Notable mergers, acquisitions in Mass.
Partners HealthCare System Inc.
Acquired: Neighborhood Health Plan (in process)
Price: No cash, Partners would contribute an unspecified sum to provide grants to community health centers affiliated with Neighborhood Health.
Date: August, 2011
Partners HealthCare System Inc., the states largest hospital and physicians network, has signed a letter of intent to acquire Neighborhood Health Plan, a Boston-based nonprofit that insures more than 240,000 mostly low-income residents.
Left: Partners HealthCare president and CEO Gary Gottlieb.