Waystar, Inc.’s Acquisition of Patientco

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP served as legal counsel to Waystar, and Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP served as legal counsel to Patientco.

Waystar, a leading provider of healthcare payments software, acquired Patientco, a leading provider of omnichannel patient payments, communications and engagement software. 

The combination accelerates transformation in the healthcare industry and dramatically improves the patient financial experience.

Waystar provides next-generation, cloud-based technology that simplifies and unifies healthcare payments.

Patientco, recently named Best in KLAS for Patient Financial Engagement Platforms, is a vertically-integrated payment technology company that was founded specifically to rethink the patient payment experience in healthcare.

The Nelson Mullins team representing Patientco in the transaction was led by Corporate lawyers Doug Spear (Picture), Paul Rothstein, Brian Gillespie and Gabrielle Gollomp.  Additionally, Ann Murray and Matt Zischke provided executive compensation and employee benefits support, Wells Hall and Drew Hermiller provided tax advice, Roy Wyman and Wesley McCulloch advised on privacy matters and Denise Gunter and Carrie Hanger provided HSR advice. 

Involved fees earner: Brian Gillespie – Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP; Gabrielle Gollomp – Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP; Denise Gunter – Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP; Wells Hall III – Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP; Carrie Hanger – Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP; Drew Hermiller – Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP; Wesley McCulloch – Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP; Ann Murray – Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP; Paul Rothstein – Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP; Douglas Spear – Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP; Roy Wyman – Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP; Matthew Zischke – Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP;

Law Firms: Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP;

Clients: Patientco;

Martina Bellini

Author: Martina Bellini