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Category: Healthcare Mergers & Acquisitions

  • M&A Analysis: Getinge Expands Digital Solutions Through Acquisition of Talis Clinical LLC

     In December 2021, Getinge announced its plans to acquire 100% of the equity interest in US-based Talis Clinical LLC. Talis Clinical LLC provides high-acuity IT software platforms. – Talis Clinical was founded in 2013 by Gary Colister (CEO) and Roger Hungerford (Chairman).  – Talis Clinical’s software applications include Critical Care, Cardiac Surgery/Perfusion, Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation […]

  • emids Acquires Cloud Development Resources to Create Low-Code Development Practice

    What You Should Know: – emids, today announced the acquisition of Cloud Development Resources (CDR), a leading provider of low-code, enterprise-grade business solutions and services on the OutSystems platform for some of the country’s leading and largest healthcare and life sciences companies. – OutSystems is the pioneer in low-code development, and this partnership with emids […]

  • LifeWorks Acquires Breaking Free, Digital Substance Use Disorder Treatment Platform

    What You Should Know: – LifeWorks, a provider of comprehensive mental health, digital and in-person total wellbeing solutions, today announced the acquisition of Breaking Free, a provider of evidence-based behavioral health SaaS solutions for substance use intervention. – The addition of Breaking Free’s solution in substance use intervention to the LifeWorks platform will result in […]

  • M&A: Babylon Acquires Patient Engagement Solution DayToDay Health

    What You Should Know: – Babylon (NYSE: BBLN) acquires patient engagement platform DayToDay Health (“DayToDay”) to provide Babylon members with DayToDay’s digital-first, highly engaging programs and clinical services prior to and following scheduled surgeries, major health events like childbirth, and following diagnosis of chronic conditions. – Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. Enhancing […]

  • M&A: IBM Sells Off Watson Health Business to PE Firm Francisco Partners

    What You Should Know: – Today, IBM announced it has sold off healthcare data and analytics assets from IBM that are currently part of the Watson Health business to global private equity firm Francisco Partners. The assets acquired by Francisco Partners include extensive and diverse data sets and products, including Health Insights, MarketScan, Clinical Development, […]

  • Dura Software Acquires Cloud-Based Telehealth Platform SecureVideo

    What You Should Know: – Dura Software, specialists in acquiring and operating hyper niche software products, announced it has acquired SecureVideo, a cloud-based software company with extensive experience developing a secure SaaS telehealth platform for the healthcare industry. Expanding the Dura portfolio, SecureVideo is the ninth acquisition for Dura Software and furthers the Dura mission […]

  • Sema4 Acquires GeneDx for $623M to Strengthen AI-Driven Genomic Platform

    What You Should Know: – Today, Sema4 (Nasdaq: SMFR), a health intelligence company, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire GeneDx, a leader in genomic testing and analysis, at a purchase price representing approximately $623 million, strengthening its market-leading health intelligence and genomic screening offerings. – The combined company is projected to deliver $350 million in pro forma 2022 […]

  • Headspace Acquires AI Mental Health Startup Sayana

    What You Should Know: – Headspace Health, today announced the acquisition of Sayana, an AI-driven mental health and wellness company. With this acquisition, Headspace Health is expanding its ability to provide highly-personalized mental health care and content to its millions of users in 190+ countries.  – The acquisition comes approx. 6 months after the $3B […]

  • PerfectServe Acquires AnesthesiaGo to Enhance OR Case Scheduling

    What You Should Know: – PerfectServe, a clinical communication and provider scheduling provider, today announced the acquisition of AnesthesiaGo, creator of the only solution on the market that automatically matches available anesthesia staff with the best daily case schedule. Los Angeles-based AnesthesiaGo went live in 2021 after extensive research and product testing. Creating daily anesthesia […]

  • Aledade Acquires Advance Care Planning Company Iris Healthcare

    What You Should Know: – Aledade acquires Iris Healthcare, a provider of advanced care planning solutions for tens of thousands of patients across the country. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – As Aledade continues to grow exponentially, the company plans to integrate new patient care solutions to help extend the capabilities of […]

  • R1 Acquires Revenue Cycle Company Cloudmed for $4.1B

    What You Should Know: – R1, a leading provider of technology-driven solutions that reduce friction in healthcare, has just acquired CloudMed, a leader in Revenue Intelligence™ for healthcare providers in a $4.1B cash deal. – Upon closing of the transaction, current R1 shareholders will own approximately 70% of the combined company on a fully diluted […]

  • mPulse Mobile Acquires HealthCrowd, Receives Growth Investment

    What You Should Know: mPulse Mobile, a leader in conversational AI and digital engagement solutions for the healthcare industry, released 2 major announcements: – acquired HealthCrowd, a leading communications platform-as-a-service innovator focused primarily on the Medicaid market – received a growth investment from PSG, a leading growth equity firm partnering with middle-market software and technology-enabled […]

  • Castlight Health and Vera Whole Health Merge in $370M Deal

    What You Should Know: – Castlight Health and Vera Health announce merger, the combined company will integrate Castlight’s market-leading navigation technology with Vera’s best in class advanced primary care model to expand access to care, reduce healthcare costs, and improve outcomes. Castlight Health, Inc. (“Castlight”) (NYSE: CSLT), a healthcare data and navigation company, and Vera […]

  • Nomi Health Acquires Benefits Analytics Platform Artemis Health for $200M

    What You Should Know: Nomi Health, a direct healthcare provider, announced its acquisition of healthcare analytics provider Artemis Health — the partner of choice for more than 500 U.S. employers and benefits advisors to make health benefits higher quality and more affordable using data. – The acquisition gives Nomi Health customers actionable, data-driven insights to […]

  • Carenet Health Acquires Provider Scheduling Platform OpenMed

    What You Should Know: – Carenet Health – a provider of 24/7 healthcare engagement and on-demand telehealth solutions—announced today that they have acquired OpenMed, a digital innovator in closing care gaps, enabling access to care and supporting real-time collaboration between healthcare payers/risk-bearing entities (RBOs) and providers. – The acquisition will add a state-of-the-art communications and scheduling platform and global software development engine to Carenet Health’s resources. Programmatic Access to Care Founded in […]

  • symplr Acquires Midas Health Analytics Solutions for $340M

    What You Should Know: – symplr, a global leader in enterprise healthcare operations including governance, risk management, and compliance (“GRC”) SaaS solutions announced it has agreed to acquire Midas Health Analytics Solutions (“Midas”) from Conduent Incorporated for $340M. The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2022, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals.   – […]

  • Aetion Acquires Synthetic Data Platform Replica Analytics

    What You Should Know: – Aetion, a real-world evidence (RWE) tech platform, has just announced its acquisition of Replica Analytics, a pioneer in using ML to generate synthetic data. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – This acquisition allows Aetion to solve for one of the toughest problems in RWE: access to fit-for-purpose […]

  • CareMetx Acquires Patient Adherence Platform Human Care Systems

    What You Should Know: – Strategic acquisition of leading patient adherence technology and services provider to complement CareMetx current suite of patient access products. CareMetx, LLC, a leading technology-enabled hub services company focused on improving patient access to specialty medications, announced today the acquisition of Human Care Systems, Inc. (HCS), a company focused on helping […]

