Valuation is a complex process that requires a skillful blend of fundamental analysis, industry experience and sound judgment. The FTI Consulting Health Solutions Valuation Services team draws upon extensive expertise to provide conclusions that are both reasonable and supportable. Our professionals have provided valuation services to some of the largest for-profit and non-profit healthcare systems across the country. In addition, we have worked with many of the nation’s leading law firms on regulatory, transaction advisory and litigation matters.
Our Health Solutions Valuation Services team offers a broad range of valuation services designed to assist clients on issues related to regulatory compliance, transaction planning, strategic planning, tax compliance, financial reporting, and litigation/arbitration support. Whether you are entering into various physician-related agreements, contemplating a joint venture, acquisition or divestiture, or responding to a regulatory/compliance investigation, we provide the valuation services your organization needs.
Compensation Valuation Assessments
The recent increase in False Claims Act judgments and settlements over the past five years, as well as the increase in Qui Tam allegations related to potential Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute violations, has elevated the need for regulatory compliant arrangements. Our Health Solutions Valuation Services team provides fair market value and commercial reasonableness assessments related to the following arrangement types between healthcare entities (e.g., health systems, hospitals, academic medical centers, ambulatory surgery centers, diagnostic imaging centers, clinically-integrated networks, etc.) and providers:
Our professionals bring a combination of education, training and industry expertise to every healthcare valuation engagement to assist clients through the often confusing and convoluted regulatory landscape related to fair market value and commercially reasonable compensation. In order to ensure that clients receive the highest level of expertise, we stay abreast of legal and regulatory issues affecting healthcare valuations, including Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute, and Office of Inspector General Advisory Opinions.
Business Enterprise Valuation Assessments
The FTI Consulting Health Solutions Valuation Services team has significant experience and expertise valuing a wide variety of entities, ownership interests, tangible assets, and intangible assets. In all valuation engagements we rely on one or more of the three widely accepted approaches: income, market and cost approaches. As healthcare entities continue to search for strategic acquisitions and mergers to grow their footprint in the regional or national market and/or to assist in the delivery of quality coordinated patient care, the need for experience and expertise as it relates to the valuation of healthcare entities is paramount. We have provided valuation opinions related to the following healthcare entities: