Mergers & Acquisitions

close up on doctor using an EHR
By Mike Miliard 11:05 am June 17, 2015
Frustrated with poor functionality and usability, more and more buyers of electronic health records find themselves having second thoughts and replacing their existing systems, a new report shows.
Handshake
By Mike Miliard 10:33 am June 04, 2015
McKesson this week completed the sale of its care management unit, which was acquired by private investment Comvest Partners and will be renamed AxisPoint Health, offering technology and services for payers and other risk-bearing organizations.
By Mike Miliard 11:05 am May 20, 2015
As it aims to broaden its predictive analytics and personalized health capabilities, Welltok, developer of the CaféWell health optimization platform, has acquired Burlington, Mass.-based Predilytics.
Handshake
By Mike Miliard 10:26 am May 13, 2015
In a merger of two major health information management companies, HealthPort, which specializes in information access management and compliance, will join forces with IOD, which offers services for release of information, coding and more.
Cerner headquarters photo by Americasroof via Wikipedia
By Mike Miliard 11:10 am May 11, 2015
Cerner Corporation announced financial results for the first quarter of 2015 this past week, with revenue "lower than expected" in the wake of its Siemens Health Services acquisition but bookings at "an all-time high."
IBM
By Bernie Monegain 10:34 am April 14, 2015
IBM will be buying population health company Phytel and Cleveland Clinic spinoff Explorys, a cloud-base data analytics company. The technology giant announced the pending acquisitions at a late afternoon news conference at HIMSS15 on Monday.
KPMG
By Mike Miliard 01:22 pm April 13, 2015
KPMG is moving to shore up its presence in the health IT space with its acquisition of Beacon Partners, the Weymouth, Mass.-based healthcare consultancy.
Billboard with payment icon
By Bernie Monegain 10:24 am April 07, 2015
After a sustained period of steady growth, venture capital funding in the health IT and digital health space dropped by about 35 percent in Q1 2015. The top deal for the quarter? Health Catalyst.
putting puzzle pieces together
By Bernie Monegain 10:50 am April 03, 2015
Officials at OpenVista electronic health record company Medsphere announced it will merge with an IT consulting and outsourcing firm.
By Erin McCann 11:12 am March 31, 2015
The Texas-based electronic medical record company announced March 31 it has been acquired by a private investment firm and is slated to merge with a developer of revenue cycle management technology.