Local health care investment banking group Brentwood Capital Advisors was present at the recent JPMorgan Healthcare Conference, one of the biggest investing-oriented events in the sector every year. From all the chatter, they took away, among other things, that the consumerization of health care isn't done and that buyers are very interested in companies that manage to combine a device or a wearable technology with ans IT platform and a service element. Read more here.
Nashville-based eMids Technologies has secured its first institutional investment, a $13.3 million round from Council Capital and Robert W. Baird's private-equity group. President and CEO Saurab Sinha tells E.J. Boyer he plans to use some of the cash to buy other health care technology consulting firms: "Given the momentum in the industry and what we were seeing our competitors do, we felt like we had a window to grow even more rapidly. That's sort of made us decide in going down this route and being a little more aggressive about this state of growth."
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