Big trends in ASC M&A – hospital, ASC chain and private equity

Written by Laura Dyrda / Becker’s ASC Review  / April 23, 2019

Matthew Searles is a partner with Merritt Healthcare, an ASC management and development firm that works with centers nationwide.

Mr. Searles will share his expertise as a speaker at the Becker’s ASC 26th Annual Meeting: The Business and Operations of ASCs, Oct. 24-26, 2019 in Chicago. To learn more and register, click here. For more information about exhibitor and sponsor opportunities, contact Maura Jodoin at 

He has experience assisting in the sale of surgery centers and surgical hospitals, as well as working with health systems acquiring outpatient facilities. Here, he discusses the ASC transaction landscape.

Question: What are the top two to three trends you’re seeing in ASC M&A today?

Matthew Searles: Consolidation of healthcare services and broad interest in accessing the entire continuum of care as a mechanism to accommodate value-based payment models.

Continue reading on Becker’s ASC review…

Leave a comment

© 2020 Merritt Healthcare Advisors. All Rights Reserved.

*Principals of Merritt Healthcare (“Merritt”) acted in their capacity as registered representatives of Burch & Company, Inc. (“BCI”), 4151 N. Mulberry Dr., Ste. 235, Kansas City, MO 64116, member FINRA/SIPC. Merritt principals are licensed investment banking agents of BCI. All services requiring a securities license are performed through BCI. BCI & Merritt are unaffiliated entities.