BelHealth Investment Partners, a healthcare private equity firm, has sold American Health Staffing Group, which provides healthcare talent and technology solutions, the company announced Monday.
Private equity firm Littlejohn & Co. acquired American Health Staffing Group from the other investment group. CEO Mark Smith and the senior management team will continue to lead the staffing company. The terms of the sale were not disclosed.
"We believe this partnership will enable us to ensure more healthcare professionals are able to access high-quality, skilled employment positions that are making a difference in the lives of millions of Americans and enhancing patient outcomes," Smith said in a news release.
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The 11-year-old, national job placement agency provides travel nursing, allied health, pharmacy, dialysis, interim leadership, managed services, non-clinical services and software.
American Health Staffing Group also offers Trio VMS, a vendor management system designed to address complex operations for healthcare, and Insight ATS+, an applicant-tracking system for recruiters.
In 2020, American Health Staffing Group helped fill more than 8,000 positions at healthcare systems such Chicago-based CommonSpirit Health, according to the company.