Archived News

EDG Announces New Portfolio Company – PWNHealth

September 2015

EDG Partners announces the formation of PWNHealth, led by health care veteran Sanjay Pingle. PWNHealth recently announced the acquisition of the lab testing authorization services division of Medivo Inc.

EDG Partners Announces Sale of Portfolio Company, National HME, Inc.

August 2015

EDG Partners announces the sale of its portfolio company National HME, Inc., a provider of medical equipment management solutions for hospices, to Tailwind Capital.

HealthPro Rehabilitation CEO wins the E&Y Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in MD

June 2015

The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary
success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their
businesses and communities.

MediSpend Platform Recognized as Top Solution by CIO Review

April 2015

We are proud to announce that MediSpend has been named a Top 20 Pharma and Life Science Technology Company by CIO Review.

EDG Partners Adds New Vice President

April 2015

EDG Partners today announced the promotion of Laura Cervantes from Senior Associate to Vice President. Ms. Cervantes joined EDG Partners in August 2014 and is responsible for sourcing potential investments and partnering with senior executives to help build industry-leading healthcare companies. EDG Partners is a private equity firm that provides capital and industry experience to healthcare companies exhibiting strong growth prospects.

EDG Partners Invests in MMIS

July 2014

EDG Partners announces a growth equity investment in MMIS, Inc. This investment provides an entree into the global technology space in a leading company that develops and markets compliance and collaboration software solutions for pharmaceutical and medical device companies.

EDG Announces Sale of Gemino HealthCare Finance to Solar Senior Capital

October 2013

EDG announced that Solar Senior Capital Ltd. acquired Gemino Healthcare Finance. Gemino is a commercial finance company that originates, underwrites, and manages loans for companies operating in the healthcare industry.

EDG Partners Invests in Pioneering Provider of Integrated Care

June 2013

EDG Partners announced today a growth equity investment in Unity Physician Partners, a provider of integrated healthcare clinics focused on whole and collaberative treatment.

EDG Investment in Peak Intensifies

October 2012

Acquisition creates unified solution that combines Risk-Adjusment and Stars/HEDIS quality reporting built around technology, analytics, and consulting services.

EDG Partners Invests in Peak Health Solutions

June 2012

EDG Partners (EDG) announced a majority recapitalization investment in Peak Health Solutions, Inc. to support growth and provide liquidity to angel investors. Peak Health Solutions offers advanced end-to-end health information management services to health plans and healthcare facilities.

EDG Partners Closes Second Healthcare Fund Above Target

February 2012

US healthcare-focused private equity firm EDG Partners has closed its second fund, EDG Partners Fund II, on $177.75m.

EDG Partners Closes Second Fund, Actively Seeks Investment Opportunities in Healthcare

February 2012

EDG Partners, a private equity firm focused exclusively on the healthcare industry, announced today the closing of its second fund, EDG Partners Fund II, LP. The fund closed above target at $177.75 million. The new fund brings the total capital managed by EDG Partners to over $260 million.

EDG Partners Closes on $170M+ Fund

February 2012

EDG Partners (EDG) has raised a fund in excess of $170 million, focused on the healthcare industry. Atlanta and Washington-based EDG will invest the fund — EDG Partners Fund II LP — in revenue-generating firms that help squeeze inefficiencies out of the health-care system.

New Crop of Buyout Shops Boasts Operational Talent

August 2011

Back in the day, buyout firms such as Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co (KKR.N) raised billions from investors largely on the strength of their financial and deal-making expertise. Not so today. When it comes to the next generation of firms, pensions, endowments and other investors in private equity want to see not just financial wizardry but hands-on experience running companies.

EDG Partners Acquires Leading Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Provider

April 2011

Officials at EDG Partners, LLC ("EDG"), a private equity firm focused on the healthcare Industry, announced today the acquisition of First Call Ambulance Services, Inc. ("First Call"), a Nashville, TN-based leading regional provider of non-emergency medical transportation services. First Call operates a fleet of ambulances providing Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Life Support (ALS) and specialty care transport services. Click below for the complete update.

HealthPRO Rehabilitation Acquires Therapy Partners, LLC

December 2010

HealthPRO Rehabilitation, a leading rehab management company, has completed the acquisition of Therapy Partners, an Ohio based therapy provider to regional and national long term care organizations. The acquisition strengthens HealthPRO's foothold in the midwest and supports the company's continued expansion in the region. In addition, HealthPRO benefits from Therapy Partners' strong leadership team with extensive and proven experience addressing unique needs and challenges of skilled nursing facilities. Click below for the complete update.