Blue Sea Capital-Backed Apex Physics Partners acquires RPS Oncology

Blue Sea Capital-Backed Apex Physics Partners acquires RPS Oncology

Apex Physics Partners (APP), the largest outsourced medical physics services company in North America, announced its acquisition of RPS Oncology. The addition of RPS Oncology expands APP’s national footprint. RPS Oncology is a provider of therapy medical physics and dosimetry consulting services in Minnesota and North Dakota. Over the last year, the company has expanded its footprint into Wisconsin and California. APP is a medical physics business services support organization. Partner physics practices receive an array of support services including client services, information technology and data analytics. APP is backed by Blue Sea Capital, a West Palm Beach-based private equity... Read More »
Provident Healthcare Partners Advises Quest Health Solutions in Partnership

Provident Healthcare Partners Advises Quest Health Solutions in Partnership

Provident Healthcare Partners, a Boston, Massachusetts-based healthcare investment banking firm, announced on July 18 that it had advised Quest Health Solutions in its partnership with Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (SCOA). Quest Health Solutions was founded in 2017 to provide medical supplies to patients with chronic illnesses. The company is headquartered in Coral Springs, Florida, and is a leading provider of continuous glucose monitors (CGM), remote patient monitoring (RPM) services and other medical supplies to diabetic patients. Established in 1952 and headquartered in New York City, SCOA has nine offices in major U.S. cities. SCOA is the largest subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation,... Read More »
Agenda Health Advises Angel Senior Home Care on Sale – A Look Behind the Deal

Agenda Health Advises Angel Senior Home Care on Sale – A Look Behind the Deal

Agenda Health, a healthcare-focused M&A advisory firm based in Austin, Texas, played a key role in the recent acquisition of Angel Senior Home Care, a Virginia-based home health provider, by an undisclosed buyer. The deal marks a strategic move for the buyer, enabling it to expand its footprint into Virginia, a new state for its operations. Agenda Health’s involvement began by initiating contact with Angel Senior Home Care. Ryan Lafferty, an M&A advisor at Agenda Health, shared insights into the deal process. “I connected with the sellers last summer and went through a process of helping them figure out their value and connect with buyers. It took about a year to... Read More »
Healthcare M&A Volume Drops in Q2:24, According to Acquisition Data from LevinPro HC

Healthcare M&A Volume Drops in Q2:24, According to Acquisition Data from LevinPro HC

Healthcare merger and acquisition activity slightly decreased in the second quarter of 2024, with 496 deals announced, according to new acquisition data from LevinPro HC. Activity in the Q2:24 was 2% lower than in the first quarter, when 506 transactions were announced. However, it is a drop of 18% compared with activity in the second quarter of 2023, when 604 deals were announced. Activity in sectors such as Physician Medical Groups and Other Services drove much of the volume, with 124 and 135 deals, respectively. Demand for healthcare real estate, such as medical outpatient buildings and properties, has driven high deal volume in the Other Services for the past several years. Activity in... Read More »
Braff Group Advises on Sale of Two Companies in Northern Virginia

Braff Group Advises on Sale of Two Companies in Northern Virginia

The Braff Group, a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based M&A advisory firm specializing exclusively in health care services, announced the completion of an acquisition of Community Concepts Inc. and Community Visions LLC by Beacon Specialized Living. Both companies run residential and day support programs in Northern Virginia. Community Concepts provides residential, in-home and day support services to persons with Intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DDs) in the Northern Virginia area. Founded in 2008, Community Visions provides services, education and advocacy to ensure that people with disabilities direct their own lives. Beacon Specialized Living, a portfolio company of Pharos... Read More »
Atlantic Health Creates Joint Venture With Premier Health Associates, LLC 

Atlantic Health Creates Joint Venture With Premier Health Associates, LLC 

On July 15 Atlantic Health System (AHS) announced that it was acquiring Premier Health Associates, LLC to create a joint venture.   Premier Health Associates, LLC is a multi-specialty physician group, focused on primary-care delivery across 16 locations in Sussex, Warren and Morris Counties in New Jersey and Pike County, Pennsylvania. Premier Health provides care in the following specialties: gastroenterology, orthopedics/sports medicine, endocrinology, pulmonology, rheumatology, general/colorectal surgery, interventional pain management, chiropractic medicine, acupuncture and imaging. According to its website, it has 36 providers on staff.  AHS is one of the largest non-profit... Read More »
OneOncology Acquires Lowcountry Oncology Associates 

OneOncology Acquires Lowcountry Oncology Associates 

OneOncology, a portfolio company of TPG Capital and AmerisourceBergen, announced that it entered into an agreement to acquire Lowcountry Oncology Associates.   Founded in 2001, Lowcountry Oncology Associates is an oncology practice with four locations in South Carolina. According to its website, the practice has six providers on staff.  OneOncology is a national network of independent community oncologists who assist partner practices in expanding their cancer care services. The company’s 1,000 cancer care providers care for approximately 615,000 patients at more than 339 sites nationwide. In April 2023, OneOncology was acquired by TPG Capital and AmerisourceBergen from... Read More »
MedSource Travelers Merges With Onyx Health Care Staffing

MedSource Travelers Merges With Onyx Health Care Staffing

MedSource Travelers announced on July 16 that it completed a merger with Austin, Texas-based Onyx Health Care Staffing. Both MedSource Travelers and Onyx have a national footprint with a strong geographic presence in both the Southeast and the West Coast. Onyx Health Care Staffing provides travel nurse and allied healthcare staffing, as well as perm placement. The company offers comprehensive recruitment and staffing services across a broad spectrum to meet the needs of healthcare and educational organizations. Founded in 2001, MedSource Travelers is a healthcare staffing firm headquartered in Safety Harbor, Florida. MedSource provides nursing and allied staffing as well as permanent... Read More »
Med-Metrix Announces the Acquisition of RCM Provider HRSI

Med-Metrix Announces the Acquisition of RCM Provider HRSI

Med-Metrix, LLC, backed by Greenwich, Connecticut-based private equity firm A&M Capital Partners, announced it has acquired Healthcare Receivable Specialists, Inc. (HRSI). HRSI is a specialized revenue cycle management (RCM) and patient access company providing a comprehensive suite of technology-enabled eligibility management services. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in Newtown, Pennsylvania. Med-Metrix is a leading technology-enabled services platform providing RCM and business intelligence solutions for health systems and physician groups across the United States. The company serves its customers through its Med-Metrix LLC, Medi-Centrix LLC, Physician Advisor On-Call,... Read More »
VERTESS Closes Specialty Pharmacy Deal in Mississippi

VERTESS Closes Specialty Pharmacy Deal in Mississippi

VERTESS, a Fort Worth, Texas-based healthcare M&A advisory firm, announced on July 16 the successful completion of a specialty pharmacy acquisition in Mississippi. Keystone Specialty Pharmacy was purchased by Novastone Capital Advisors. Keystone Specialty Pharmacy is a specialty pharmacy in Madison, Mississippi. Keystone offers healthcare providers new resources to treat serious infections while maintaining the highest ethical standards in business. Founded in 2019, Novastone Capital Advisors is a private equity firm based in Baar, Switzerland. The transaction was overseen by VERTESS Managing Director, Alan Hymowitz, who previously owned and operated a pharmacy before his tenure at... Read More »