Meet the Co-founders of Specialty Pharmacy Startup Senderra

In the spring of 2009, Win Purifoy was helping his friend from church, Tom Bohannon, move to a new area when one of Tom’s acquaintances dropped by and struck up a conversation about the specialty pharmacy business. After business plans with the acquaintance fell through, Purifoy and Bohannon threw around the idea of partnering together on a specialty pharmacy venture themselves, and discussed the concept with Will Howard, Purifoy’s now-business partner. Purifoy, Howard, and Bohannon combined their business expertise and market knowledge to develop a new standard for specialty pharmacy that would focus on the needs of patients and physicians.… Full Story

Nexeon Closes $4.3 Million in Private Funding Round, Has Form 10 Deemed Effective

Nexeon MedSystems Inc., a biomedical manufacturing medical devices company, has closed a round of funding to expand manufacturing capacity, laying the groundwork for a commercial product launch. It also announced the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has “declared effective” Nexeon’s registration statement on Form 10. Full Story

Bain Capital Buys Epic Health Services, Dallas’ Rapidly Expanding Home Health Provider

Terms of the private purchase from Waltham, Mass.-based Webster Capital, which had owned Epic since 2010, were not disclosed. However, reports of Epic’s possible sale in April said the Dallas company, which provides home health care services to medically fragile children, could be valued as high as $1 billion. Full Story

Teladoc Misses Earnings Projections In Q3, But Boosts Revenue, Visits, Subscriptions

The telemedicine provider recorded $32.4 million in revenue for the quarter, an increase of 62 percent compared to the same period in 2015. As is standard with the company, the revenue was primarily made up of subscription access fees ($27.8 million, up from $17 million in 2015) and visit fees ($4.6 million, up from $3 million). Full Story