  • Quidel Corporation Acquires Ortho Clinical Diagnostics for $6B

    What You Should Know: – Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL) (“Quidel”) and Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Holdings plc (NASDAQ: OCDX) (“Ortho”) jointly announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement in which Quidel will acquire Ortho. – The acquisition will create a global leader in diagnostics, bringing together two highly complementary portfolios with world-class technologies and […]

  • AccessOne Acquires CueSquared to Address Patient Financial Experience

    What You Should Know: – AccessOne acquires one-touch mobile payment platform CueSquared. The acquisition adds mobile billing and payment product to existing patient financing offerings, extending AccessOne solution portfolio to address the overall patient financial experience. AccessOne, a leading provider of inclusive Care Now, Pay Later patient financing solutions that help all consumers manage their healthcare […]

  • Complex Claims Vendor Argos Health Merges with EnableComp

    What You Should Know: – Argos Health (“Argos”), a rapidly growing provider of complex claims solutions to the country’s leading healthcare providers announced today it has merged with EnableComp. Argos Health is. – Argos works with hospitals, health systems, and physician groups to increase revenue recovery across workers’ compensation, motor vehicle accident, out-of-state Medicaid, and […]

  • Oracle Acquires Cerner for $28.3 Billion in Historic Health IT M&A Deal

    What You Should Know: – Oracle Corporation and Cerner Corporation today jointly announced an agreement for Oracle to acquire health IT leader Cerner through an all-cash tender offer for $95.00 per share, or approximately $28.3 billion in equity value. The acquisition of Cerner will be a huge additional revenue growth engine for Oracle as it immediately grabs significant market […]

  • Oracle in Talks to Acquire Cerner for $30B

    What You Should Know: – Oracle Corp. is currently in discussions to acquire health IT vendor Cerner in a deal that could be worth around $30 billion, Wall Street Journal first reports. – If the deal is finalized, it would be marked as the largest health IT acquisition to date and establish Oracle as a […]

  • Pear Therapeutics Acquires 2 Depression Assets to Optimize Depression Product Candidate

    What You Should Know: – Pear Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: PEAR), announced it has acquired two new digital therapeutic assets that it intends to integrate into a potential prescription digital therapeutic (PDT) to treat patients across a continuum of depression subtypes and severities. – Additionally, Pear announced yesterday the expansion of its existing initiative with Crossroads. […]

  • XIFIN Acquires OmniSYS to Expand into Pharmacy Market – M&A

    What You Should Know: – XIFIN enters the pharmacy market with the acquisition of OmniSYS to support the healthcare industry shift to more convenient, cost-effective care settings; provides a technology-driven connection between pharmacies, diagnostic providers, and payors. – The XIFIN/OmniSYS transaction is aligned with this activity and will support retail pharmacies as they move in […]

  • Clearlake Capital-Backed Dude Solutions Acquires Facility Health Inc.

    What You Should Know: – Dude Solutions, a Clearlake-backed software company acquires Facility Health (FHI), a technology that helps healthcare organizations manage assets and facilities.  Today, Dude Solutions, the leading SaaS provider of cloud-based operations management solutions, backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. (together with its affiliates “Clearlake”), today announced it has acquired Michigan-based Facility Health, Inc. (FHI). Financial terms  of the acquisition were not disclosed.  Prioritizing Investments, Mitigating Risk, Transforming […]

  • M&A: Phreesia Acquires Insignia Health to Improve Patient Experience

    What You Should Know: – Phreesia’s acquires Insignia Health, a mission-oriented company dedicated to improving health outcomes through patient activation. – Insignia has an exclusive worldwide license for the Patient Activation Measure® (PAM®). Phreesia, a customized patient intake software platform today announce it has acquired Insignia Health, LLC, a founder-led and mission-oriented company dedicated to improving health outcomes through patient activation. […]

  • M&A: CentralReach Acquires ABA Tools

    What You Should Know: – CentralReach, a provider of electronic medical record (EMR) software and services for ABA and related behavioral health providers, today announced the acquisition of ABA Tools, a software provider of digital materials for applied behavior analysis (ABA) therapy providers. – The acquisition adds to CentralReach’s suite of end-to-end solutions and provides ABA organizations with an alternative to paper-based learning […]

  • M&A: Quartet Health Acquires InnovaTel Telepsychiatry

    What You Should Know: – Quartet acquires InnovaTel Telepsychiatry, a provider of virtual mental healthcare services with a differentiated expertise in treating complex conditions. – The partnership lays the foundation for a comprehensive, nationwide solution to help all people — including those with complex needs — and focuses on speed to high-quality mental health care. […]

  • Nordic Consulting Acquires S&P Consultants to Expand Cerner Division

    What You Should Know: Nordic Consulting expands its Cerner footprint with the acquisition of health IT consulting firm, S&P Consultants. Nordic Consulting, a global health and technology consulting company has acquired S&P Consultants, a healthcare IT consulting firm with a strong focus on Cerner services. As part of the acquisition, S&P will become a Nordic global […]

  • M&A: PE Firm Carlyle Acquires Health IT Solutions Provider CNSI

    What You Should Know: PE Firm Carlyle acquires CNSI, a provider of health information technology enterprise solutions from A&M Capital Partners. Global investment firm Carlyle (NASDAQ: CG) announced that affiliated funds managed by Carlyle have agreed to acquire CNSI from Alvarez & Marsal Capital Partners. CNSI provides innovative healthcare technology solutions for some of the […]

  • M&A: HealthStream Acquires Rievent Technologies for $4M

    What You Should Know: Leveraging its hStream open architecture, HealthStream expands its ecosystem with the acquisition of Rievent Technologies’ continuing education management and delivery application. HealthStream (Nasdaq: HSTM), a provider of workforce and provider solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Rievent Technologies, a Virginia-based […]

  • Elsevier Acquires Digital Health Education Platform Osmosis – M&A

    What You Should Know: – Elsevier acquires Osmosis – a digital health education platform that has simplified the complex learning journey for millions of medical students and healthcare professionals around the world. – A growing demand for healthcare workers and medical education, accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic, is driving the need for digital healthcare education solutions. The […]

  • Israeli Startup TailorMed Acquires Vivor to Create Provider and Pharmacy Network

    What You Should Know: –  Financial navigation technology company TailorMed acquires Vivor to create the largest provider and pharmacy network. – The combined companies will offer the most comprehensive solution for addressing unprecedented financial pressures on patients and healthcare organizations. Israeli startup TailorMed, a leading financial navigation technology company that helps healthcare organizations and patients remove […]

  • $17B athenahealth PE Firm Buyout Deal Near Closing – Health M&A

    What You Should Know: – Private-equity (PE) firms Bain Capital and Hellman & Friedman LLC are now in the final stages of acquiring health IT company athenahealth for about $17B including debt, Wall Street Journal reports. – In September, it was reported PE firm Veritas Capital and hedge fund Elliot Investment were exploring options to […]

  • Alira Health Acquires Digital Health Engagement Platform Patchai

    What You Should Know: Alira Health acquires Italy-based Patchai, a cognitive platform embedding an empathetic virtual assistant for patient engagement and real-time data collection. This marks Alira Health’s second digital health acquisition, furthering the company’s rapid expansion into patient-centric, technology-enabled solutions for healthcare providers, payers, and suppliers. Alira Health, a Framingham, MA-based health care consultancy, […]

  • QGenda Acquires Nurse & Staff Scheduling Platform Schedule360 – M&A

    What You Should Know:  – QGenda today announced the acquisition of Schedule360, the provider of cloud-based software to automate nurse and staff scheduling.  – With the addition of nurse and staff scheduling, QGenda will enable healthcare organizations to manage, schedule and optimize the deployment of their entire workforce.  Now, organizations can streamline scheduling processes across […]

