Private equity interest in health IT is showing no signs of slowing: survey

Private equity interest in health IT is showing no signs of slowing: survey

January 31, 2019

By all measures, the private equity healthcare industry, as a whole, is booming, and overwhelmingly, private equity investors are saying that their healthcare IT investment strategy is proving to be a sound one. Only 5 percent of private equity investors who participated in a recent Healthcare Growth Partners’ (HGP) survey said that their health IT investments are not meeting their investment expectations. 

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Catch up with HGP at the HIMSS Annual Conference 2018

Catch up with HGP at the HIMSS Annual Conference 2018

January 31, 2018

The HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition brings together 40,000+ health IT professionals, clinicians, executives and vendors from around the world. Exceptional education, world-class speakers, cutting-edge health IT products and powerful networking are hallmarks of this industry-leading conference. Healthcare Growth Partners looks forward to…

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US health IT investment skyrockets from $2.8 billion to $7.1 billion

US health IT investment skyrockets from $2.8 billion to $7.1 billion

January 26, 2018

Health IT investment shattered prior records and IT M&A and valuations were at all-time highs, according to Healthcare Growth Partners report. Last year was a blockbuster year for health IT, according to the semi-annual health IT market review from Healthcare Growth Partners. Health…

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HGP advises Russell Phillips & Associates in its sale to Jensen Hughes

HGP advises Russell Phillips & Associates in its sale to Jensen Hughes

December 04, 2017

Russell Phillips & Associates ("RPA"), a leading provider of fire and emergency management consulting services and technology for healthcare facilities, announced it has entered into an agreement to become a part of Jensen Hughes, a global leader in specialty fire and safety engineering. Combined, their mission,…

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HGP advises Kognito in its sale to Ascend Learning

HGP advises Kognito in its sale to Ascend Learning

October 27, 2017

Ascend Learning, a leading provider of health education content, software and analytics, has announced that it has acquired Kognito, a health simulation company that believes in the power of conversation to inspire and inform, impact how people think and act, evoke empathy and change lives. Coming together allows these…

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HGP Closes its 100th Transaction!

HGP Closes its 100th Transaction!

September 13, 2017

HGP was founded in 2006 with the goal of providing top tier investment banking and strategic advisory services to innovative growth companies across the health IT domain.  In May of this year, we celebrated the closing of our 100th transaction.  When we launched the firm, we found ourselves thrust against the headwind of the financial crisis.  Starting a business in a down cycle ultimately…

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HGP Client symplr acquires Vistar Technologies

HGP Client symplr acquires Vistar Technologies

May 18, 2017

symplr®, a leading provider of software as a service (SaaS) based healthcare compliance and credentialing solutions, today announced it has joined forces with Vistar Technologies (“Vistar”), a leader in the development and support of provider management software for healthcare providers, managed care and payer organizations. The combined company is now a clear…

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HGP Advises Callpointe in its Sale to West Corporation

HGP Advises Callpointe in its Sale to West Corporation

May 08, 2017

West Corporation - a company dedicated to delivering smart and reliable solutions through new channels, providing improved capabilities to clients and choice, convenience and control to consumers and patients - has announced its acquisition of Callpointe. West operates at the scale and speed necessary to capitalize on the promise of emerging technologies and the advantages they will provide. Callpointe’s…

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HGP supports the sale of Clockwise.MD to DocuTAP

HGP supports the sale of Clockwise.MD to DocuTAP

April 28, 2017

DocuTAP, one of the nation's fastest growing healthcare technology companies and provider of electronic medical records (EMR) and practice management (PM) software for urgent care clinics, today announced that it has acquired Clockwise.MD, a patient engagement software provider of online scheduling and wait time transparency solutions for healthcare organizations. The combination brings together…

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HGP advises OmniSYS in the acquisition of voiceTech

HGP advises OmniSYS in the acquisition of voiceTech

March 01, 2017

OmniSYS, LLC, the nationally recognized leader in medical claim billing, Medicare compliance and patient engagement solutions for pharmacies, HME/DME providers and pharmaceutical manufacturers, announced today that it has acquired voiceTech—a leading technology provider to the pharmacy industry. Read the full story in the 

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