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View Medicaid providers as investment opportunities

Patrick Pilch and Karen Meador

Medicaid reimbursement won’t be the only factor evaluated by savvy private equity investors in behavioral health.Care coordination and shared savings arrangements stand to add value.

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Molina buys mental health providers

September 3, 2015     Julie Miller, Editor in Chief
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A large Medicaid managed care organization is acquiring two behavioral health providers, further evidence of an industry trend.

View Medicaid providers as investment opportunities

August 26, 2015     Patrick Pilch and Karen Meador
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Medicaid reimbursement won’t be the only factor evaluated by savvy private equity investors in behavioral health.Care coordination and shared savings arrangements stand to add value.

Our destination is dignity

August 26, 2015     Ron Manderscheid, PhD
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With the clarion cry, “Our destination is dignity,” they set out across the National Mall in Washington, D.C. The Destination Dignity March proved to be a landmark event in the annals of American mental health.

Universal Health Services acquires 4 UK hospitals

August 19, 2015     Julie Miller, Editor in Chief
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Universal Health Services has acquired Alpha Hospitals Holdings, which adds 305 beds and four hospitals to the organization’s Cygnet Health Care family in the UK.

Entrepreneur launches 1-800 Addicts

August 18, 2015    
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Jason Brian hopes 1-800 Addicts will prove to be an alternative for treatment facilities that have arguably suffered harm from ethically questionable marketing practices.

Vendome Healthcare acquires Ben Franklin Institute

August 14, 2015     Julie Miller, Editor in Chief
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Vendome Healthcare, parent company of Behavioral Healthcare, has announced the acquisition of the Ben Franklin Institute (BFI), a respected provider of addiction and behavioral healthcare education information. 

Seabrook House continues outpatient growth

August 14, 2015     Gary A. Enos, Editor
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Seabrook House continues to expand its outpatient addiction service offerings in New Jersey, announcing the opening of a fourth facility site and plans for a fifth location.

CleanSlate expands to address opioid crisis

August 13, 2015     Julia Brown, Associate Editor
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In Massachusetts, CleanSlate is working collaboratively to address a widely acknowledged need for opioid treatment services.

National demo aims to update clinic pay scale

August 12, 2015     Brian Albright
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A SAMHSA grant program for certified behavioral health clinics creates a new prospective payment system that could change the way services are delivered.

Odyssey makes first two acquisitions

August 10, 2015     Julie Miller, Editor in Chief
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Pasadena Villa and Lifeskills of South Florida are the private-equity backed organization's first two acquisitions, with more expected.

Your iPhone is obsolete and so is integration as we know it

August 10, 2015     Linda Rosenberg
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Ten years ago, it never occurred to me to want my email, photos and the Internet with me at all times, but now, I can’t live without my iPhone. Today, we’re working together to reinvent integrated care. Ten years from now, just imagine what we...