  • Lightbeam Health Solutions Acquires RPM Platform CareSignal

    What You Should Know: – Lightbeam Health Solutions, Inc., a provider of end-to-end population health management solutions, announced today the acquisition of CareSignal, the pioneer of Deviceless Remote Patient Monitoring technology. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – The acquisition enables Lightbeam to integrate scalable, evidence-based remote engagement and monitoring capabilities into its […]

  • CareDx Acquires Medication Adherence Platform MedActionPlan

    What You Should Know: – CareDx, Inc. (Nasdaq: CDNA), a precision medicine company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of clinically differentiated, high-value healthcare solutions for transplant patients and caregivers, today announced it has acquired MedActionPlan®, a New Jersey-based provider of medication safety and adherence technology and patient education. – MedActionPlan programs have been […]

  • Philips Acquires Cardiologs to Expand Cardiac Diagnostics & Monitoring Portfolio

    What You Should Know: – Philips today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Paris-based Cardiologs, a France-based medical technology company focused on transforming cardiac diagnostics using artificial intelligence (AI) and cloud technology. – Cardiologs will further strengthen Philips’ cardiac monitoring and diagnostics offering with innovative software technology, electrocardiogram (ECG) analysis and reporting […]

  • Kareo and PatientPop Merge to Form Tebra to Create All-in-One Practice Platform

    What You Should Know: – Kareo, a provider of cloud-based clinical and financial software, and PatientPop, a provider of practice growth technology, today announced the closing of their merger and the unveiling of the combined company’s new name, Tebra. – The name Tebra is derived from the word “vertebrae” and symbolizes the role the new […]

  • EverCommerce Acquires DrChrono to Expand Suite of Solutions for Independent Practices

    What You Should Know: – Today EverCommerce Inc., a service commerce platform, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire DrChrono Inc., a Sunnyvale, CA-based SaaS practice management and EHR platform for modern medical practices. – DrChrono offers an all-in-one, cloud-based practice management, EHR, and billing solution to make healthcare more informed, more interactive, and more […]

  • HealthEquity Completes $455M Acquisition of HSA Custodian Further

    What You Should Know: – HealthEquity, completed the acquisition of Further,  a leading provider of HSA and consumer-directed benefit (“CDB”) administration services, and the nation’s ninth largest HSA custodian. The acquisition of Further and its technology expands HealthEquity’s leadership in the growing HSA market and enhances its ability to better serve their customers. The deal also adds to HealthEquity’s Total Solution offering—remarkable products backed by service, education and […]

  • 23andMe Acquires Lemonaid Health for $400M – Health M&A

    What You Should Know: – Consumer genetics and research company 23andMe, today announced a definitive merger agreement with Lemonaid Health, Inc., an on-demand platform for accessing medical care and pharmacy services online. – As part of the merger agreement, 23andMe acquired Lemonaid Health for $400M, of which 25% will be paid in cash and 75% in […]

  • Oak Street Health Acquires RubiconMD for $130M – Health M&A

    RubiconMD Co-founders Carlos Reines (left) and Gil Addo (right) What You Should Know: – Oak Street Health, Inc., a network of value-based primary care centers for adults on Medicare, today announced it has acquired RubiconMD, the leading technology platform providing access to specialist expertise. – Motivated by their own experiences within the healthcare system, CEO […]

  • HealthEdge Acquires Wellframe to Enter Member Engagement Market

    What You Should Know:  – HealthEdge Software, Inc. (“HealthEdge”), a provider of the industry’s leading next-gen integrated solution suite for health insurers, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire digital health management platform Wellframe Inc. (“Wellframe”). Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.  – The company’s Digital Health Management platform […]

  • GHX Acquires Explorer Surgical: Getting Closer to the Patient

    What You Should Know:  – Today, GHX announced it has acquired Chicago-based Explorer Surgical, operator of a comprehensive digital and remote case support platform that connects suppliers with provider teams. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed.  – With today’s increased focus on value-based care and reimbursements increasingly being tied to positive patient outcomes, […]

  • Medsphere Acquires Ambulatory IT Support Provider Systeem Medical

    What You Should Know:  – Medsphere Systems Corporation, the leading provider of affordable and interoperable healthcare IT platform solutions, today announced that the company has acquired Plano, TX-based Systeem Medical Information Systems. Systeem provides core information technology services with a primary focus on ambulatory healthcare providers. – Founded in 2009, Systeem powers the healthcare IT […]

  • Best Buy Acquires Care-At-Home Platform Current Health – M&A

    What You Should Know: – Best Buy, today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Boston-based Current Health, an enterprise care-at-home technology platform that brings together remote patient monitoring, telehealth, and patient engagement into a single solution for healthcare organizations. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed.  Founded in 2015, Current Health’s enterprise […]

  • Clearsense Acquires Plug-and-Play AI Analytics Firm Compellon

    What You Should Know: – Clearsense, an AI-powered data analytics platform company that translates healthcare data into highly consumable insights, today announced the acquisition of Compellon, a privately-held, plug-and-play AI analytics company. – The multi-patented Compellon technology uses AI to re-engineer predictive modeling, removing the technical burden from users. The technology is a hand in […]

  • Unite Us Acquires NowPow’s Personalized Community Referral Platform

    What You Should Know: – Unite Us, a New York City-based technology company connecting health and social care services, today announced the acquisition of NowPow, the Chicago-based referral platform grounded in science and community. – This combination will create the nation’s leading integrated health and social care network connecting people to the resources they need […]

  • Hinge Health Acquires wrnch for Advanced PT Tech to Track Human Motion

    What You Should Know: – Hinge Health, a Digital Musculoskeletal Clinic™, today announced it has acquired wrnch, developer of the leading computer vision platform for measuring human motion. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – wrnch’s three-dimensional motion-tracking technology enables the same precise tracking of full-body movement used by elite athletes and the […]

  • Vyne Medical Acquires Ahana Pediatrics and its Connected Care Solution

    What You Should Know: Vyne Medical announced the acquisition of Ahana Pediatrics, Inc., and its advanced connected care solution. Designed to empower groups of clinicians to collaborate in delivering higher-quality care to patients, the technology will be incorporated into Vyne Medical’s cloud-based Refyne™ platform. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. Vyne Medical’s SaaS-based […]

  • Flywheel Acquires Radiologics, Raises $22M for Biomedical Research Platform

    What You Should Know: – Flywheel, a biomedical research data management platform, announced the acquisition of St. Louis-based Radiologics. The two organizations’ combined capabilities in imaging research data management and analytics provide the medical research community unrivaled end-to-end research workflow solutions—from open source to global enterprise. – In addition, the company announced a $22M Series […]

  • Edifecs Acquires Talix to Expand Risk Adjustment Solution

    What You Should Know: – Edifecs, a global health IT provider announced it is acquiring Talix, a SaaS IT company, to expand Edifecs’ reach in the encounter management and risk adjustment space. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – The integration of Edifecs’ and Talix’s technologies will create an expanded risk adjustment solution […]

  • Zelis Acquires Healthcare Transparency Leader Sapphire Digital

    What You Should Know: – Bain-backed digital health payments company, Zelis today announced the acquisition of Sapphire Digital, a healthcare consumer-centered pricing and navigation software company serving more than 100M members. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – Sapphire’s platform offers tools for provider search and selection, quality ratings and reviews, pricing data, […]

