Mergers & Acquisitions

Withings' smartphone-connected scales can enable remote patient monitoring and population health management.

By Jonah Comstock 11:41 am April 27, 2016
Marking a "new chapter as a company," Nokia Technologies announced Tuesday that it plans to acquire French connected health device maker Withings for $191 million.

Tashfeen Suleman, co-founder and CEO of CloudMedx

By Bill Siwicki 09:43 am April 27, 2016
CloudMedx, a big data health analytics company, has acquired Gyrus Labs to extend its CloudMedx Analytics Platform, which is designed to help improve patient care through data insights.
By Tom Sullivan 03:41 pm April 13, 2016
The first quarter of this year saw a 27 percent spike in health IT venture capital and the most M&A activity in a single quarter, according to a report from Mercom Capital Group.
By Susan Morse 01:17 pm March 29, 2016
Rather than streamlining operations such as clinical and IT that could create significant savings, many merged organizations continue running acquired hospitals as individual entities, the consultancy found. 
e-MDs, an Austin, Texas-based developer of ambulatory electronic health records and practice management tools, will acquire several technology assets from McKesson Business Performance Services.
By Jessica Davis 10:39 am March 10, 2016
e-MDs, an Austin, Texas-based developer of ambulatory electronic health records and practice management tools, will acquire several technology assets from McKesson Business Performance Services. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
By Bill Siwicki 03:26 pm February 29, 2016
Experian Health is the new brand for what were 11 businesses that serve the healthcare field, the company announced at HIMSS16.
By Bernie Monegain 02:30 pm February 29, 2016
UPMC says it will take a majority interest in New York-based medCPU, become a customer of the company and also will co-develop new products to take to market.
By Bernie Monegain 10:18 am February 26, 2016
McKesson is expanding its footprint in the oncology field with a combined $1.2 billion acquisition of two companies – Vantage Oncology and Biologics.
By Bernie Monegain 10:18 am February 24, 2016
Medsphere Systems, maker of the OpenVista electronic health record, and MBS/Net have merged, adding physician practice services and proprietary applications to Medsphere’s existing healthcare IT tools and services for acute and inpatient behavioral health settings. 
IBM will pay $2.6 billion to acquire Truven Health Analytics for its Watson Health unit.
By Bernie Monegain 09:34 am February 18, 2016
IBM executives say the purchase adds not only a massive repository of health data to the Watson Health Cloud, but also an extensive client roster to IBM's Watson Health unit.

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