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GHS was honored to be a sponsor at Restoration Atlanta’s 2018 Gala last night. Restoration Atlanta (RATL) is a non-profit that serves women and children transitioning out of homelessness. GHS Managing Director Dana Hamric serves on the board of RATL and GHS Executive Managing Director Todd Perman served as a co-host for the event. Our team is proud to support RATL’s immersive mission that “being with” is more impactful than “doing for” families in need.

For more information and to donate, please visit http://restorationatl.org/.

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Article commentary by: Eric Murphy, Global Healthcare Services

South Dade Neonatology is an established group that has been providing neonatology services in the South Florida region for 20 years. They have 33 physicians and a strong support staff that services nine regional hospitals in the area. Partnering with MEDNAX will provide stability and continue their growth.

South Dade Neonatology

  • Headquarters: Miami, FL

  • Number of Beds: N/A

  • Industry: Hospital / Inpatient Services

  • Services: Healthcare Services

  • Acquired By: MEDNAX

  • Acquisition Date: October 10, 2018

  • Type: Merger / Acquisition

  • Deal Amount: Not Disclosed

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The Global Healthcare Services' Fall 2018 U.S. Healthcare Market Update written by GHS team members Todd Perman, Eric Murphy, and Will Burnette was published this month in Commercial Observer. The comprehensive report discusses the current state of the U.S. healthcare market, with special insight on the medical office investment market, healthcare M&A activity, and the Northeast market.

To download GHS' Fall 2018 U.S. Healthcare Market Update, please click here.

Article written by Commercial Observer, November 12, 2018

According to a recent report by Newmark Knight Frank, during 2017, medical office properties across the nation valued at $13.3 billion changed ownership, well above the $10.8 billion in 2016. 2018 has seen a decline in nati...

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Our GHS Atlanta team got in the Halloween spirit by participating in a costume contest! Congratulations to our Financial Analyst, Tina Sui, for her winning costume!

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Article commentary by: Garth Hogan, Executive Managing Director, Global Healthcare Services

It was an honor to attend the annual Knight Frank Healthcare Properties Dinner and Charity to raise money for the Matt Hampson Foundation at the Marriott Grosvenor Square Hotel in London earlier this month. The event sold out months prior and was attended by over 400 healthcare executives from around the globe. Knight Frank’s healthcare team, led by Julian Evans, hosted the evening's activities, which included the launch of the 2019 Luxury Care Home Guide and the Luxury Home award winners. Special guests Olympic Gold Medalist and Tour de France winner Sir Bradley Wiggins and Will Carling entertained the guests. Our U.S. clients always benefit...

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Article commentary by: Will Burnette, Global Healthcare Services

112 medical office building transactions closed in August, totaling over $994 million or 3.6 million square feet. California had the most medical office building transactions with 15 (13.4% of total), followed by Texas with 14 (12.5% of total). The average deal size was $10.4 million. Everest Healthcare Properties' $108.2 million acquisition of the Rendina Healthcare MOB was the largest transaction during August. Catalyst was the greatest buyer by volume purchasing 19 properties at just over $150 million.

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(Source: Real Capital Analytics, Inc.)

Article written by: Thomas, October 24, 2018

As the health care construction industry heads into 2019, two key challenges impede the growing market: increasing demand for medical office space and the rising costs of securing, building, or maintaining such spaces.

Demographic changes necessitate more medical office space, while rising health care construction costs are difficult to offset. Modular solutions solve these challenges and deliver needed space cost-effectively... Read the full article here.

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Article written by: Andrew Rossow, Forbes, October 22, 2018

“I don’t want to take an ambulance because it's too expensive.”

In times of medical emergency, an ambulance ride of just a few miles can cost thousands of dollars, and a lot of it may not be covered by insurance. That is the mindset of many consumers and patients today who would rather use ride-sharing services, than hospital-provided medical services. Why? Fear. It’s expensive and often, life-changing. People would rather use these services, simply to avoid having their entire financial world crumble to the ground.

With the emergence of blockchain technology, artificial intelligence (A.I.), and encryption, the health-care industry is now in the middle of a ...

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Article commentary by: Eric Murphy, Global Healthcare Services

Centegra Health System, which has 4,000 employees and more than 200 physician and allied health professionals, specializes in cancer and emergency care. Centegra was acquired by Northwestern Memorial Hospital on September 1, 2018. The combination of Northwestern Memorial and Centegra will provide patients with academic medicine and community-based care.

Centegra Health System

  • Headquarters: McHenry, IL

  • Number of Beds: N/A

  • Industry: Hospital / Inpatient Services

  • Services: Healthcare Services

  • Acquired By: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

  • Acquisition Date: September 1st 2018

  • Type: Merger / Acquisition

  • Deal Amount: Not Disclosed

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Article commentary by: Will Burnette, Global Healthcare Services

Fifty medical office building transactions closed in the month of July, totaling over $730 million or 1.6 million square feet. Texas had the most medical office building transactions with 10 (20% of total), followed by Florida with 8 (16% of total). The average deal size was $14.9 million. LaSalle’s $404.7 million acquisition of Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza in Houston was the largest transaction during the month of July. LaSalle was also the largest buyer in terms of dollars.

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(Source: Real Capital Analytics, Inc.)

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