Southwind Health Partners logo
has been acquired by
The Advisory Board Company logo
December 2009

Southwind Health Partners has been acquired by The Advisory Board Company
December 2009

Signal Hill acted as financial advisor to Southwind Health Partners in connection with its sale to The Advisory Board Company.

Based in Nashville, TN, Southwind Health Partners was founded in 1998 to provide physician practice management and hospital-physician integration services to US-based hospitals, health systems and academic medical centers. The transaction included the sale of Southwind Navigator, a business intelligence technology platform which optimizes the performance of hospital sponsored physician enterprises.

Based in Washington, D.C., The Advisory Board Company (NASDAQ: ABCO) provides research, analysis, software-based tools, and other services primarily to the health care industry. Through its discrete membership programs, the company serves approximately 2,800 organizations, including leading hospitals, health systems, and other companies in the health care industry, as well as institutions of higher education.