Medical Technology Associates (MTA) is Pleased to Announce the Acquisition of GasMedix

Medical Technology Associates, Inc. (MTA) is pleased to announce the acquisition of GasMedix, LLC headquartered in Evansville, Indiana. Founded in 2003, GasMedix is a leader in the Midwest market for medical gas services, equipment, and compliance testing with a strong, proven track record of service excellence. GasMedix will deepen MTA’s Midwest presence and extend the team’s ability to deliver standardized medical gas testing to the largest of Healthcare Systems.

MSOs Becoming Attractive Option for Physician-Owned Orthopedic Groups

Aligning with musculoskeletal management services organizations is becoming a more attractive strategic option for some orthopedic practices as economic, payer and administrative hurdles continue to challenge physician-owned groups to maintain independence. The list of tasks medical practice managers must address — coding, billing, compliance, payroll, revenue cycle management, etc. — requires a significant amount of time. Ensuring a practice is getting the best pricing for supplies, implants and services as well as tending to day-to-day issues can prove overwhelming, which is where MSOs aim to help out.

ImageFIRST Acquires Pratt Abbott Uniform & Linen

ImageFIRST, a provider of linen and laundry services for the healthcare industry, reports it has acquired Pratt Abbott Uniform & Linen, headquartered in Greater Portland, Maine, with a service center in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. This acquisition marks ImageFIRST’s first facility in the state of Maine. This acquisition does not include Pratt Abbott Retail’s dry-cleaning and home delivery. “As we continue to explore opportunities nationally, we recognized the exceptional medical facilities in Maine were missing a linen provider of the same caliber,” says Jim Cashman, president and CEO of ImageFIRST. “By merging the expertise of our new partner with the industry-leading expertise from ImageFIRST, we will be able to bring a superior level of service to even more healthcare facilities in northern New England.”

Weintraub Tobin Adds Healthcare Practice with Salem & Green Merger

California law firm Weintraub Tobin has expanded to include a Healthcare practice as a result of its merger with Salem & Green, effective January 1, 2022. Healthcare and business attorneys Julie E. Green, Christopher F. Anderson, and Jeanne L. Vance have joined the Corporate Group. The Healthcare practice clients include a broad spectrum of entities and their investors, such as ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs), health systems, independent practice associations (IPAs), healthcare technology companies, medical foundations, behavioral health providers, concierge and telehealth companies, and private equity/venture capital investors in various healthcare niches.

VSS Capital Partners Completes Growth Investment in GLOBO Language Solutions

VSS Capital Partners (“VSS”), a private investment firm investing in the healthcare, business services, and education industries, announced Tuesday it has completed a growth investment in GLOBO Language Solutions, LLC (“GLOBO” or “the Company”), a global provider of technology-enabled, on-demand interpretation services. GLOBO is supported by its global network of more than 4,000 linguists who speak over 250 languages. GLOBO HQ, the Company’s cloud-based proprietary technology platform, provides personalized expertise in translation and streamlined language access to customers in a variety of industry sectors including healthcare (hospital systems, physician practices, and health insurance providers).

XpresSpa Group Announces Strategic Acquisition of HyperPointe

XpresSpa Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: XSPA), a travel health and wellness company (the “Company”), announced Monday it had entered into an agreement to acquire all of the equity interests of GCG Connect, LLC d/b/a HyperPointe. HyperPointe is a leading digital healthcare and data analytics relationship marketing agency servicing the global healthcare and pharmaceutical industry. HyperPointe has significant experience in patient and healthcare professional marketing and deep technological experience with CXM (customer experience management) and data analytics.

ImageFIRST Acquires Textile Care Services of Utah, Expands Footprint to Utah

ImageFIRST, the nation’s largest and fastest-growing provider of linen and laundry services for the healthcare industry, announced today the acquisition of Textile Care Services (TCS) of Utah, located in Salt Lake City, Utah. This acquisition marks ImageFIRST’s first facility in the state of Utah. Textile Care Services, founded in 1988, is one of the largest providers of healthcare linen and laundry services in Utah.

Propio Language Services Continues Industry-Leading Growth with Acquisition of ARCH Language Network and Intelligere

Propio Language Services (Propio), a technology-enabled interpretation, translation, and localization service provider primarily serving the healthcare market, announced Wednesday the concurrent acquisition of ARCH Language Network and Intelligere. Both ARCH and Intelligere are Minnesota-based enterprise language service providers specializing in remote and in-person interpretation. As part of Propio, they become the largest language service provider in Minnesota serving the healthcare market.

Barrier Companies Acquires PREVENT Life Safety Services

Generational Equity is pleased to announce the sale of its client PREVENT Life Safety Services, Inc. (PREVENT) to Barrier Companies (a holding of Lincolnshire Management). Located in Livermore, California, PREVENT specializes in providing fire and life safety services to the healthcare market. The Company offers a range of services that are required from a compliance/regulatory standpoint, Specifically, PREVENT delivers fire barrier management and inspection, and air duct cleaning. PREVENT is a pioneer in its industry, being among the first companies to provide fire and life safety services within hospital settings.

Amplity Health and The Lynx Group Join Forces to Solve Medical and Commercial Challenges for Healthcare Clients

Amplity Health, a leading global medical and commercial partner to biopharmaceutical companies, announced Tuesday that Amplity is merging with The Lynx Group (Lynx), an award-winning medical communications company specializing in oncology and complex drugs. The transformational combination of Amplity and Lynx creates a differentiated scale player that offers comprehensive medical and commercial solutions to clients and the patients they serve. This is the second transaction for Amplity in less than a month after adding Middleton Access, a pricing and market access consulting firm with a leading position in Federal Access.