Dentistry

 

European Dental Group “up for sale soon”

HBI hears that pan-European and dentist-led European Dental Group (EDG) could be up for sale soon. HBI takes a look at the business and possible pricing at a time when dentistry continues to be a hot ticket.

HBI 2022: Rosy future for dentistry, despite resurfacing threats

Pre-Covid, dentistry was seen as one of the hot tickets of healthcare services, largely unconsolidated, and attracting huge interest, not least from private equity. Covid took its toll but as the threat from the pandemic recedes in Europe, the focus has shifted back onto the opportunities in the sector – and onto other, longer-lasting problems like staffing, training, and the threat of recession. Despite these threats, according to a panel at HBI 2022, the future for the sector looks bright.

Why Westminster NHS systems fail

Profound pessimism about NHS plans for integrated health and with NHS systems in the UK and Canada was on display from academics at the European Health Policymakers Group which celebrated its 21st year in an afternoon looking at what the group had learnt studying Beveridge (NHS) and Bismarckian (statutory insurer) models.

The Truth about AI

Has AI delivered for healthcare – yet? In this session we’ll explore what we know about AI today and how we can best shape our thinking about AI as a tool in the transformation toolkit. Through case studies we’ll look at scenarios where AI is delivering impact, providing a deep-dive into the practicalities of implementation. […]

Building Digital Health Ecosystems

Digital health ecosystems will be the future of healthcare – are you ready? In essence, as a digital one-stop shop for patients to access healthcare services and manage their own health, it requires a collaborative approach and the formation of new partnership models. In this session we’ll examine what is exactly meant by a ‘digital […]

Dentistry

The effects of Covid-19 have had a more lasting impact in dentistry vs other sectors. We’ll ask our panel to outline the next opportunities for growth. How are operators adapting and innovating to drive down costs? How important will B2C business models be in the future? How quickly can more complex proceedures be sold to […]

2022 Health Care M&A Landscape

2021 has been a record year for deal activity and IPOs. But as multiples hit a ceiling, what will happen in 2022? Investors are keeping a watchful eye on inflation, rising wages, energy bills, and overall increased costs of living. The war in Ukraine, sanctions on Russian companies, particularly oil and gas has only added to market […]

Investing in Europe

What do investors think about key sectors and valuations in Europe? How are concerns about increasing inflation rates impacting valuations? What impact are the ongoing healthcare reforms in the wake of the pandemic having on investment? Speakers include:Martin Henrichs, Managing Director – Head of Healthcare EMEA, UBS Anja Bickelmaier, Co Head of Healthcare, Triton Partners […]

Investing in Emerging Markets

These offer massive opportunities, but, all too often, very high valuations. The panel will explore values and where they are heading. What is the greenfield alternative? What role will the for-profit sector have in delivering care in the future? Speakers include: Dr Amit Varma, Managing Partner, Quadria Capital Investment Management Dr Biju Mohandas, Partner, LeapFrog […]

It’s all about the Patient Experience…

Digitalisation has forced a paradigm shift in the meaning of ‘patient experience’. In a blended model of face-to-face and hybrid interactions and care plans – how to research, manage and measure customer experience needs a rethink; how to engage, communicate and build loyalty needs a reset. With more touchpoints, now is the time to unlock […]

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