  • Azalea Health Acquires dashboardMD for Integrated EHR‑based Business Intelligence

    What You Should Know: – Azalea Health Innovations Inc. (Azalea Health or Azalea), a provider of cloud-based patient management and health IT solutions, today announced its acquisition of dashboardMD, an innovative cloud provider of business intelligence reporting solutions and healthcare analytics. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – The acquisition pairs two true […]

  • Intelerad Acquires Insignia Medical Systems, UK-Based Enterprise Imaging Provider

    What You Should Know: Today, Intelerad Medical Systems, a provider of medical image management solutions, announced its acquisition of Insignia Medical Systems, a leading UK-based enterprise imaging provider. The deal signals an important step in expanding next-generation imaging solutions and resources to help modernize hospital trusts across the UK and marks the company’s fifth acquisition […]

  • TransUnion Explores Sale of TransUnion Healthcare, Sources Say

    What You Should Know: – Credit reporting agency TransUnion is currently evaluating the sale of its revenue cycle management subsidiary, TransUnion Healthcare, PE Hub first reports. – Sources report TransUnion Healthcare at an initial valuation of $1.9B to $2.2B with approximately $100M of earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization (EBITDA). – TransUnion Healthcare makes […]

  • Invitae Acquires Ciitizen for $325M to Strengthen its Patient-Consented Health Data Platform

    What You Should Know: – Medical genetics company Invitae today announced its $325M acquisition of Ciitizen, a patient-centric consumer health tech company that offers a global platform to help patients collect, organize, store and share their medical records digitally. – Ciitizen is a patient-centric consumer health technology platform that enables patients to collect, store and […]

  • Stryker Acquires Med Device Company Gauss Surgical

    What You Should Know: – Stryker today announced the acquisition of Gauss Surgical, a Menlo Park, CA-based medical device company that has developed Triton™, an artificial intelligence-enabled platform for real-time monitoring of blood loss during surgery. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – Triton combines the power of A.I. with the simplicity of […]

  • Provation Acquires endoPRO Software Portfolio from PENTAX Medical

    What You Should Know:  – Provation, a SaaS provider of procedure documentation and clinical decision support solutions, backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. (together with its affiliates, “Clearlake”), today announced its acquisition of the endoPRO® endoscopy informatics and software portfolio from PENTAX Medical. Terms of the carve-out transaction were not disclosed. – The Provation-acquired endoPRO […]

  • One Medical Completes Acquisition of Iora Health

    What You Should Know: – Today, One Medical closed its acquisition of Iora Health, a value-based primary care group serving roughly 39,000 Medicare patients. Together, One Medical and Iora will extend its combined reach to provide human-centered, technology-powered care across every stage of life, with nationwide digital health coverage and a combined office footprint in […]

  • Hoy Health Acquires Mobile Med Units Company HomeFront Health

    What You Should Know: – Hoy Health, a bilingual digital primary care platform today announced the acquisition of HomeFront Health, a San Antonio, TX-based service-driven mobile healthcare organization that delivers frontline medical services to patients in their homes as an extension of hospital- and provider-centric care models. By harnessing the untapped resource of military-trained and […]

  • DirectTrust Acquires Assets of SAFE Identity to Support Healthcare Interoperability

    What You Should Know: – DirectTrust today announced it has acquired the assets of SAFE Identity (including Trust Framework), an industry consortium and certification body supporting identity assurance and cryptography in healthcare.  Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – The acquisition substantially extends DirectTrust’s capabilities and services and is expected to enable new […]

  • Alight Acquires Expert Medical Advice Platform ConsumerMedical

    What You Should Know: – Alight Solutions, a cloud-based provider of integrated digital human capital and business solutions announced it will acquire ConsumerMedical, a clinical advocacy and expert medical opinion company that serves 6 million people through the nation’s largest employers, health plans, carriers and private exchanges. This is a key move as healthcare navigation […]

  • AccessDX Acquires 2bPrecise from Allscripts for Actionable Precision Medicine Insights

    What You Should Know: – AccessDX, a leading diagnostic laboratory, and diagnostic technology company has acquired 2bPrecise, a genomic and healthcare informatics innovator, from Allscripts Healthcare Solutions. This merger comes as advances in genetic research and medicine have driven skyrocketing demand for genetic testing, data, and insights by healthcare providers, laboratories, and consumers around the world. […]

  • Ginger and Headspace Merge to Form Headspace Health to Support Mental Health

    What You Should Know: –Headspace, a global leader in mindfulness and meditation, and Ginger, a leader in on-demand mental healthcare, today announced they have entered into a definitive agreement to merge. – The combined entity, Headspace Health, will provide the full spectrum of proven, effective virtual support – from mindfulness and meditation to text-based behavioral […]

  • K Health Acquires Mental Health App Trusst for On-Demand Text-Based Therapy

    What You Should Know: – KHealth, a data-driven virtual primary care platform providing affordable, personalized healthcare to millions of adults and children, today announced its acquisition of Trusst, the mental health app connecting people and providers for on-demand text-based therapy. Financial terms of deal were not disclosed. – Trusst has built a proprietary, simulated way […]

  • Connect America Acquires Remote Patient Monitoring Platform 100Plus

    What You Should Know: – Connect America LLC, a provider of digital health and connected care for seniors and vulnerable populations, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100Plus, the remote patient monitoring (RPM) platform that uses artificial intelligence (AI).  – Connect America, a portfolio company of Detroit-based Rockbridge Growth Equity, is […]

  • TRIPP Acquires PsyAssist to Support Patients with VR-Powered Psychedelic Therapy

    TRIPP, the fastest-growing digital psychedelics platform today acquired PsyAssist to commercialize a first-of-its-kind offering that supports the psychological healing journey of patients in psychedelic-assisted therapies. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. The acquisition will empower psychotherapists and patients to safely and effectively use TRIPP’s VR, AR, and mobile experiences for ketamine-assisted therapy, and clinical […]

  • Nordic Capital and Insights Partners Acquires Inovalon for $7.3B

    What You Should Know: – Inovalon, a provider of cloud-based platforms empowering data-driven healthcare, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an equity consortium led by Nordic Capital, and joined by Insight Partners, as lead co-investor, 22C Capital for $7.3 billion in cash. – Under the terms of […]

  • M&A: AmerisourceBergen Acquires Fintech Solution FirstView Financial

    What You Should Know: – Today, global healthcare company AmerisourceBergen announced it has acquired FirstView Financial (FirstView), a fintech solutions provider that delivers innovative digital payment processing services to support patient affordability and access programs, pharmacy and provider networks, and payors and plan administrators. – The addition of FirstView to AmerisourceBergen’s existing suite of manufacturer […]

  • Streamline Health Acquires RCM Consulting Firm Avelead for $20M

    What You Should Know: – Streamline Health Solutions, Inc., a provider of the eValuator Revenue Integrity Program to help healthcare providers proactively address revenue leakage and compliance exposure, announced the acquisition of Avelead Consulting, LLC (“Avelead”), a provider of solutions and services to improve revenue integrity for healthcare providers. – Financial terms of the acquisition include closing cash and […]

