Revelstoke Capital Partners Acquires Eating Disorder Provider Monte Nido & Associates

Monte Nido & Affiliates, a national eating disorder treatment provider, is under new ownership, according to a new report by Axios Pro.  Denver-based health care-focused private equity firm Revelstoke Capital Partners reportedly won the bid for Monte Nido & Affiliates. The Beverly Hills, California-based Levine Leichtman Capital Partners presently owns Monte Nido. Levine Leichtman first […]

Following Nationwide Expansion, Virtual Eating Disorder Provider Equip Focuses on Medicaid

Digital eating disorder provider Equip has announced its nationwide expansion. The virtual provider will now be able to see patients in all 50 states and Washington, D.C. The San Diego-based company began seeing patients in October 2020. Less than a year later, it inked its first payer partnerships with UnitedHealthcare. Now, it works with a […]

Inside the Equip and Aetna Partnership to Bring an Outcomes-Based Approach to Eating Disorder Treatment

Since its founding in 2019, virtual provider Equip has been doing its part to help stem the tide of eating disorders. Now, after having proved its outcomes-based treatment approach to insurer Aetna, the two companies are partnering to offer services to plan beneficiaries.  Aetna – which is owned by pharmacy giant CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) […]

Aetna and Equip to Roll Out Virtual Treatment for Eating Disorders

Aetna has announced that it is partnering with eating disorder treatment provider Equip to provide virtual treatment services to the insurer’s commercial members. The program will initially be rolled out to Aetna members in California, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Texas and Washington, with hopes to roll it out to more states next year. The […]

Behavioral Health Trends to Watch in 2022: Innovation from Payors, Shifting Focus from Access to Quality of Care

The nation’s behavioral health industry keeps growing, with current estimates pegging it to be worth $90 billion. And for those on the frontline advocating for the industry, it is an especially busy time. Like everyone else, the ongoing – and seemingly neverending – pandemic remains front-and-center in the consciousness of behavioral health leaders, as they […]

Digital Eating Disorder Treatment Company Equip Health Lands $58M Series B

Equip Health Inc., a digital eating disorder treatment startup, announced Wednesday it closed a $58 million Series B funding round.  This latest investment will allow the company to expand Equip Health’s eating disorder treatment offerings nationwide, launch new product offerings in 2022, and broaden insurance coverage reach, including with Medicaid payers. Total funding for the […]

Banyan Treatment Centers Launches New Program for Eating Disorders

Banyan Treatment Centers formed its first eating disorder treatment program, announcing last week that it rolled out at a Banyan site in Langhorne, Pennsylvania. While presently limited to one facility, the Pompano Beach, Florida-based addiction treatment and mental health provider’s approach calls for providing a full spectrum of treatment to meet a patient’s individual needs. […]

Talkiatry Fills Senior VP Role; New Appointments Tapped for Discovery, Promises Affiliates

Talkiatry adds senior vice president of operations Virtual behavioral health provider Talkiatry has named Vanessa Cao as its senior vice president of operations. Cao joins Talkiatry from New York-based wellness startup HealthQuarters, where she was the company’s head of operations. She has also previously held managerial roles with New York-based health system NYU Langone Health […]