Nielsen Says Cardiology Practice Closing a Sign of Move to Larger Networks

Updated May 11, 2016

A report on Buffalo Cardiology & Pulmonary Associates closing after 40 years quotes Nancy H. Nielsen, MD, PhD, senior associate dean for health policy.

“This is, I’m sure, cataclysmic to patients, but it’s a sign of what’s happening. We’re going to see more of that. We’re going to see more affiliations, more mergers, more acquisitions — just as you’re seeing between hospitals,” she said.