Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 15, 2011
As the healthcare system moves to incentivizing to contain patients’ costs, many are exploring acquisitions and partnerships to build cost-management platforms. A free webinar on Nov. 30, 2011, at 2 p.m. EST, will discuss the strategic, financial, legal and regulatory challenges and opportunities driving mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures in the post-acute care and healthcare services sectors.
Entitled “Future Drivers of Mergers and Acquisitions and Joint Venture in Healthcare Services,” the webinar is co-sponsored by post-acute care investment banking firm Wyatt Matas and national health care law firm Polsinelli Shughart.
The webinar presentation will enhance participants’ understanding of current M&A and JV trends and discuss the need for scale among providers; accountable care organizations and bundling; and providers’ aggressive changes to a more accountable business model. The panelists will also discuss opportunities and challenges in structuring relationships with hospitals and health systems as they seek post-acute care solutions.
Presenters represent thought leaders with significant and diverse experiences in the post-acute and healthcare services sectors, including:
- Chip Measells, Managing Partner, Wyatt Matas
- Jon Henderson, Shareholder, Polsinelli Shughart
- Alan Parver, Shareholder, Polsinelli Shughart
- Mark Sharp, Partner, BKD, LLP
- Richard W. Varalla, Managing Director, GE Healthcare Financial Services
If you are interested in having members of your team participate, please call Rob Downey at 202-618-4717 or reply to firstname.lastname@example.org for the dial-in information.
Who should attend:
- Care management providers
- Chronic care management organizations
- Disease management providers
- Healthcare call centers
- Hospitals and integrated healthcare systems
- Post acute care providers
- Practice management organizations
- Vendors to post acute care providers
About Wyatt Matas
Wyatt Matas is a healthcare investment banking firm providing strategic advice in the areas of mergers and acquisitions and capital raising. The partners are key advisors and sounding boards to healthcare executives, boards of directors and healthcare entrepreneurs considering complex strategic initiatives. While Wyatt Matas is an expert in managing and executing on merger and raising initiatives, their clients value the partners’ abilities to think strategically about the healthcare industry and their clients’ business challenges. Wyatt Matas has offices in Washington, DC, Charlottesville, VA, Atlanta, GA and Cleveland, OH.
About Polsinelli Shughart
With more than 570 attorneys, Polsinelli Shughart (http://www.polsinelli.com) is a national law firm that is a recognized leader in the areas of business law, financial services, real estate and business litigation. Serving corporate, institutional and individual clients, Polsinelli is redefining the business of law by sharing ideas, goals and outcomes with its clients. The firm builds enduring relationships by creating value through our legal services - with passion, ingenuity and a sense of urgency. The firm has offices located in Chicago; Dallas; Denver; Edwardsville; Jefferson City; Kansas City; Los Angeles; New York; Overland Park; Phoenix; Springfield; St. Joseph; St. Louis; Topeka; Washington, D.C.; and Wilmington, DE. In California, Polsinelli Shughart LLP.