June 10 (Reuters) - KKR & Co LP is nearing an agreement to acquire U.S. physician services provider Envision Healthcare Corp for $46 a share, or about $5.5 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday.
A deal could be announced as soon as Monday, the report said, citing sources. on.wsj.com/2Jv41vV
The companies did not respond to requests for comment outside regular business hours. (Reporting by Kanishka Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Lisa Shumaker)