HGP HIT October Insights

HGP HIT October Insights

November 06, 2019

During the month of October, Health IT continued its evolution into an amorphous market that is increasingly trending away from a specialized niche of healthcare and into a key component of larger sectors such as Enterprise Software, HR Administration, Insurance, Care Delivery, Suppliers, and BioPharma. The transaction trends are a testament to Health IT’s increasing integration into workflows across…

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HGP HIT September Insights

HGP HIT September Insights

October 02, 2019

The Health IT IPO streak continued during the month of September, with Peloton, an interactive fitness platform, completing its IPO on September 29, and SmileDirectClub, a network-based provider of orthodontic aligners, on September 12.  Also during the month, Progyny, a provider of fertility benefits management, filed for an initial public offering.  While the volume of listings has been strong,…

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HGP Health IT August Insights

HGP Health IT August Insights

September 04, 2019

HGP’s August Health IT Insights provides a summary of Health IT transactions, news, and public company performance during the month of August.  The wave of Health IT IPO’s during June and July were followed in August with a wave of high-profile private equity buyouts.  Clinical trial and life sciences technologies received particular attention, with significant investments in InCrowd,…

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HGP Health IT July Insights

HGP Health IT July Insights

August 05, 2019

HGP’s July Health IT Insights provides a summary of Health IT transactions, news, and public company performance during the month of July.  Health IT saw four IPOs during a five week period from late June to late July, including Livongo, Health Catalyst, Phreesia, and Change Healthcare.  All were welcome by the market with strong first day performance, with Health Catalyst, Phreesia, and Livongo…

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HGP Health IT May Insights

HGP Health IT May Insights

June 05, 2019

HGP’s May Health IT Insights provides a summary of Health IT transactions, news, and public company performance during the month of May. Reflecting the ongoing trend to drive profits beyond care delivery, Bon Secours sold a 51% interest in its RCM subsidiary, Ensemble Health, to Golden Gate Capital for $1.2 billion.  Also in the RCM space, JP Morgan announced a $500mm acquisition of InstaMed, a…

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HGP Health IT April Insights

HGP Health IT April Insights

May 02, 2019

HGP’s April Health IT Insights provides a summary of Health IT transactions, news, and public company performance during the month of April. Health IT transaction activity reflected the dynamic nature of the industry in April, with transactions ranging from consumer wellness and lifestyle platforms to AI-based clinical decision support solutions.  During the month, CMS introduced new value-based…

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HGP Health IT March Insights

HGP Health IT March Insights

April 01, 2019

HGP’s March Health IT Insights provides a summary of Health IT transactions, news, and public company performance during the month of March. Buyout funds were active with a number of growth transactions that reflect the very broad interest across Health IT.  Meanwhile, the market is seizing on a thesis that pharmacies can extend beyond medication dispensing and provide access to care at lower costs,…

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HGP Health IT February Insights

HGP Health IT February Insights

March 04, 2019

HGP’s February Health IT Insights provides a summary of Health IT transactions, news, and public company performance during the month of February. Government influence in HIT showed no signs of abating during the month, with the introduction of new mandates and payment models, including HHS’s new interoperability standards and reimbursement programs for medical transportation. Now merged with Aetna,…

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HGP Health IT January Insights

HGP Health IT January Insights

February 05, 2019

In mid-January, HGP released its year-end Health IT Market Review, which included findings from our latest bi-annual Health IT Private Equity Survey.  Among the feedback from the 100+ funds that responded to the survey, investors scored Payers and Employers as the most attractive end-market, taking over the top spot…

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HGP Health IT December Insights

HGP Health IT December Insights

January 02, 2019

The ground shook in December with market volatility and multiple billion-dollar transactions in the Health IT sector.  The end of the year was marked with stock swings that ultimately left major indexes down 5.6% for the Dow Industrials, 6.2% for the S&P 500, and 3.9% for the NASDAQ.  Heading into 2019, the markets are watching for both signs of a recession, which has a statistically low, but meaningful,…

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