Accuro Healthcare Solutions Files For IPO

Dallas, Texas-based Accuro Healthcare Solutions said in a filing with the SEC Wednesday that it is looking to raise up to $143.75M in an IPO on the Nasdaq Global Market. The firm, which provide Internet-based patient registration, billing, and collection systems for the hospital and healthcare market, said it has applied to list itself on the Nasdaq as ACCU. The IPO is being underwritten by Citi, Piper Jaffray, William Blair & Company, and Jeffries & Company. The firm is backed by Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe, which owns almost 80% of the company.