ShiftKey, LLC (“ShiftKey”) is a tech-enabled, virtual staffing agency connecting healthcare providers (nurses) with post-acute care facilities across the U.S.
Year Founded
Dallas, TX

Investment Overview

ShiftKey was founded by two healthcare staffing veterans. The company serves skilled nursing facilities and connects them with per diem nurses using its proprietary staffing software. ShiftKey also coordinates and automates much of the provider credentialing and background check process for its facility clients to ensure compliance and quality care. At the time of Platform’s investment, ShiftKey had over 280 healthcare customers that represented 525+ active facilities in 25 states and reached 4,100+ active nurses.

Transaction Background

Platform was introduced to ShiftKey through a long-time relationship. The company was experiencing significant growth and the founders were looking for a strategic partner to provide partial liquidity and to help them continue scaling the business. Platform’s investment is part of a larger syndicate led by Lorient Capital, a healthcare-focused private equity firm based in Birmingham, MI. Combined, the investor syndicate owns a controlling interest with management owning the remaining equity.