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Envision to Sell to KKR for $9.9 Billion

We represented Envision Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: EVHC) in its definitive agreement to sell to KKR in an all-cash transaction for $9.9 billion, including debt. KKR will pay $46 per Envision share in cash to buy the company, marking a 32 percent premium to the company's volume-weighted average share price from November 1, when Envision announced it was considering its options. The transaction is expected to close the fourth quarter of 2018. Read more


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Dermatology, ophthalmology, radiology, urology…the list goes on. Yet, in any physician practice management transaction, there are six key considerations that apply and, if not carefully managed, can derail a transaction. Download the 6 Things to Know Before Buying a Physician Practice to keep your physician practice management transactions on track.

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Lucas B. Salyers

Associate

Nashville
(615) 742-7748 TEL
(615) 248-4065 FAX

Lucas B. Salyers

Associate

Nashville
(615) 742-7748 TEL
(615) 248-4065 FAX
Nashville
(615) 742-7748 TEL
(615) 248-4065 FAX

Luke Salyers is an associate in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Group. He primarily represents hospital systems and other healthcare providers in managed care disputes and risk management matters. In the managed care space, Luke helps clients stay abreast of the latest legal and business developments and resolve disputes through negotiation, arbitration and litigation.

Luke's practice involves:

  • Managed Care Disputes – Resolving disputes amongst providers, payors, benefit administrators, and vendors, focusing on disputes involving out-of-network claims, medical necessity denials, code editing policies, ERISA, prompt pay laws, and calculation of usual, customary, and reasonable charges.
  • Professional Liability and Risk Management – Defending healthcare providers in healthcare liability suits involving catastrophic injury, through both negotiation and litigation.
  • Consumer Protection Disputes – Defending companies in individual and purported class action lawsuits alleging violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act ("TCPA").

Luke also serves on the firm's Pro Bono Adoption Team. He earned his law degree from the University of Alabama School of Law and received a B.S.B.A. in Finance from Auburn University.

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American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA)

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