Acquisitions of Community Hospitals by Not for Profit and Profit Systems

This presentation was given by Chris Carnahan, President of Carnahan Group, and David Lewis, Chair, Health Care Practice Group of Miller & Martin PLLC, at the AHLA Physicians and Hospitals Law Institute on February 8-10, 2016. Mr. Carnahan and Mr. Lewis will highlight key differences between Fair Market Value and Fairness Opinions, the drives behind acquisitions of community hospitals, the legal considerations related to community hospital acquisitions and discuss structural options. They will also touch upon due diligence considerations from buyer and seller perspectives, completing the deal structure from Letter of Intent to full integration, any tax issues that may impact the deal, and obtaining necessary regulatory approval, including State Attorney General approval.