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New CMS rules impact healthcare valuations

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released a final rule that modernizes and clarifies the regulations that implemented the Medicare physician self-referral statute (the Stark Law).

Home health and hospice sector bouncing back, per Levin study

Deal volume in the home health and hospice sector accelerated in the third quarter of 2020, up 120%, with 22 publicly announced transactions, compared with 10 acquisitions in the second quarter of 2020, according to data from HealthCareMandA.com and Deal Search Online.

Senior healthcare M&A hits new low in 3Q20, per Levin

The number of publicly announced seniors housing and care acquisitions in the third quarter of 2020 fell to a new recent low, with 58 deals announced, based on new acquisition data from Irving Levin Associates.

Ups and downs in healthcare M&A, per Levin data

Different sectors in healthcare experienced different levels of mergers and acquisitions activity in the third quarter of 2020, according to new acquisition data from Irving Levin Associates.

New guide to pathology compensation arrangements

HealthCare Appraisers has released its Comprehensive Guide to Pathology Arrangements, which provides an overview of key concepts and terminology used in pathology as well as a more in-depth description of the most common pathology service arrangements.

BVR Briefing – The Real Story of COVID-19 For Valuation and Litigation Experts

September 2020 PDF

Mark Dietrich

Business Valuation Resources, LLC

Healthcare valuation expert Mark Dietrich (Mark O. Dietrich CPA, PC) has done over a hundred hours of research digging into the “science” of COVID-19—its origin, how it spreads, protection methods, testing, and other issues. You might wonder what all of this has to do with the valuation and financial community.  The answer is that for the economy to recover, these matters must be understood.  Learn more >>

Healthcare Valuation Townhall: Four Expert Panel on Covid-19 Impacts and Beyond

Bring your questions as leading experts Jerry Chang, Mark Deitrich, James Lloyd and Todd Sorensen have a conversation about the critical issues impacting healthcare. Covid-19 has impacted the healthcare industry in unique ways, and those valuation experts who practice in this high regulation environment know it is critical to keep up to date about the most pressing issues. Covering a wide range of issues from four perspectives this event delivers the insight you need in ...

Healthcare Valuation in the Corona Virus Era: That Was Then, This Is Now

COVID-19 has impacted perhaps no industry in such a complex way as healthcare. Join Mark Dietrich in this discussion of items to consider before you forecast the likely impact on the healthcare industry of the current crisis. First, it is necessary to understand where the industry was before COVID-19 and then to understand what the crisis revealed about the allocation of resources. Second, you need to consider where future spending will be directed and how ...

Valuing Rural Healthcare Clinics

Rural health clinics (RHCs) are specially certified entities that were created to increase access to primary care services for patients located in rural communities. Demand for rural health services is expected to increase in the coming years due to the aging baby boomer population and its status as potential acquisition targets by nonprofit healthcare organizations seeking to meet their charitable mission. The number of transactions involving RHCs is expected to increase, creating an opportunity for ...

Healthcare M&A activity in 4Q19, per Levin reports

Several recent reports from Irving Levin & Associates examined healthcare M&A activity in various sectors for the fourth quarter of 2019 versus the third quarter.

Navigating Healthcare’s New Path: Valuing Care Coordination and Alternate Care Delivery Models

Care coordination and alternate care delivery models are more present than ever in healthcare. Care coordination involves deliberately organizing patient care activities and sharing information among all of the participants concerned with a patient's care to achieve safer and more effective care. Valuing these companies involves understanding the healthcare model, and the rules and pending regulations that may impact value. Join Jason Ruchaber for the rules, methods and examples you need to have to coordinate ...

Reconciling FMV with Investment Value: What’s Up with the Proposed Redefinition of FMV by Healthcare Regulators?

In October, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its newly proposed updates to the Stark regulations that included an overhaul of the definition of fair market value (FMV) for regulatory compliance purposes. Surprisingly, CMS pointed to a whole new framework for FMV and valuation practice in general. To help practitioners prepare for the new paradigm, Tim Smith will do a deep dive into the proposed redefinition of FMV and how CMS now ...

Business Valuation Update Yearbook, 2020 Edition

January 2020 Hardcover, PDF

BVR (editor)

Business Valuation Resources, LLC

BVR has you covered with the Business Valuation Update Yearbook 2020. This newest edition from the publishers of Business Valuation Update covers the year’s most groundbreaking and thought-provoking advancements in business valuation, and more. This critical desktop reference keeps you ahead of your peers with on-the-ground reporting from valuation experts, thought-leaders, and BVR’s editorial team. Learn more >>

Regulatory Considerations Affecting Tax-Exempt Healthcare Entities

In addition to IRS and taxation considerations, tax-exempt healthcare entities must comply with the same federal and state regulations regarding the transfer of property or services as for-profit entities. Outlined in The BVR/AHLA Guide to Healthcare Industry Finance and Valuation, 4th edition, the chapter author Robert F. Reilly, MBA, CPA/ABV/CFF, provides a brief overview of some of the regulatory considerations that a valuation analyst should be aware of in property or services transfer transactions.