  • QGenda Acquires Provider Credentialing Platform CredentialGenie – M&A

    – QGenda, leading innovator in enterprise healthcare workforce management solutions, announced today the acquisition of CredentialGenie, an intelligent, cloud-based platform that simplifies the provider credentialing process. – By adding CredentialGenie’s capabilities to QGenda’s healthcare workforce management platform, QGenda will be the only organization to bring together provider credentialing and provider scheduling in one centralized platform, […]

  • HCA Healthcare Sells Off PatientKeepr to General Catalyst’s Commure

    What You Should Know: – HCA Healthcare, one of the nation’s leading healthcare providers, and General Catalyst, a global venture capital firm, today announced the sale of HCA Healthcare’s PatientKeeper to venture firm General Catalyst’s portfolio company Commure along with an investment in Commure and the formation of a new strategic collaboration to accelerate digital […]

  • Kareo Acquires RPA-Powered Medical Billing Provider PatientlySpeaking

    What You Should Know: – Kareo, a provider of cloud-based clinical and business management software solutions for independent healthcare practices and billing companies, today announced the acquisition of PatientlySpeaking, a process automation technology company for billing companies and medical practices. – Together with Kareo’s intuitive billing platform, PatientlySpeaking provides an integrated data connection for billing […]

  • Sharecare Acquires On-Demand Home Health Platform CareLinx for $65M

    What You Should Know: – Sharecare today announced its official entry into the home health market with the acquisition of CareLinx , an on-demand home health platform of tech-enabled care providers from Europ Assistance, one of the largest global assistance companies. Under the terms of the agreement, the acquisition is valued at approximately $65M, consisting of $54.6M […]

  • Olive Enters Clearinghouse Market with Acquisition of Healthcare IP

    What You Should Know: – Olive, a healthcare automation company today announced the acquisition of Healthcare IP, an integrated partner of healthcare provider and payer organizations, advocating data transparency and user experience in the revenue cycle. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – Healthcare IP is a clearinghouse that has been streamlining payment […]

  • Nanox Acquires Medical Imaging Platform Zebra Medical Vision for $200M

    What You Should Know: –   Nanox, the innovative medical imaging company, today announced the acquisition of Zebra Medical Vision, the deep-learning medical imaging analytics company. – In a deal valued at up to $200M, the medical imaging pioneers will leverage Zebra-Med’s industry-leading team, cutting-edge AI technology, and cloud capabilities, and unprecedented regulatory framework to form […]

  • M&A: Healthcare Data Startup H1 Acquires Carevoyance

    What You Should Know: – H1, a global healthcare platform that connects healthcare professionals has acquired Portland, Oregon based Carevoyance, which offers ​​the best targeting, sales enablement, and physician segmentation platform to medical device sellers. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – The acquisition enables H1 to expand its presence in the medical […]

  • Relatient Merges with Patient Access Platform Radix Health, Raises $100M+

    Anup Lakare co-founder of Radix Health, Michele Perry CEO of Relatient and Arun Mohan co-founder and CEO of Radix Health (L to R) – Today, Relatient, Inc., the leading SaaS-based, patient engagement platform, announced the signing of a definitive agreement to merge with Radix Health, a data-driven platform that helps medical practices and hospital groups optimize […]

  • Clarify Health Acquires Apervita’s Value Optimization Business – M&A

    What You Should Know: – Clarify Health, a cloud analytics company delivering real-world insights to healthcare and life sciences organizations, announced today the acquisition of the Value Optimization business of Apervita, the trusted platform for healthcare collaboration for payers, providers and other stakeholders. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – This acquisition bolsters […]

  • RV Health Acquires Healthgrades.com from Mercury Healthcare – M&A

    What You Should Know: – RV Health, a Red Ventures business, has acquired Healthgrades.com from Mercury Healthcare, the new brand for the separate enterprise-wide technology and data platform for health systems formerly known as Healthgrades, which will remain a separate business. – Healthgrades.com is the leading online marketplace to find and connect with the right […]

  • RxBenefits Acquires Pharmacy Benefits Consulting Firm Confidio

    What You Should Know: RxBenefits, an employee benefits industry’s first and only technology-enabled pharmacy benefits optimizer (PBO), today announced an agreement to acquire pharmacy benefits consulting firm, Confidio – The deal will bring together two premier, complementary providers of pharmacy benefits services, further advancing the organizations’ strategic vision to deliver an affordable prescription benefit to […]

  • WellSky Acquires Healthify to Enhance Social Determinants of Health

    What You Should Know: – Seamless coordination between providers, community-based organizations, and payers is the key to delivering value-based care at scale. To better connect providers, identify social determinants of health, search for social services, and coordinate care with community partners, WellSky has acquired Healthify. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – Together, WellSky and Healthify will connect providers across and within communities to […]

  • PE Firm Aquiline Capital Partners Acquires Telemedicine Provider Avera eCare

    What You Should Know: – Telemedicine services provider Avera eCare announced it has been acquired by private equity firm Aquiline Capital Partners with $6.4B in assets under management. As part of the acquisition, Aquiline will execute the carve-out of Avera eCare and rename the company Avel eCare. Closing is expected to occur in the fourth quarter of 2021. – Avel eCare’s […]

  • Amwell Acquires Conversa Health & SilverCloud Health – M&A

    What You Should Know: – Amwell®, a telehealth leader, today announced that it has signed definitive agreements to acquire SilverCloud Health, a leading digital mental health platform, and Conversa Health, a leader in automated virtual healthcare. – By adding the technology of these two companies to its virtual care platform, Amwell is greatly enhancing the […]

  • M&A: Komodo Health Acquires Breakaway Partners to Improve Patient Access

    What You Should Know: – Today, Komodo Health announces the acquisition of Breakaway Partners to improve patient access to effective therapies. The acquisition brings together Komodo’s Healthcare Map and software suite with Breakaway Partners’ industry-leading formulary data, policy criteria, and analytics software to create the industry’s first prescription drug access business solution based on a comprehensive, real-time view of real-world outcomes […]

  • HCTec Acquires Talon Healthy IT Services to Expand Managed Services Capabilities

    What You Should Know: –  HCTec, a best-in-class IT services firm serving diverse health systems and healthcare provider organizations, today announced it has completed an acquisition of Talon Healthy IT Services, a managed IT solutions company with service centers in North Carolina and Wisconsin. – The acquisition accelerates HCTec’s growth and expands its managed services capabilities […]

  • Imprivata Acquires Privileged Access Management Provider Xton Technologies

    What You Should Know: – Imprivata, the digital identity company for healthcare, today announced the acquisition of Xton Technologies, an innovative provider of privileged access management (PAM) solutions. – Founded in 2017, Xton Technologies takes a modern approach to enterprise PAM. The company’s Xton Access Manager (XTAM) software, deployed in just hours, combines all the features […]

  • Intelerad Acquires Clinical Workflow Automation Provider HeartIT

    What You Should Know: – Intelerad, a global leader in medical image management solutions, announced its acquisition of Heart Imaging Technologies, the leader in clinical workflow automation. Founded in 2000, Heart Imaging Technologies was the first company to offer an FDA-cleared zero footprint medical image workstation, which has become the precedent for other companies seeking […]

  • XFIN Acquires Radiology Revenue Cycle Provider CMS – Health M&A

    What You Should Know: – Health IT company XIFIN announced the acquisition of Computerized Management Services (CMS), a provider of comprehensive revenue management services for hospital-based radiology groups and imaging centers. CMS provides a comprehensive suite of outsourced financial services focused on maximizing radiology client revenue and cash flow streams. Its services leverage strong technology systems and analytics, including revenue cycle, strategic consulting, credentialing and coding.  – This […]

