Austin, Texas-based Owner Resource Group, LLC (ORG) has invested in Houston-based US Med-Equip (USME), a leading provider of rental moveable medical equipment (MME) within the healthcare industry.

Moreover, USME provides MME to the healthcare market, primarily to hospitals and long-term acute care centers. USME rents a wide range of moveable equipment across various clinical applications, including respiratory, infusion, monitoring and neonatal. Further, USME maintains a rental fleet of more than 27,000 pieces of equipment and serves its customers across 20 cilities located in the central and southern regions of the United States.

USME also partners with group purchasing organizations (GPOs) and integrated delivery networks (IDNs) to primarily provide rental equipment to member hospital facilities.

“We look forward to our partnership with USME and its proven management team,” says ORG Managing Director Brad Esson. “USME has an outstanding track record of growth, reliability, and customer service, which ORG looks forward to supporting. We believe that this partnership will enable the USME team to aggressively pursue its growth objectives through geographic expansion, product line extensions, and acquisitions.”

Gurmit Bhatia, CEO of USME, also spoke out about the partnership, commenting: “ORG has a strong reputation for facilitating growth while supporting management’s focus on operational execution. We look forward to working with the ORG team and, together, we expect continued success as we enter our next phase of growth.”

Greg Salario, chief development officer of USME, adds: “Serving our customers so that they can provide the best medical care is our top priority. By leveraging ORG’s experience, we are excited to embark on our geographic expansion plans to further serve our GPO and IDN partners with world-class service and equipment.”