The last decade has brought challenges to health systems across the U.S. that include changing reimbursement models, increased reporting and compliance requirements for value-based initiatives, and other administrative burdens that have resulted in shrinking margins. In fact, operating margins for many systems are under 3 percent , leading many organizations to partner with other providers to maintain market share and achieve new economies of scale. In 2018 alone, there were 803 healthcare mergers and […]