Healthcare merger and acquisition activity likely to stay strong in 2016

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The landscape for post-acute and independent physician practice mergers and acquisitions looks to remain active for the remainder of 2016.  Much has to do with the inability for independent providers operating in a fragmented marketplace to provide value based care at a competitive rate with hospitals and health systems.

With volatility comes consolidation.  Uncertainties with the upcoming election is also playing a role in this activity.

http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20160101/MAGAZINE/301029931