Centre Partners, a middle-market private equity firm with offices in New York and Los Angeles, and Health Enterprise Partners, a healthcare-focused investment firm, have jointly invested in Toney Healthcare Consulting, a healthcare consulting firm.

THCC offers services in strategy, compliance, management and clinical operations for health plans in areas including utilization management and care management. The company boasts a team of over 350 professionals made up of medical doctors and nurses as well as psychiatrists, psychiatric nurses, clinical social workers and therapists. THCC’s founder and CEO, Sam Toney, invested alongside Centre Partners and HEP and will continue to lead the business.

“THCC’s unique solutions are specifically designed to supplement and enhance the clinical needs of health plans,” comments Pete Tedesco, managing partner at HEP. “We look forward to supporting Dr. Toney and the THCC team as they embark on the next phase of growth for the company.”

McGuire Woods acted as legal counsel to Centre Partners and HEP. Hyde Park Capital served as advisor and Shumaker LLP acted as legal counsel to the company.