Mergers & Acquisitions

Revisiting PwC’s report on the top issues facing healthcare in 2019
By Bill Siwicki 12:58 pm December 16, 2019
The consulting giant issued a forward-looking report in January 2019. Healthcare IT News went back to see what the report’s key issues look like at year’s end.

Athenahealth CEO Bob Segert

By Mike Miliard 11:25 am November 26, 2019
After a challenging few years marked (to put it mildly) by "lots of change," the chief executive describes athena's goals for product integration, SaaS innovation and client service now that its new leadership team is in place.
By Max Sullivan 03:06 pm November 13, 2019
Indiana Health Information Exchange and Michiana Health Information Network will merge in 2020, at which point all MHIN employees will become IHIE employees, with offices in Indianapolis and South Bend.  
By Mike Miliard 01:03 pm November 01, 2019
The cybersecurity compliance company says Backbone's advisory services will help clients manage ever-changing infosec and privacy demands, such as the third-party audits required for EPCS, the privacy demands of GDPR and more.
By Max Sullivan 10:57 am October 25, 2019
The staffing firm also acquired Global Employment Solutions and has gained new private equity funding; parent company Leidos Inc. retains its healthcare business serving government customers.
By Mike Miliard 02:06 pm October 18, 2019
The consultancy, a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business, has experience working with the DoD, VA and government healthcare clients and specializes in cybersecurity, agile engineering and more.
Orchard Software to be acquired by private equity firm

(Photo: Orchard Software)

By Mike Miliard 11:18 am October 01, 2019
Francisco Partners says it will be able to give resources to help the developer of laboratory information systems and point-of-care testing technology innovate its product offerings.
By Mike Miliard 03:31 pm August 27, 2019
The investment will help cloud-based electronic health record and practice management tool for physical therapists expand and innovate its product offerings, as rehab expands its place in the wider continuum of care.
By Cara Dartnell-Steinberg 04:24 am August 09, 2019
Also: HCL Technologies and Oracle Health Sciences announce new collaboration; the Patient Access website is now running on Microsoft's Azure cloud platform.
SPH Analytics, SA Ignite to merge, boosting their pop health, MIPS offerings
By Mike Miliard 03:58 pm July 16, 2019
Population health management vendor SPH Analytics is merging with SA Ignite, which develops tools to help providers optimize their performance scores for the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System. Financial terms of the merger were not disclosed.