Mergers & Acquisitions
10:17 am July 08, 2016
With an eye toward taking the healthcare supply chain to new levels, UPMC on July 8 launched Pensiamo, a new company whose goal is to help hospitals improve the supply chain, where costs are high and getting higher.
11:13 am July 01, 2016
The companies expect the acquisition to close on July 1.
Medsphere to merge with ChartLogic, expanding inpatient EHR with ambulatory and practice management tools
02:49 pm June 28, 2016
The move, announced June 28, expands Medsphere’s enterprise healthcare IT products and services to include ChartLogic’s ambulatory EHR, practice management and medical billing technology.
10:55 am June 28, 2016
McKesson Corp. and analytics company Change Healthcare are joining forces to create a new health IT entity. McKessson will combine its information technology business with Nashville-based Change, formerly known as Emdeon.
08:45 am June 17, 2016
The combined company’s worth is pegged at $10 billion.
03:26 pm May 27, 2016
The new organization will operate under parent company Ascension and sweeping leadership and structural changes will accompany the consolidation.
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.
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.
Big data analytics, telemedicine, wearables rank high among $1.4B worth of health IT investments in 2016
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.
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.