Mergers & Acquisitions

Elliott Management pressures athenahealth
By Mike Miliard 04:47 pm May 24, 2018
The activist investor sends athena's board a letter showcasing an "outpouring of positive reactions" to a potential $160-per-share sale, but the company says it will take its time making a decision.
athenahealth takeover bid

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By Bernie Monegain 10:53 am May 18, 2018
With $6.5 billion on the table, we take a look at what lead up to last week’s offer from Elliott Associates to take the cloud-based technology vendor private.
Athenahealth takeover bid
By Bernie Monegain 11:02 am May 16, 2018
Activist investor blasts cloud-based EHR company for not responding a week after receiving the notice.
athenahealth EHR vendor at HIMSS18
By Bernie Monegain 01:35 pm May 07, 2018
CEO Jonathan Bush is reviewing the offer, which the hedge fund says can help the cloud IT company realize its potential and create more value for shareholders.
allscripts EHR
By Dave Muoio 02:00 pm May 04, 2018
Allscripts plans to integrate HealthGrid’s functionality into their FollowMyHealth platform.
Telehealth InTouch Health buys Reach Health

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By Mike Miliard 01:05 pm April 30, 2018
With the new acquisition, the virtual care company says it's building out its platform to better handle interoperability and data management continuity for small physicians practices and multi-hospital systems alike.
American Well acquires Avizia
By Laura Lovett 09:41 am April 30, 2018
The deal is expected to help American Well grow its acute care capabilities with access to Avizia’s hospital-based custom software workflows for over 40 clinical specialties.
women's health research ovarian cancer
By Bernie Monegain 12:03 pm April 16, 2018
Companies said the FDA-cleared technology will increase earlier diagnoses of the fifth leading cause of cancer deaths among women.
GE Healthcare
By Bernie Monegain 04:33 pm April 02, 2018
The private equity firm sees a big opportunity for growth in the sector, offering further evidence that value-based reimbursement is here to stay.
Accruent buys Connectiv
By Bernie Monegain 09:48 am March 23, 2018
The company’s platform helps hospitals tackle medical device vulnerabilities.

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