Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Acquisition Ensures Growth for Travel Nursing Pioneer

Fastaff pioneered travel nursing.
Fastaff Travel Nursing and U.S. Nursing Corporation now have the financial backing to ensure expansion - thanks to the recent acquisition by Healthcare Staffing Services, LLC.  

The Rapid Response travel nurse concept was pioneered 25 years ago by Fastaff.  Their goal...to provide urgent and temporary nurses to hospitals nationwide to ensure continuous, quality patient care.  Since 1989, U.S. Nursing's business focus was offering staffing solutions during labor disputes to various healthcare facilities.  With deeper access to quality nurses, it's a winning partnership for Healthcare Staffing Services and the newly acquired Greenwood Village, CO companies. >>Read more

Sunday, February 16, 2014

Urgent Care Chain Plans Expansion

PM Pediatrics logo
PM Pediatrics is looking to expand…thanks to its recent investment from Scopio Capital Management.  The pediatric urgent care chain, founded in 2005, has 9 clinics located in greater New York and Northern New Jersey.   Co-founder Steven Katz suggested that 6-7 more offices could open by the end of 2014.  Click here for more information. 

Wednesday, February 05, 2014

Another AxelaCare Acquisition

AxelaCare logoFollowing the late 2013 acquisition of Sirona Infusion, AxelaCare is already bringing another company into its fold.  Backed by PE firm Harvest Partners, AxelaCare will strengthen its presence in California with the acquisition of privately owned ARC Infusion.  ARC specializes in providing infusion and injectable medications and supplies to patients in Southern California (Los Angeles and Orange, San Bernardino, Riverside counties).

Recognizing that managed care companies are looking to partners for national coverage and product diversity, it appears that growth is an AxelaCare priority.  Future announcements are likely based on a quote from AxelaCare CEO Ted Kramm:

"We are continuing to actively pursue acquisitions in California as well as other states to increase our geographic and product line diversification."
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