Healthcare Acquisition Partners Corp.
350 Madison Ave.
New York, NY 10017
April 10, 2006
VIA EDGAR AND FACSIMILE
Securities and Exchange Commission
450 Fifth Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20549
|Attention:||John Zitko, Esq.|
Division of Corporation Finance
|Re:||Healthcare Acquisition Partners Corp.|
(Registration No. 333-129035)
Ladies and Gentlemen:
Pursuant to Rule 461 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, Healthcare Acquisition Partners Corp. hereby requests acceleration of the effective date of its Registration Statement on Form S-1 (Registration No. 333-129035) so that the Registration Statement may become effective at 2 p.m. New York City time on April 11, 2006, or as soon as practicable thereafter.
|By:||/s/ Pat LaVecchia|