The Valuation of Hospitals

Part 2 of BVR's 2012 Online Symposium on Healthcare Valuation
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
12:00am-2:00am PT • 3:00am-5:00am ET
G. Don Barbo and Robert Mundy

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  1. At the time of the presentation the presenters suggest that most hospital transactions were driven primarily by:

  1. Downward pressures in the public hospital market were attributed to all of the following, except:

  1. Betas for publicly traded hospitals are typically:

  1. Which specialty physician practice did the presenters note were still of interest for hospitals making acquisitions:

  1. Why are primary care physician practices still most sought after by hospitals?

  1. From 2006 to 2010 the presenters observed median price to revenue and median price to EBITDA multiples in the hospital market had:

  1. "I would say, in general, once we have finished doing our valuation and put the cards on the table, for the most part, transactions are occurring around ___."

  1. Overall, the potential impact of health reform on acute care hospitals is:

  1. Health reform measures project to:

  1. Health reform measures affecting profitability and growth will have a negative impact on:

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