Alternative Behavior Strategies Receives Funding from Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital

August 20, 2019 – Award-winning Autism Therapy Provider to Expand Innovative Services for Children with Autism LOS ANGELES — August 19, 2019 — Alternative Behavior Strategies (ABS), a leading provider of services to children with autism spectrum disorders, announced today it has received funding from private equity platform Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital along with Petra Capital Partners, investing in … Read More

Washington Regional and Urgent Team Family of Urgent Care Join Forces

July 23, 2019 – NASHVILLE, Tenn., (July 22, 2019) – Washington Regional and Urgent Team Family of Urgent Care & Walk-In Centers are pleased to announce a joint venture partnership which will create a branded network of walk-in urgent and family care centers throughout Northwest Arkansas. The partnership intends to operate centers in Bentonville, Harrison, Rogers, Springdale and Fayetteville … Read More

Alternative Behavior Strategies Introduces First Smartphone-based Digital Platform to Assist Autism Therapists

June 13, 2019 – Innovative digital system gives its ever-expanding mobile workforce a powerful new tool to connect and share critical information in real time LOS ANGELES—June 13, 2019—Alternative Behavior Strategies (ABS), a leading provider of services to children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD), today announced the launch of the ABS Virtual Office, the first smart phone-based platform to … Read More

HealthQuest Capital Makes Investment in Etairos Health, Inc.

January 22, 2019 – BELMONT, Calif., Jan. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — HealthQuest Capital, a growth equity fund investing in innovative healthcare companies that are improving both patient outcomes and healthcare economics, announced today that it has made an equity investment in Etairos Health. HealthQuest will become a co-lead investor in Etairos along with Petra Capital Partners, which invested … Read More

Lineagen and PWNHealth Partner to Expand Access to Genetic Testing Solutions for the Autism Spectrum Disorder and Neurodevelopmental Disorder Communities

January 14, 2019 – SALT LAKE CITY — January 10, 2019 — Lineagen, a leading provider of clinical genetic testing, is partnering with PWNHealth to expand access to its clinical genetic tests. Michael S. Paul, Ph.D., Lineagen’s Chief Executive Officer, states “We are thrilled to be partnering with PWNHealth to make our genetic testing solutions more accessible to families across … Read More

Investors pump another $18M into urgent care company

October 12, 2018 – Investors pump another $18M into urgent care company Former WellNow looking to build and buy By Geert De Lombaerde The leaders of Urgent Team have raised $18 million in funding from their existing backers. The investor group led by Crestline Investors out of Texas is funding Green Hills-based Urgent Team with a combination of equity … Read More

Alternative Behavior Strategies Positions for Growth with Appointment of Adam Singer, M.D., as New CEO

September 12, 2018 – LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Alternative Behavior Strategies, (ABS), a leading provider of services to children with autism spectrum disorders, announced today that Adam Singer, M.D., has been appointed to the role of Chief Executive Officer for the company. “Dr. Singer’s track record in growing young companies to leadership positions in rapidly expanding markets will be invaluable to … Read More

CareMetx, LLC Acquires VirMedica Inc., the Leader in e-Access Technology Solutions

September 6, 2018 – BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — CareMetx, LLC, a technology-enabled hub services provider for pharmaceutical and biotechnology manufacturers, today announced they have acquired VirMedica, the leader in e-access technology solutions designed to streamline patient access to life-enhancing therapies. “With VirMedica’s market-leading transactions, we have an opportunity to leverage technology to transform the patient access … Read More

Formation of Remita Health Raises the Bar for Hospice Care

June 14, 2018 – New Firm Aims to Elevate End-of-Life Care with Holistic, Compassionate Approach IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A team of veteran healthcare executives has joined together to launch Remita Health, a new company dedicated solely to hospice and palliative care and committed to improving the quality of life for terminally ill elderly patients and their families. “Everyone we have … Read More

Why Healthcare Investors Are Flocking To Opportunities In Autism (PE Hub)

February 5, 2018 – By Sarah Pringle, PE Hub Sponsors are fleshing out the best ways to invest in the autism sector as demand for treatment services grows and as an evolving reimbursement market calls for more sophisticated models of care. On the heels of private equity’s biggest bet in the sector to date — FFL Partners’ $270 million-plus … Read More

Private-Equity Pours Cash Into Opioid-Treatment Sector (WSJ)

September 6, 2017 – Firms are betting billions to expand and acquire facilities as demand soars Drug-overdose deaths have soared since the late 1990s, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and widespread opioid addiction is largely to blame. By Jeanne Whalen and Laura Cooper Sept. 2, 2017 Private-equity firms are piling into a new business opportunity: … Read More

LLR Partners Leads $34M Investment in SUN Behavioral Health

November 16, 2016 – PHILADELPHIA & RED BANK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LLR Partners today announced a $34 million growth capital investment in SUN Behavioral Health, a national operator of freestanding psychiatric hospitals. Existing investors including HealthInvest, NewSpring Capital, Petra Capital Partners and SV Life Sciences also participated in the round. SUN Behavioral Health partners with communities to solve the unmet needs … Read More