Teladoc Purchases Global Telemedicine Provider for $352MM

Teladoc, Inc. (NYSE: TDOC), acquired Spain-based Advance Medical, a leading virtual care provider outside of the United States. Teladoc completed the acquisition of Advance Medical on May 31, 2018, for a purchase price of $352 million, which consisted of approximately $292 million in cash and $60 million of Teladoc’s common stock. Under the terms of […]

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Happy Birthday, Brad (and Dirk)!

Today, ByrdAdatto celebrated Brad Adatto’s birthday by surprising him with cookies from Tiff’s Treats!  Join us in wishing Brad a very happy birthday! Brad happens to share a birthday with Mavs legend and future hall of famer, Dirk Nowitzki.  So please also join us in wishing Dirk a very happy birthday!

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Nurse Practitioner Demand Continues to Rise in the U.S.

The use of mid-level practitioners—nurse practitioners (“NPs”) and physician assistants (“PAs”)—continues to expand in the U.S. Merritt Hawkins, a national healthcare search and consulting firm specializing in recruitment, recently released the results of their annual review of physician and advanced practitioner recruiting.  In it, Merritt Hawkins found that NPs were the third most requested recruitment […]

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Alex Thiersch and Renee Coover to Speak at the AmSpa Next Level Leadership Conference in Maui

  AmSpa Founder and ByrdAdatto partner, Alex Thiersch, and ByrdAdatto attorney, Renee Coover, will be speaking at the AmSpa Next Level Leadership Conference in Maui on June 13 – 15.  The 3-day event focuses on the foundations of starting or growing a successful medical spa.  Day 1 will address the importance of leadership and provide […]

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Fraud and Abuse – Two Hospitals Implicated for Participation in Laboratory Arrangements.

Continuing the trend of heightened regulatory enforcement in the area of fraud and abuse and anti-kickback, two hospitals are also finding themselves at the center of controversy. In Texas, Bay Area Regional Medical Center (“BARMC”) has been implicated in medical billing fraud and anti-kickback violations as a result of its relationship with Dallas- and Houston-based […]

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Who are you Carrying this Memorial Day?

As a reminder, this Memorial Day Weekend Team ByrdAdatto will be participating in the 8th annual Carry The Load event to remember, honor, and celebrate the military, law enforcement, firefighters and rescue personnel who sacrificed their lives for our freedoms.  We hope you join us at the base camp or on the Katy Trail, and […]

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