LOUISVILLE, Ky. (July 10, 2018) — SentryHealth, an innovative Louisville-based healthcare company formerly known as Edumedics, announced today the completion of a $9.5 million Series A financing, the naming of noted healthcare investor and business leader Bruce Lunsford as chairman of its board of managers, and its recent rebranding as SentryHealth.
The company announced in December 2015 the closing of the first $4.2M of the Series A. Today’s announcement of an additional $5.3M brings the total Series A to $9.5M.
The Series A round was led by Lunsford Capital, LLC, a private investment company founded in Louisville by Bruce Lunsford. The round was syndicated by a group of funds and angel investors geographically dispersed in the Eastern U.S. Chicago-based OCA Ventures participated in the round, and their General Partner Bob Saunders is an observer to the company’s board of managers. Other participants in the round include Chrysalis Ventures’ co-founder Doug Cobb, and Blue & Co. partners Dale Skaggs and Mike Stigler.
Newly appointed board chairman Bruce Lunsford first joined the SentryHealth board in October 2015. He is the former chairman and CEO of Ventas, Inc., a healthcare real estate investment company (REIT) that became one of the largest healthcare real estate investment trusts in the United States, listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).