  • Ro Acquires At-Home Diagnostic Testing Company Kit – M&A

     What You Should Know: – Healthcare technology company, Ro today announced the acquisition of Kit, an at-home diagnostics company that offers self-administered diagnostic tests, including finger prick blood assays, blood pressure tests, weight measurement tools, and more—all shipped directly to their door. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – The acquisition of Kit […]

  • MAP Health Management Acquires Behavioral Health Provider CARMAhealth – M&A

    What You Should Know: –  MAP Health Management, LLC., a provider of virtual peer support services announced the acquisition of CARMAhealth (CARMA), a primary care and behavioral health management service organization to expand its capabilities to virtual and in-person primary medical and behavioral healthcare. – The acquisition will enable MAP to leverage its peer-led support […]

  • Humana Acquires Integrated Post-Acute Care Provider onehome – M&A

    What You Should Know: – Humana Inc. announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire integrated post-acute care provider One Homecare Solutions (“onehome”) from WayPoint Capital Partners (WayPoint), the private equity affiliate of a New York-based family investment office. – The acquisition will further advance Humana’s strategy to build a value-based home health […]

  • ZS Acquires Digital Health Consulting Firm Medullan – M&A

    What You Should Know: – Evanston-based global consulting firm ZS today who signed an agreement to acquire Medullan, an innovator in digital health strategy, experience design, technology enablement, compliance and research. Through the acquisition, ZS also gains Medullan’s pioneering virtual care platform, VARA™. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – The deal brings together two established leaders in […]

  • Iodine Acquires Clinical Documentation Solution ChartWise – Health M&A

    What You Should Know: – Iodine Software, a healthcare AI company, today announced it has acquired clinical documentation integrity company ChartWise Medical Systems. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – The acquisition comes just two weeks after Iodine completed an acquisition of Artifact Health, a mobile-based physician query platform that was in 300+ hospitals. Now, after both acquisitions, Iodine will […]

  • Valo Health and Khosla Ventures Merge to Go Public in $2.8B SPAC Deal

    What You Should Know: Valo Health, the technology company using human-centric data and artificial intelligence (AI) powered computation to transform the drug discovery and development process, and Khosla Ventures Acquisition Co. (“KVAC”) (NASDAQ: KVSA), a special purpose acquisition (SPAC), announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement. – The SPAC deal represents […]

  • Datavant + CIOX Health Announce $7B Merger to Tackle Health Data Fragmentation

    What You Should Know: – Today, Datavant and CIOX Health announced an agreement to merge the two companies in a transaction valued at $7.0 billion. The combined entity, to be named Datavant, will be the nation’s largest health data ecosystem, enabling patients, providers, payers, health data analytics companies, patient-facing applications, government agencies and life science companies to securely exchange their patient-level […]

  • CareDx To Acquire Transplant Hero Medication Management App – M&A

    What You Should Know: – CareDx, Inc. (Nasdaq: CDNA), a leading precision medicine company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of clinically differentiated, high-value healthcare solutions for transplant patients and caregivers, today announced it has acquired Transplant Hero LLC, a New York-based provider of a mobile app supporting the needs of transplant patients. – The acquisition of Transplant Hero builds on AlloCare, the comprehensive CareDx mobile […]

  • Icario Acquires Consumer Engagement and Health Action Platform ChipRewards – M&A

    What You Should Know: – Icario, the healthcare industry’s leading health action company, announced it has acquired ChipRewards, a leading SaaS platform used by health plans and employers to configure and manage consumer engagement programs. – With this acquisition, Icario will add self-service configurability and management capabilities that empower health plan teams to customize their […]

  • One Medical Acquires Value-Based Primary Care Group Iora Health for $2.1B – Health M&A

    What You Should Know: – Today, One Medical (NASDAQ: ONEM) announced its intent to acquire Iora Health, a value-based primary care group for serving roughly 38,000 Medicare patients through digital health and 47 in-person medical offices in ten markets across the United States for about $2.1B in stock. – Iora Health’s relationship-driven primary care model […]

  • Vynca Acquires Virtual Palliative Care Provider ResolutionCare – M&A

    What You Should Know: –  Vynca, a national leader in advance care planning, today announced the acquisition of  ResolutionCare, a California-based innovator and provider of home-based palliative care and telemedicine. – With the acquisition of ResolutionCare’s comprehensive board-certified, physician-led palliative care model, Vynca is well-positioned to expand its support services to the seriously ill, which aligns well with its […]

  • Ensemble Acquires Digital Patient Communications Platform Odeza – M&A

    What You Should Know: – Ensemble Health Partners (“Ensemble”), a provider of end-to-end revenue cycle management, announced today it has acquired Odeza, an all-in-one digital consumer communications platform that integrates with leading EHR platforms to unify, simplify and automate patient interactions. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – The integration of this innovative […]

  • CareCloud Acquires Health IT Consulting Firm MedMatica – M&A

    What You Should Know: – CareCloud today announced it has acquired Santa Rosa Staffing, Inc. and the assets of MedMatica Consulting Associates, Inc., through the closing of an Asset and Stock Purchase Agreement. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – The acquisition reflects CareCloud’s continued expansion into the hospital and health system market, […]

  • PAVmed Launches Veris Health With Acquisition of Oncodisc –M&A

    What You Should Know: – PAVmed announced today their launch of digital health company, Veris Health, along with Veris’ acquisition of Oncodisc.  – Oncodisc was created by James Mitchell, M.D. and Andrew Thoreson, M.D.  and brings the first implantable vascular access port with biologic sensors and wireless communication, combined with an oncologist-designed remote digital healthcare platform to improve […]

  • PE Firm Thoma Bravo Acquires Clinical Trial Financial Platform Greenphire – Health M&A

    What You Should Know: – Thoma Bravo, a private equity investment firm focused on the software and technology-enabled services sector announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Greenphire, a financial lifecycle management software for clinical trials, from The Riverside Company. Financial details were not disclosed for the pending transaction. – The acquisition, which […]

  • Grand Rounds Health & Doctor On Demand Acquires Included Health

    What You Should Know: – Today, Grand Rounds Health and Doctor On Demand announced they acquired Included Health, the first comprehensive healthcare navigation platform for the LGBTQ+ community. Together, they will address LGBTQ+ health challenges and improve outcomes. – The LGBTQ+ community disproportionately experiences discrimination and health-related stigmas. In a national study with over 1,500 LGBTQ+ employees from Fortune 100 companies, nearly half reported a negative experience or […]

  • Iodine Software Acquires Physician Query Platform Artifact Health – Health M&A

    What You Should Know: – Iodine Software, a leading healthcare AI company, today announced it has acquired physician engagement platform company Artifact Health. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – The acquisition brings together two industry leaders and expands Iodine’s clinical predictions and insights platform beyond clinical documentation improvement (CDI) teams to directly engage […]

  • Ro Acquires Modern Fertility to Integrate With Primary Care Platform

    What You Should Know: – Ro, today announced the acquisition of Modern Fertility, one of the fastest growing companies in women’s health. – This acquisition, one of the largest deals in women’s health tech yet, will accelerate Ro’s position as a leader in women’s health and bring Modern Fertility’s fertility tests and reproductive health tools […]

