Although the recent acquisitions by Dell and Xerox were headline news, mergers and acquisition activities among healthcare IT companies was actually down compared with the two previous quarters according to Healthcare Growth Partners:
According to the article, “Although challenges remain, Healthcare Growth Partners believes the health I.T. mergers and acquisition market likely bottomed out during the second and third quarters. Activity now should increase as vendors attempt to augment growth to meet investor expectations.”
So, Mark, care to guess what announcement we might see over the next 12 to 24 months?