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Health Care Transactions

Wednesday, May 01, 2019 - Friday, May 03, 2019
JW Marriott Nashville Hotel
Nashville, TN

Program Description

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This program is a unique opportunity to learn latest commercial developments, strategies and deal forecasts from noted experts. Gain insight into the business and legal issues involved in contemporary health care business transactions, including emerging care models, M&A trends, financing techniques, deal risk management strategies, post integration lessons, and many more. The program also provides attendees with invaluable networking opportunities with leading health care executives, attorneys, investment bankers, valuation experts and other health care consultants and advisors from across the country, who are recognized deal-makers and shakers in the health care community.

In-depth breakout session include:

  • Exploring New Frontiers: Evolving Alignment Options between Health Systems and Rural Hospitals
  • Private Equity vs. Health System Acquisitions of Physician Practices–Similarities and Differences in a Transaction
  • Inside Out and Upside Down: Preparing for Deep Dive Due Diligence in Health Care Transactions
  • That Ship Has Sailed…or Not? What Can Those Still Exploring Affiliation Learn from the Deals that Have Already Closed? and many more

The program begins on Wednesday, May 1 at 1:00 pm and ends Friday, May 3 at 12:45 pm.

Supporting Organization: Nashville Health Care Council and the Private Equity Association. Members of these organizations are eligible for the AHLA member registration rate ($250 off the non-member rate) using a promotion code.

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Program Materials

All materials will be available on a website prior to and after the program.

All registrants will receive an email a week prior to the program with a link to the materials. This website is for attendees only and is not posted to the public. You must have the direct link to the website. The email will come from AHLA Member Services. To ensure registrants receive this email and is not caught by a spam filter, please white list

Cancellation / Substitutions

Cancellations must be received in writing by April 19, 2019 and sent to Dorothy Johnson: Registration fee, minus the $125 administrative fee, will be refunded approximately 3-4 weeks following the program in the same form of tender as the original payment. Refunds will not be issued for cancellations received after the cancellation date, to include no-shows.

Substitutions will be accepted, in writing to AHLA (, up to 2 business days prior to the event date on a one time basis. Note, that the registration fee is based on AHLA membership status of the individual who actually attends the program. Non-member substitutes will be charged the fee difference if they are substituting for a member-discounted registration. An administrative fee of $125 will be charged for a substitution request.

Transfer to an upcoming event within one year of equal or higher value is available on a one time basis only, and should be received in writing to AHLA ( ) no later than 2 business days prior to the event. An administrative fee of $125 will be charged for a transfer request.

Thursday, May 02 | 12:00 PM - 01:15 PM

Continuing Education

CLE/MCLE: AHLA will be applying for 12.0 credits (including 2.0 ethics credits) for 60-minute states and approximately 14.4 (including 2.4 ethics credits) credits for 50-minute states. The number of credits approved may vary state to state.

CPE: This seminar will be worth approximately 14.0 CPE credits. AHLA is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417. NASBA's web site is located at

CCB: AHLA will be applying for 14.4 Compliance Certification Board (CCB) credits.

This program is designed to be an update on developments in the area of health law transaction issues. There are no prerequisites or advanced preparations required to register for this group live program. Those seeking accounting credits should be familiar with the basic concepts of law and terminology associated with this area in order to obtain the full educational benefit of this program.

Wednesday, May 01 | 05:05 PM - 06:05 PM
Thursday, May 02 | 07:00 AM - 07:50 AM
Thursday, May 02 | 05:05 PM - 06:05 PM


JW Marriott Nashville Hotel
201 8th Avenue South
Nashville, TN
(615) 291-8600
Online Reservation

Room Rates: $279 single/double occupancy
Hotel Cut-Off Date: Tuesday, April 9, 2019

The JW Marriott is going to sell out over our dates. If you did not get a room at the JW, we have secured a limited block of rooms at the Cambria Hotel. The Cambria is a very short walk from the JW. Please contact the hotel directly to reserve a room before April 12. Rooms are limited and may sell out before April 12th.

Cambria Hotel Nashville Downtown
118 8th Avenue South
Nashville, TN
Walking distance from JW Marriott
Rate: $259

Booking instructions for guests or attendees:
Guests will be able to use the booking link below to secure a room reservation or you can call the hotel reservations number, 888-223-1458, to make a room reservation. If calling, please request the rate established for the program (AHLA_American Health Lawyers Assn).

Below is a list of hotels near the JW Marriott. Please contact hotels directly for availability and rates.


Official Travel Provider ATC (ATC Travel Management)
ATC is available for reservations from 8:30 am until 8:00 pm Eastern, Monday through Friday.

Discounts and Services:

  • Up to 5% off applicable classes of service for tickets purchased prior to the meeting.
  • Discounts apply for travel for AHLA 2019 meetings, discounts available 3 days pre/post meeting start/end dates.

Book online at and provide the Meeting Code NMR3Q, or call Delta reservation Desk at 800-328-1111 and provide the Meeting Code.

Restrictions apply. *Service fees apply to ticketed reservations. You may also call your own agency or the vendors directly and refer to the following ID numbers:

Alamo Car Rentals:
Book online at and provide the CD number CD#LEADERS or call Alamo at 844-354-6962 and provide the CD number.

Hertz Car Rentals:
Book online at and provide the CD number CD#1170024 or call Hertz at 800-654-3131 and provide the CD number.

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  • Coker Group
  • HealthCare Appraisers Inc.
  • Huron Consulting Group
  • JTaylor
  • LBMC
  • Ntracts LLC
  • Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting
  • PYA
  • Realty Trust Group
  • SullivanCotter
  • Veralon Partners
  • VMG Health
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