The Healthcare Insights management team has built an exceptional platform that has been ranked by KLAS as the industry’s top provider of budgeting solutions in the healthcare sector for the past four years...
Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 18, 2015
Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, is pleased to announce its role in advising Healthcare Insights, LLC (Healthcare Insights) on its acquisition by Premier, Inc.
Premier, headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., is a healthcare improvement company, uniting an alliance of approximately 3,400 U.S. hospitals and 110,000 other providers to transform healthcare. With integrated data and analytics, collaboratives, supply chain solutions, and advisory and other services, the company enables better care and outcomes at a lower cost.
Healthcare Insights, founded in 2000, provides hospitals and healthcare systems with integrated financial management software solutions, including budgeting, forecasting, labor productivity and cost analytic capabilities. Healthcare Insights’ customer base includes over 7,500 users across over 200 facilities.
The strategic combination will enable the combined company to better serve hospital and health system clients as a partner in improving their clinical, operational, and financial performance, and help them deliver more efficient, higher quality care. Ziegler’s corporate finance team acted as a financial advisor to Healthcare Insights for this transaction.
Andy Colbert, Managing Director in Ziegler’s corporate finance healthcare practice, commented, “The Healthcare Insights management team has built an exceptional platform that has been ranked by KLAS as the industry’s top provider of budgeting solutions in the healthcare sector for the past four years. We are thrilled to have represented Healthcare Insights’ shareholders in this transaction. This transaction is representative of the strong interest in best-in-class enterprise analytics solutions as the provider industry shifts towards a value-driven care model that is driving an increased need for financial accountability.”
Ziegler’s Corporate Finance team is focused on delivering best-in-class advisory and financing solutions for companies and organizations across the healthcare industry. In our core practice areas of healthcare services, information technology, hospitals and senior living, Ziegler is one of the most active M&A firms offering innovative sell-side, buy-side, recapitalization/restructuring, equity private placement and strategic partnering services.
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The Ziegler Companies, Inc., together with its affiliates (Ziegler), is a privately held, specialty investment bank with unique expertise in complex credit structures and advisory services. Nationally, Ziegler is ranked as one of the leading investment banking firms in its specialty sectors of healthcare, senior living, religion, and education, as well as general municipal and structured finance. Headquartered in Chicago, IL with regional and branch offices throughout the U.S., Ziegler provides its clients with capital raising, corporate finance, FHA/HUD, strategic advisory services and research. Ziegler serves institutional and individual investors through its wealth management and capital markets distribution channels.
Certain comments in this news release represent forward-looking statements made pursuant to the provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. This client’s experience may not be representative of the experience of other clients, nor is it indicative of future performance or success. The forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, in particular, the overall financial health of the securities industry, the strength of the healthcare sector of the U.S. economy and the municipal securities marketplace, the ability of the Company to underwrite and distribute securities, the market value of mutual fund portfolios and separate account portfolios advised by the Company, the volume of sales by its retail brokers, the outcome of pending litigation, and the ability to attract and retain qualified employees.
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