VirtuOx Acquires ProFox and NPF

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, September 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — VirtuOx, Inc. (, a healthcare IT company providing diagnostic tools and services to enable healthcare organizations and professionals diagnose and treat a variety of disease states, announced today the acquisition of ProFox Associates, Inc. and NPF, Inc. The transaction was facilitated by VERTESS (, a leading healthcare M+A advisory firm.

VirtuOx, a diversified healthcare technology platform operating numerous entities, has begun executing an acquisition strategy to grow strategically within the lab services sector. “This is the first of many acquisitions for us,” said Steven Lica, Chief Executive Officer of VirtuOx. He added, “Our ability to create interoperability among multiple platforms will continue to drive us towards increased innovation with a goal of cost effectiveness and accuracy for healthcare providers and patients alike.”

VERTESS, on behalf of VirtuOx, is currently seeking additional acquisitions in the areas of Home Sleep Testing (HST), pulse oximetry, cardio remote EKG monitoring, insomnia, and related IT products and services. Please contact Bradley Smith, Managing Director of VERTESS, to discuss.

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VERTESS is an international healthcare-focused M+A firm with expertise in healthcare and human service verticals, ranging from behavioral healthcare, substance abuse treatment and cognitive disabilities to DME, home care/hospice, urgent care centers and other specialized services and products. The VERTESS professional M+A team members have a combined 100+ years of executive experience launching, building, and successfully exiting their own healthcare companies, giving them a unique understanding of the objectives of healthcare owners and executives.

VERTESS has successfully advised and consulted with middle market healthcare companies across the country.  It is establishing a strong international presence with its new office in Mexico City, Mexico. VERTESS is headquartered in Tucson, Arizona with additional offices in Scottsdale, Dallas/Ft. Worth, and Mexico City. For more information, visit