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Business Roundup: M&A Activity Down Slightly in First Half of 2014
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Hospital and health system mergers and acquisitions dropped slightly in the first six months of 2014 but not enough to suggest any stalling of the industry-wide trend toward consolidation, KaufmanHall consultants say. In the first of 2014, 43 hospital/health system M&As were announced, compared with 46 in the first half of 2013, says Kit Camholz, managing director with Kaufman Hall.