and generally moving forward with some sort of plan, says Jonathan Sadock.

Snippets from the Summit

Friday, August 16, 2013

I had two super interesting conference calls this week with the speakers for two panel discussions at the HME News Business Summit—one on big data; the other on life after the deal.

Report: M&A down in Q1 2013


DUBLIN, Ireland – Mergers and acquisitions in the medical equipment industry, along with asset transactions, were down 14% in the first quarter of 2013, according to a report from Research and Markets, a global market research firm.