  • Zing Health Acquires Medicare Advantage Plan Provider Lasso Healthcare

    What You Should Know: – Zing Health Enterprises, a physician-founded and led provider of Medicare Advantage health plans, has signed definitive documents to acquire Harrisburg, PA-based Lasso Healthcare Insurance Co. – Lasso Healthcare offers Medicare Advantage (MA) plans in 34 states and the District of Columbia. Its insurance offerings currently cover over 6,000 members. Lasso […]

  • DarioHealth Acquires Digital Behavioral Health Platform wayForward for $30M

    What You Should Know: – DarioHealth Corp., a pioneer in the global digital therapeutics market, today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire PsyInnovations, Inc. (dba wayForward), a behavioral health digital platform that includes AI-enabled screening to triage and navigate members to specific interventions, digital Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), self-directed care, expert coaching […]

  • Cedar Acquires OODA Health for $425M to Power Healthcare Financial Tech Platform

    Cedar Acquires OODA Health for $425M What You Should Know: – Cedar, a healthcare financial technology platform, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire OODA Health, a healthcare technology company focused on improving the healthcare administrative experience with payers and providers, for $425M. – By bringing together providers and payers onto […]

  • M&A: Medicus IT Acquires Managed Services Provider HITCare

    What You Should Know: –  Medicus IT (MIT), the leading healthcare-focused managed services provider (MSP) based in Alpharetta, Georgia, today announced the acquisition of Health Information Technology Care (HITCare), California’s premier healthcare managed IT services provider. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – The uniting of these leading companies further elevates Medicus IT […]

  • Connect America Acquires Royal Philips’ Aging and Caregiving (ACG) Business

    What You Should Know:      – Connect America has acquired international healthcare technology leader, Royal Philips’ Aging and Caregiving (ACG) business in a strategic deal that expands Connect America’s customer base and connect care portfolio. Connect America is an independent provider of medical alert systems in North America and has become known as a leader in technology solutions that […]

  • Provation Acquires Perioperative Data Management Platform iProcedures

    What You Should Know: – Provation, a SaaS provider of procedure documentation and clinical decision support solutions,  backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. (together with its affiliates, “Clearlake”), today announced its acquisition of iProcedures, LLC, a top-rated provider of cloud-based anesthesia  documentation and perioperative data management software solutions. Financial terms of the transaction were not […]

  • R1 Acquires Patient Financial Engagement Platform VisitPay for $300M

    What You Should Know: – Today R1 announced they will acquire patient financial engagement company VisitPay for $300 million in cash, leading the charge in overhauling the patient experience in the area with the most pain points – from surprise billing to price transparency. The acquisition marks R1’s third acquisition in the last year, transitioning […]

  • Halma Acquires AI-Powered Perinatal Platform PeriGen for $58M

    – Halma, a UK global group of life-saving technology companies that provide innovative solutions to key problems facing the world today has acquired PeriGen, a leader in artificial intelligence that improves safety during childbirth for $58M in cash. – The acquisition provides access to a supportive network and additional resources so that PeriGen can expand its perinatal safety technology throughout the U.S. and beyond. – PeriGen’s software runs at hundreds […]

  • Lyniate Acquires Datica Integration Business to Deliver Interoperability

    What You Should Know:– Lyniate announced the acquisition of Datica Integrate and the subsequent launch of Lyniate Envoy, the company’s new cloud-based data integration solution. – Powered by the Datica Integration team, Lyniate Envoy provides healthcare organizations with the support necessary to rapidly integrate their healthcare IT solutions with EHRs, labs, public health departments, and more.  – Together, Lyniate […]

  • Accolade Acquires Virtual Primary Care Platform PlushCare for $450M

    What You Should Know: – Accolade, Inc. today announced an agreement to acquire PlushCare, a leading provider of virtual primary care and mental health treatment. – Under the terms of the agreement, the purchase price of up to $450 million will consist of $40 million in cash, $340 million in Accolade common stock, and up to an additional $70 […]

  • GoodRx Acquires HealthiNation to Expand Offering to Manufacturers

    What You Should Know: – GoodRx just announced the acquisition of HealthiNation, a leading producer of original health videos, as part of its continued investment in delivering high-quality content and information, and expanding its offering to pharmaceutical manufacturers. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – GoodRx works with manufacturers to deliver affordability solutions […]

  • Q1 2021 Health IT/Digital Health PC/VE, M&A, IPOs/ SPACs Activity

    The first quarter of 2021 has been one of investor optimism as the vaccine rollout continues ahead of expectations and economic activity begins to accelerate in response.  Within the Health IT industry, the already strong investment and M&A trends seen in 2020 have only accelerated.  Over the course of the quarter, we observed $7 billion in private […]

  • ProPhase Labs Acquires Digital COVID-19 Vaccination Passport

    What You Should Know: – ProPhase Labs, Inc., a diversified medical science and technology company, announced today that it has acquired the “VaccTrack” suite of digital solutions that can provide secure and reliable certification of a user’s vaccination and Covid testing results. – A digital vaccination certificate, or “passport” is based on a mobile app […]

  • Marpai Health Acquires Continental Benefits to Launch First Smart Health Plan System

    What You Should Know: – Today Marpai Health announced that it will acquire third-party administrator Continental Benefits. Marpai brings deep learning to self-insured health plans, which will allow for the processing of comprehensive data to increase quality care, reduce costs, simplify the healthcare experience, and empower plan members to live healthier lives. The transaction is expected to close in […]

  • Omega Healthcare Acquires himagine Solutions to Expand Global Delivery Model

    What You Should Know: – Omega Healthcare, a provider of outsourced revenue cycle management and other healthcare support services, today announced the acquisition of himagine Solutions, a St. Louis based provider of medical coding and registry services. The transaction expands the service capabilities and geographical footprint of both companies, enhancing the ability to service clients globally. – Through this acquisition Omega Healthcare will […]

  • NeoGenomics Acquires Precision Oncology Platform Trapelo Health for $65M

    What You Should Know: – NeoGenomics, Inc., a provider of cancer-focused genetic testing services and global oncology contract research services announced it has reached an agreement to acquire precision oncology platform Trapelo Health for $65M. The agreement purchase price of $65 million, consists of $35 million in cash on hand and $30 million in NeoGenomics […]

  • Apriss Health Acquires Care Coordination Platform PatientPing

    What You Should Know: PatientPing, a comprehensive care collaboration platform, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Appriss Health, a cloud-based care coordination software and analytics solutions focused on behavioral health and substance use disorder. – Together, PatientPing and Appriss, backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. and Insight Partners, will represent the largest and most diverse care […]

  • Providence-Backed Tegria Acquires Healthcare IT Consulting Firm Cumberland

    What You Should Know: – Tegria today announced the acquisition of Cumberland, a leading healthcare IT consulting and services firm for payers and providers. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. – The acquisition accelerates the growth of Tegria, launched by Providence in October 2020 to provide next-generation technologies and services to the healthcare […]

  • Grand Rounds Merges with Doctor on Demand to Create New Virtual Care Company

    What You Should Know: – Grand Rounds, a leader in healthcare quality and clinical navigation, and Doctor on Demand, the nation’s leading virtual care provider, announced their merger agreement, creating a first-of-its-kind integrated virtual care company. – These two premier platforms will offer a patient and provider experience unmatched elsewhere, providing a full suite of […]

