Mergers & Acquisitions

McKesson CEO John Hammergren

By Jessica Davis 12:10 pm January 27, 2017
McKesson has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire CoverMyMeds, a developer of electronic prior authorization technology, for $1.1 billion. CoverMyMeds has partnered with McKesson's RelayHealth subsidiary since 2010.
McKesson Infor supply chain
By Mike Miliard 11:36 am December 19, 2016
McKesson Enterprise Information Solutions has teamed with Infor for a go-to-market partnership aimed at helping healthcare organizations reduce costs by better managing their supply chains.

Oracle headquarters in Redwood Shores, California (photo: King of Hearts/Wikimedia)

By Jessica Davis 12:03 pm November 21, 2016
Oracle has signed an agreement to acquire cloud-based internet performance and DNS provider, Dyn, the technology giant announced Monday. Financial terms were not disclosed.  
Cambia Mosaic Echo
By Jack McCarthy 09:28 am November 17, 2016
The investment firm will work with early stage startups and growth companies to help fuel innovation and scale technologies.  
By Bernie Monegain 01:33 pm October 28, 2016
Healthcare merger and acquisition activity was down in the third quarter of 2016. Compared with the second quarter, deal volume fell 11 percent, to 369 transactions, according to HealthcareM&A.com.
By Jessica Davis 03:23 pm August 29, 2016
Cloud-based IT developer athenahealth announced Aug. 29 that it has acquired the care coordination platform Patient IO to expand the company's focus on patient-centered care.

Leidos CEO Roger Krone said his company's client, the Cleveland Clinic, might pursue more business in Abu Dhabi, in addition to the 4.4 million square foot multi-specialty hospital it opened there in 2015.

By Bernie Monegain 11:13 am August 17, 2016
Leidos, which along with Cerner and Accenture, last year won a $9 billion contract to provide the Department of Defense with a new electronic health record at DoD facilities worldwide, has recently positioned itself to gain even more healthcare business.
Mergers value-based Kaufman Hall
By Jeff Lagasse 02:19 pm July 25, 2016
The first half of 2016 has seen more healthcare organization M&A activity than the same timeframe in 2015 as providers are figuring out how to navigate rapid industry change and emerging payment models, Kaufman Hall said. 

"By adding Valence Health's services to Evolent, we expect to strengthen our operational capabilities and expertise, expanding our ability to support provider organizations in delivering higher quality, lower cost care," Evolent CEO Frank Williams.

By Jessica Davis 11:10 am July 13, 2016
Officials say the deal will help providers moving to value-based pop health models.

Imprivata CEO Omar Hussain

By Mike Miliard 10:12 am July 13, 2016
Imprivata, the Lexington, Massachusetts-based developer of health IT security tools, has agreed to be acquired by an affiliate of Thoma Bravo, a San Francisco private equity firm. The deal is valued at approximately $544 million.

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