Ochsner Health Acquires Diamondhead Urgent Care

Ochsner Health Acquires Diamondhead Urgent Care

Ochsner Health announced it has acquired Diamondhead Urgent Care, an urgent care center in Diamondhead, Mississippi, giving the hospital system a bigger footprint in Hancock County. The existing employees and physicians will continue to provide healthcare at this facility, while additional staff will be added as the patient load increases. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Ochsner Health is an integrated healthcare system that has more than 34,000 employees and more than 4,500 employed and affiliated physicians in more than 90 medical specialties and subspecialties. It operates 40 hospitals and more than 300 health and urgent care centers across Louisiana, Mississippi and the Gulf... Read More »
Ochsner Health Acquires Diamondhead Urgent Care

Hartford Healthcare Acquires Urgent Care Network in Connecticut

One of the major health systems in Connecticut has expanded its urgent care network. Partnering with Go-Health Urgent Care for the deal, Hartford Healthcare has purchased Branford, Connecticut-based Stony Creek Ventures LLC and its two urgent care facilities in Branford and Orange. Go-Health Urgent Care is an on-demand consumer-centric care platform that serves as the digital and physical front door to the healthcare ecosystem. It has locations in 14 states. In 2017, Hartford Healthcare and Go-Health Urgent created a joint-venture partnership to build an urgent care network in Connecticut. The partnership has nearly two dozen locations in Connecticut now, which will grow with the addition... Read More »
Ochsner Health Acquires Diamondhead Urgent Care

Next Level Urgent Care Acquires Three Humble, Texas Urgent Care Centers

Next Level Urgent Care has acquired three urgent care centers in Humble, Texas. The centers were previously owned by Northeast Urgent Care as part of the healthcare provider’s plan to double its locations by the end of 2022. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Each urgent care center has been updated to provide treatment for chronic and acute illness, fractures, lacerations, contusions and other non-life-threatening injuries. Next Level Urgent Care provides walk-in care for non life-threatening illnesses and injuries such as sprains, strains, fractures, lacerations, allergies, rashes and congestion issues. The company has locations in Austin (7 locations), Beaumont (2 locations), Houston... Read More »
PE-Backed Fast Pace Health Completes Investment in First Care Clinics

PE-Backed Fast Pace Health Completes Investment in First Care Clinics

Fast Pace Health, a portfolio company of private equity firm Revelstoke Capital Partners, announced on July 20 that it has completed an investment in First Care Clinics, which manages urgent care clinics in Kentucky and Indiana. First Care Clinics will be rebranded as Fast Pace in the coming months. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The combination creates a multi-specialty provider of rural healthcare and value-based care population health management services offering more than 3 million annual patient visits in  Tennessee, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Indiana and Alabama. Brentwood Capital Advisors LLC served as financial advisor and Waller Lansden Dorch and Davis, LLP was... Read More »
Akeso Occupational Health acquires MedWorks Medical Center

Akeso Occupational Health acquires MedWorks Medical Center

Akeso Occupational Health announced its acquisition of MedWorks Medical Center, bringing its total number of clinics in California to 14. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Akeso will combine the resources of its Santa Maria, clinic with MedWorks to increase its occupational health coverage from northern San Louis Obispo County through southern Santa Barbara County. Founded in 1999, MedWorks Medical Center is an urgent care center in Templeton, California, located in in San Luis Obispo County. MedWorks serves a diverse group of local agricultural, hospitality and other industrial employers. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Akeso Occupational Health is a workplace health resource... Read More »
Tenet Healthcare Sells Urgent Care Business

Tenet Healthcare Sells Urgent Care Business

Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC)  is having a busy holiday season. Early in December, the Texas-based health system purchased a portfolio of 45 ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) from SurgCenter Development for $1.1 billion. Now, Tenet Healthcare is unloading a bulk of its urgent care platform in a deal valued at $80 million in order to focus on its ASC business. FastMed Urgent Care, backed by ABRY Partners and BlueMountain Capital Management, is buying Tenet’s platform, which is operated under the CareSpot and MedPost brands and managed by Tenet’s United Surgical Partners International subsidiary. The platform has 87 centers in Arizona and Texas. Tenet... Read More »