Mergers & Acquisitions

patient rating a doctor's office on mobile phone
By Healthcare IT News 08:00 am September 25, 2018
With more people living with chronic conditions, and recent acquisitions by Amazon and CVS, consumerism is reshaping the traditional healthcare system.
athenahealth booth at HIMSS17.
By Mike Miliard 10:38 am September 18, 2018
The ongoing saga of athenahealth and Elliott Management continues.
athenahealth booth at HIMSS17
By Susan Morse 05:11 pm September 06, 2018
Former CEO Jonathan Bush could receive $4.8 million if he helps with the sale of the cloud IT company, according to a report that shows Elliott partnering with Bain Capital.
Harris Healthcare acquires Iatric Systems
By Mike Miliard 12:47 pm August 29, 2018
The company will continue to develop integration technology help hospitals with EHR optimization, medical device integration, interoperability and other functions.
cerner EHR partners with Lumeris
By Mike Miliard 09:47 am July 10, 2018
As part of the deal, Cerner will own a minority stake in the health plan and the two companies will co-create Maestro Advantage, billed as a tool to help health systems manage the demands of Medicare Advantage.
Dell goes public again

From left: Alex Gorsky of Johnson & Johnson, Michael Dell of Dell Technologies, Andrew Liveris of Dow Chemical and White House Senior Advisor Jared Kushner talking at the White House in 2017. Photo by Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images

By Mike Miliard 01:26 pm July 03, 2018
After an eventful few years in which it was taken private, made the biggest tech acquisition in history and retooled itself for the new century, Dell is expected to return to the market in a $21.7 billion deal next week.
PillPack acquired by amazon

Credit: Twitter

By Laura Lovett 10:58 am June 28, 2018
The New England-based startup delivers medications and coordinates refills and renewals.
Athenahealth should it sell company or keep it

Credit: athenahealth on Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 01:11 pm June 25, 2018
We asked for your thoughts on athenahealth’s next steps now that Jonathan Bush stepped down as CEO, and the resounding majority said athenahealth should not sell to Elliott Management.
Investment firm KKR to take Envision Healthcare private in a $5.5M deal

Emergency department services are among the assets acquired by KKR. 

By Bernie Monegain 12:20 pm June 11, 2018
The acquisition of the company, which offers emergency department, anesthesiology, radiology and teleradiology and hospitalist services, is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Jonathan Bush's farewell letter to athenahealth employees
By Bernie Monegain 11:50 am June 08, 2018
The former CEO wrote a sanguine letter to colleagues that acknowledged his shortcomings and struck an optimistic note about the EHR company’s future.

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