Healthcare Valuation Legal Check Up: Top Issues, Cases, and Hot Topics

Regulatory scrutiny of health care arrangements and fair market value is at an all-time high. In this webinar Joe Wolfe will discuss top issues, cases and hot topics in health care valuation from an attorney’s perspective. The webinar will cover key regulatory requirements (Stark, Anti-Kickback, tax exemption), enforcement trends, developing best practices for structuring appraisal engagements and potential pitfalls in reviewing and drafting written FMV opinions. Joe Wolfe will also discuss recent government guidance on ...

A Script for Pharmacy Valuation

The U.S. healthcare industry is very large, complex, and changing rapidly. This highly regulated industry is also a significant user of valuation services, primarily to support transactions, contracting, and internal strategic planning purposes. The importance of consummating transactions within fair market value cannot be overstated, as the alternative can result in substantial financial consequences to the parties involved. As such, advisors need to know the operational and valuation issues associated with healthcare entities so they ...

Top questions valuators should be prepared to answer when valuing a healthcare business

In BVR’s recent webinar, The Devil in the Valuation Details: Top 10 Questions Lawyers and Healthcare Organizations Ask, experts Jessica Stack and Denise Palencik (both of Veralon) covered the top 10 questions that valuation analysts should be prepared to answer when valuing a healthcare business. Here, we summarize five of the questions and answers.

The Due Diligence Imperative in the Era of Value-Based Reimbursement

With the emergence of value-based reimbursement, such as accountable care organizations (ACOs), clinically integrated networks (CINs), and bundled payment models, which rely on achieving the “Triple Aim” of healthcare at lower cost, U.S. hospitals and other service providers are increasingly looking to change how services are being delivered by seeking more collaborative relationships with physicians. The rise of these emerging healthcare organizations (EHOs) to address value-based reimbursement initiatives has led to a growing number of ...

ASC benchmarking study released

The median EBITDA margin for an ambulatory surgery center (ASC) is 20%, according to the “2019 ASC Benchmarking Survey” from HealthCare Appraisers Inc.

The Devil in the Valuation Details: Top 10 Questions Lawyers and Healthcare Organizations Ask

© 2019 Business Valuation Resources, LLC. All Rights Reserved. July 31, 2019 Webinar Handbook The Devil in the Valuation Details: Top 10 Questions Lawyers and Healthcare Organizations Ask Part of BVR’s Special Series presented by the BVR/AHLA Guide to Healthcare Industry Finance and Valuation Featuring: Denise Palencik, CVA, Veralon Jessica Stack, MBA, Veralon The Devil in the Valuation Details: Top 10 Questions Lawyers and Healthcare Organizations Ask Please note: This Handbook does not qualify for ...

Key challenges facing hospitals and what you need to know before valuing them

Hospital valuations require a thorough understanding of the industry and, specifically, the challenges and opportunities related to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and overall transformation within the healthcare industry. In BVR’s publication, Guide to Ancillary Healthcare Services Valuation, contributors G. Don Barbo and Robert M. Mundy cover some of the top challenges hospitals face and how these challenges have changed the way hospitals conduct business.

When the marriage is over, what is the physician practice worth?

When a physician gets divorced, the value of his or her ownership interest in the practice is often included as an asset for property distribution purposes. In the BVR/AHLA Guide to Healthcare Industry Finance and Valuation, contributing author Stacey D. Udell dives into how the value of a physician practice is based on the valuator’s informed judgment applied to the specific facts and circumstances.

New edition of ASC valuation survey released

Valuation multiples for controlling interests in ambulatory service centers (ASCs) are increasing, according to the “2019 ASC Valuation Survey” from HealthCare Appraisers Inc.

How the Healthcare Industry Misuses and Abuses Survey Data

Compensation survey data do not provide a complete and precise depiction of the physician marketplace for any physician deal. The authors debunk the current “survey says” paradigm and provide the foundation for a completely new standard for the fair market value of physician clinical compensation.

With Great Value Comes Great Responsibility: Valuing Physician Compensation

The U.S. healthcare industry is very large, complex, and changing rapidly. This highly regulated industry is also a significant user of valuation services. “Fair market value” opinions are commonly requested in connection with various physician compensation arrangements, and failure to consummate transactions at fair market value can result in substantial financial consequences. As such, healthcare advisors need to know the valuation and compliance issues associated with various physician compensation arrangements so they can drive value ...

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