Section IV: Structural Alternatives

27. The Expanding Range of Strategic Alternatives Available in Hospital System Mergers and Acquisitions
By Rex Burgdorfer and Jordan Shields


28. Evaluating Opportunities for Government Sponsored Hospitals
By Alexandra Normington and Alex Voss


29. Protecting Corporate Value in Affiliation Transactions
By Joseph Cerreta and Jordan Shields


30. A Sustainable Growth Model: the Membership Substitution
By Rex Burgdorfer and Alex Voss


31. Hospital Joint Ventures Between Non-Profit and For-Profit Companies
By James Burgdorfer


32. The Hospital Joint Venture
By Barry Sagraves and Ken Marlow


33. Consolidation Transactions: Will They Make a Comeback?
By James Burgdorfer, Jordan Shields and Rex Burgdorfer