FORT WORTH, Texas (May 19, 2022)—VERTESS, a health care mergers and acquisitions (M&A) advisory firm, closed out a strong first quarter of 2022 with three transactions. Managing Partner Bradley Smith commented that these were noteworthy successes given the current status of the economy and the geopolitical instability overseas.

Adapt Medical, a national home medical equipment company acquired Brannons Rental and Sales, Inc., a California-based home medical equipment company. Robert Villalobos, managing director and deal lead, said, "Brannons Medical was a staple in the San Jose community for 20-plus years. With the continued appetite for respiratory providers, it comes as no surprise the family-run business was a desirable acquisition. I was honored to help them reach a successful transaction with Adapt."

Home Care Delivered, Inc, a national medical supply provider purchased United Medical Providers, Inc., a national urology and catheter provider. Managing Partner Bradley Smith, who represented United Medical Providers, siad, "I am thrilled to see UMP complete this transaction and exit their business. We found them the right buyer that will be able to successfully continue the work they were doing."

Pathways Health and Community Support, LLC, a national behavioral and mental health services provider, acquired PAIS, Inc., a West Virginia-based intellectual/developmental disabilities service provider. Dave Turgeon, the managing director who advised PAIS, was pleased to help them find a home within Pathways and lead them through the transaction process.

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