WellDyneRx Acquired By Private Equity Investor

Englewood, Colorado-based WellDyneRx, which provides pharmacy benefit management services to the healthcare industry, has been acquired by private equity firm The Carlyle Group. Financial terms of the acquisition were not announed, but some unconfirmed reports were placing the deal at around $1 billion. WellDyneRx helps employers and health plans better manage their prescription drug costs, by negotiating prices, fulfilling prescriptions by mail, and other efforts.