Aurora Diagnostics is buying Hallmark Pathology PC to build on the company's hospital-based business.
Hallmark Pathology, headquartered in Medford, Massachusetts, provides diagnostic services to two community hospitals in the Boston area. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Aurora Diagnostics is a specialized laboratory company that has 19 locations that focus on anatomic pathology. The company employs more than 110 physicians and provides diagnostics and testing information to dermatologists, OB/GYN professionals, gastroenterologists, urologists, general surgeons, oncologists and hospitals.
Other similar health care deals include American CareSource Holdings' (Nasdaq: ANCI) purchase of two health care clinicsin Florida, in June, and Surgery Center Holdings' purchase of Symbion Holdings Corp., a network of short-stay health care surgical facilities, also in June.