Hulin Health, a Lafayette, La.-based provider of urgent care services in Louisiana and the broader Gulf Coast region, received an investment from Shore Capital Partners, a Chicago-based private equity firm focused on the healthcare industry.
The amount of the deal was not disclosed.
Founded in 2011, by CEO Clayt Hulin, Hulin Health provides services including treatment of fractures / lacerations, basic lab work, occupational health, infection treatment, gynecological testing, x-rays and travel vaccines. The company operates three urgent care centers in Louisiana and plans to open four to six additional clinics in 2018 throughout the state.
Potential new markets include Lafayette, Iberia, Eunice, Opelousas, Lake Charles and Sulphur.
In conjunction with Shore’s investment, Cameron Perkins, an experienced urgent care operator and founder of FastMed Urgent Care; David Stern, former partner of Physicians Immediate Care and founder of Practice Velocity; Paul Rutledge, former president of HCA’s 61-hospital Center Group; Dino Eliopoulos, former CFO of MedExpress and current CEO of Behavioral Innovations; and Joe Matarese, founder and CEO of Medicus Healthcare Solutions, joined the Board of Directors.
The investment in Hulin Health is from Shore Capital Partners Fund II, L.P., a $190 million investment vehicle raised in April 2017.