SPH Analytics Population Health Division’ Merger With Azara Healthcare


Paul Hastings LLP advised SPH Analytics on the deal.

SPH Analytics, a leader in healthcare consumer experience measurement, engagement and population-based analytics, announced the merger of its population health division with Azara Healthcare. The new company will operate as Azara Healthcare, and will be one of the nation’s largest focused population health companies, supporting over 60,000 providers and payers, who impact the health of more than 25 million people.

The combined organization will deliver deep population health insights to support government and commercial risk contracts, quality programs, care management, and cost and utilization, while forming strong partnerships among payers, providers, and members, to realize the promise of value-based care.

The Paul Hastings team was led by Private Equity Partner Dana Kromm (Picture) and included partners Ziemowit Smulkowski, Jane Song, Dan Stellenberg, Charles Patrizia, Sherrese Smith, Scott Flicker, of counsels Michael Wise, Jennifer Riddle, and associates Kristy Wiehe, Lisa Chan, April White, Bianca Ponziani, Kami Laberge, William McCue, Randall Johnston, Holly Flynn, and Patricia Liverpool.

Involved fees earner: Lisa Chan – Paul Hastings; Scott Flicker – Paul Hastings; Holly Flynn – Paul Hastings; Randall Johnston – Paul Hastings; Dana Kromm – Paul Hastings; Kami LaBerge – Paul Hastings; William McCue – Paul Hastings; Charles Patrizia – Paul Hastings; Bianca Ponziani – Paul Hastings; Jennifer Riddle – Paul Hastings; Sherrese Smith – Paul Hastings; Ziemowit Smulkowski – Paul Hastings; Jane Song – Paul Hastings; Dan Stellenberg – Paul Hastings; April White – Paul Hastings; Kristy Wiehe – Paul Hastings; Michael Wise – Paul Hastings;

Law Firms: Paul Hastings;

Clients: SPH Analytics;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti