Despite a slight decline in mergers and acquisitions in behavioral health, deal activity still remains strong in substance use disorders. Dexter Braff shared details as to why market interest remains so strong in this industry in a recent interview with Behavioral Healthcare Executive.
“We expected high-end residential treatment would begin to give way to lower cost residential and lower cost community-based services. This, in fact, has begun to happen. I will tell you that it follows suit with what we had expected four years ago, albeit at a substantially slower pace than what we had anticipated.”
– Dexter Braff