Acadia Healthcare Purchases British Company Partnerships in Care

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Franklin, Tenn.,-based company Acadia Healthcare has agreed to purchase Partnerships in Care, the second largest independent provider of inpatient behavioral health care services in the United Kingdom for $660 million. AMSURG board member Joey Jacobs, Acadia Healthcare’s CEO, said¬†that Acadia, which runs 23 inpatient psychiatric facilities with more than 1,200 beds, has been looking at the UK behavioral health market for about seven years. ¬† Full Story