Jun 29, 2011
From the Healthcare & Life Sciences Institute
Healthcare mergers are unlike those in any other industry. High emotion, political undertones, access concerns and stakeholder influences all play a significant role in shaping the outcome of mergers in healthcare.
Around the world and across different social, political and economic environments, there are a number of key lessons repeatedly cited by healthcare executives: focus on value, work with stakeholders, pay attention to planning and plan for long-term success.