Whether you are acquiring a physician practice or another acute care facility, studying the effects that reimbursement can play on a successful acquisition should be a critical step in your due diligence. This session will walk you through the potential reimbursement advantages or disadvantages of the consolidation occurring in the healthcare industry from the perspective of an acquirer. Critical access hospitals to large integrated health systems will gain useful knowledge on best practice structuring of acquisitions and subsequent reimbursement issues. Don’t forget your reimbursement hat at the negotiating table.
At the conclusion of this discussion, participants will be able to:
- Describe the merger and acquisition environment of the healthcare industry
- List the critical steps in due diligence on reimbursement factors in mergers
- Discuss the role of reimbursement issues in structuring acquisitions
Presenters | Leader of Plante Moran’s national hospital and health systems practice Matt Weekley and team member Will Sharp. Team member Sara Bing will moderate.