Mergers & Acquisitions

Revenue cycle companies ZirMed, Navicure to merge
By Jeff Lagasse 11:00 am September 14, 2017
New company’s name and leadership structure not decided yet, buy companies says deal gives new entity broader penetration.  
Allscripts McKesson data sharing
By Mike Miliard 03:48 pm September 06, 2017
As it works to shore up its client base, Allscripts will have to differentiate itself from Epic and Cerner by showing lower total cost of ownership and a commitment open data sharing.
Carolinas HealthCare, UNC Health Care merge

From left, William Roper, MD, with Gene Woods. Photo courtesy of UNH Health Care

By Bernie Monegain 03:23 pm August 31, 2017
Health systems say they are entering negotiations to combine clinical, medical education and research units.
Advisory Board sells healthcare business to Optum
By Beth Jones Sanborn 11:30 am August 29, 2017
Board of Directors unanimously approved the deal, has recommended that Company's stockholders agree to it.
RemitDATA acquired by eSolutions

A screen snap from Kansas-based eSolutions, a company that develops cloud-based analytics and RCM technology for payers.

By Mike Miliard 03:42 pm August 18, 2017
The revenue cycle and analytics companies plan to leverage the deal to broaden their reach, with more offerings for federally qualified health centers, hospital-owned physician practices and others.
Alphabet acquires Senosis
By Jonah Comstock 01:31 pm August 15, 2017
According to Senosi's now-inactive website, the company has created three health apps using a smartphone's built in sensors to monitor different health biomarkers.
NantHealth cuts employees

Nanthealth founder Patrick Soon-Shiong

By Jessica Davis 11:56 am August 11, 2017
The company - founded by biotech mogul Patrick Soon-Shiong - said the layoffs and other recent business dealings will save the company $70 million a year.
By Bernie Monegain 02:25 pm August 10, 2017
The EHR maker, fresh off a major deal with McKesson, exchanged its ownership interest in NantHealth.
Allscripts buys McKesson's EHR
By Tom Sullivan 05:20 pm August 03, 2017
Vendor said it will keep McKesson’s Paragon EHR for small hospitals and use its own Sunrise for larger systems. 
By Jeff Lagasse 01:02 pm July 24, 2017
Rumors that WebMD was shopping around for a buyer are finally confirmed.

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