  • Vytalize Health Acquires Patient Financial Experience Platform MedPilot

    What You Should Know: – Vytalize Health acquires patient financial experience platform MedPilot to accelerate data-driven engagement technology to its ACO’s Medicare population. – An alumnus of the Cedars-Sinai Accelerator, MedPilot’s platform has already helped over 1 million patients to date and boasts a 97% patient satisfaction score.   Vytalize Health, a leading provider of value-based […]

  • Nuance Acquires Ambient AI Assistant for Physicians Platform Saykara

    What You Should Know: – Nuance acquires ambient AI healthcare voice assistant Saykara, Inc. to bring complementary AI technology and engineering talent to conversational AI and ambient clinical intelligence market leader. – Kara’s AI-powered healthcare voice assistant can be used during a physician-patient encounter without any voice commands, promising to eliminate up to 100% of […]

  • Volpara Acquires Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Platform CRA Health for $18M

    What You Should Know: –  Volpara Health, an integrated breast care platform assisting in the delivery of personalized patient care has acquired breast cancer risk assessment platform CRA Health. – CRA Health, LLC, is a breast cancer risk assessment company spinoff from Massachusetts General Hospital — a Harvard Medical School teaching hospital. Today the company delivers more […]

  • Modern Health Acquires Mental Health Startup Kip to Expand Data-Driven Capabilities

    What You Should Know: – Modern Health acquires San Francisco-based mental health startup Kip to expand the data-driven capabilities of its mental health and wellness platform supporting 200+ enterprises globally. – Founded in 2015, Kip connects users with qualified therapists and arms them with the tools to track observations, feedback, and outcomes about their mental […]

  • GetWellNetwork Acquires Consumer Engagement Platform Docent Health

    What You Should Know: – GetWellNetwork is acquiring Docent Health, a digital health company. Docent provides a patient engagement platform used by healthcare organizations to coordinate personalized care at scale through AI-enabled communication technology. – The acquisition advances GetWellNetwork’s mission to empower patients and families to be more active participants in their care, and extends […]

  • DarioHealth Acquires Musculoskeletal Solution Upright for $31M

    What You Should Know: – DarioHealth, a Livongo competitor acquires musculoskeletal startup Upright for $31 million to expand their chronic condition management capabilities focused on driving behavior change rather than treating the acute problem. This move will more than double revenue and create one of the largest integrated digital health companies in the space. In […]

  • Medsphere Acquires Healthcare Relationship Management Platform Marketware

    What You Should Know: – Medsphere, a provider of affordable clinical IT systems and support services announced it has acqauired healthcare relationship management and analytics company Marketware. Medsphere Systems Corporation today announced the acquisition of Marketware, Inc., a leading developer of robust software tools focused on managing healthcare relationships and analyzing a wide variety of […]

  • Boston Scientific Acquires Preventice Solutions for $925M in Cash

    What You Should Know: – Boston Scientific announces an agreement to acquire Preventice Solutions, a leading developer of mobile health solutions and remote monitoring services that connect patients and caregivers for $925M in cash. – The acquisition of external cardiac monitoring technologies and services providers will expand Boston Scientific’s rhythm management diagnostics portfolio and capabilities. […]

  • HealthStream Acquires Policy Management System ComplyALIGN for $2M

    What You Should Know: – HealthStream, a provider of workforce and provider solutions for the healthcare industry acquires ComplyALIGN (incorporated as ProcessDATA, Ltd.), a Chicago-based healthcare technology company for $2M in cash. – The number of policies and procedures that a typical hospital needs to manage and continue to process rarely falls below one thousand. Staff members […]

  • mPulse Mobile Acquires Digital Health Engagement Company The Big Know

    What You Should Know: – mPulse Mobile, the leader in conversational AI solutions for the healthcare industry, will acquire The Big Know, a prominent digital health company transforming how healthcare educates consumers. – A deeper entrenchment in the streaming age and shifting consumer expectations demand a shift in the healthcare industry’s approach to care delivery and […]

  • Philips Acquires Medical Device Integration Platform Capsule for $635M

    What You Should Know: – Philips announces the acquisition of Capsule, a leading vendor-neutral Medical Device Integration Platform with a software-as-a-service business model – The Capsule acquisition is a strong fit with Philips’ strategy to transform the delivery of healthcare along the health continuum with integrated solutions. Philips, today announced that it has signed an […]

  • QGenda Acquires Automated Provider Scheduling Platform Shift Admin – M&A

    What You Should Know: – QGenda has acquired Shift Admin, an industry-recognized leader for shift-based specialties including emergency medicine, urgent care, and hospital medicine. With the industry-leading scheduling technology for all specialties across the healthcare delivery system, QGenda’s technology will ensure care is available for patients when and where it is needed. QGenda, the leading […]

  • Amalgam Rx Acquires Clinical Decision Support Platform Avhana Health – M&A

    What You Should Know: – DTx and Patient Support leaders, Amalgam Rx, Inc., announce the acquisition of Avhana Health, a privately-held clinical decision support (CDS) company. Amalgam Rx, Inc., a Wilmington, DE-based Digital Therapeutics and Patient Support company, announces the acquisition of Avhana Health, a privately held clinical decision support (CDS) company, which has deep […]

  • Modernizing Medicine Acquires Orthopedic EHR Platform Exscribe – M&A

    What You Should Know: – Modernizing Medicine announced it has acquired orthopedics EHR vendor Exscribe bringing together two of the healthcare industry’s leading, all-in-one orthopedic EHR vendors. – As part of the acquisition, Exscribe Founder and CEO, Dr. Sachdev and other members of the Exscribe team will be joining Modernizing Medicine. Specialty-specific EHR provider Modernizing […]

  • Itamar Medical Acquires Technology and Assets of Spry Health

    What You Should Know: – Itamar Medical Ltd. acquired the technology and assets of Spry Health in a move to expand its product offering beyond Sleep Apnea identification. – Itamar Medical’s acquisition of Spry Health will enable the company to develop a wearable watch-like remote patient monitoring solution. Itamar Medical Ltd., a medical device and digital health company focused on […]

  • Shields Health Solutions, ExceleraRx Announce Specialty Pharmacy Merger – M&A

    What You Should Know: – Shields Health Solutions and Excelera announce a major specialty pharmacy merger that will form a combined company that consults with 700+ hospitals in 43 states, including Mass General Brigham, Yale New Haven, Intermountain Healthcare and Henry Ford. – The network of hospitals is designed to improve patient care through an […]

  • Central Logic Acquires Acuity Link for Intelligent Transport Capabilities – M&A

    What You Should Know: – Central Logic acquires Acuity Link to power the company’s Intelligent Transport capabilities, speeding time to care in the best setting. – In addition, the company rolls out a new interoperable Bed Visibility capability that offers a real-time snapshot into available beds across the enterprise for improved access and enhanced revenue […]

  • Net Health Acquires Post-Acute Analytics Platform PointRight – M&A

    What You Should Know: –  Net Health acquires post-acute market analytics platform PointRight to deepen the company’s analytics capabilities, post-acute presence, and support for SNF networks. Net Health, a provider of cloud-based software for specialty medical providers across the continuum of care, today announced that it has acquired PointRight Inc., a leading provider of analytics […]

  • Komodo Health Acquires Cloud-Based Life Sciences Platform NEVIS- M&A

    What You Should Know: – Komodo Health announces the acquisition of Nevis, a cloud-based platform for life sciences to expand its software capabilities. – The acquisition of NEVIS offers customers a cloud-based platform with a suite of software that ends reliance on fragmented data and expensive single-point solutions. Komodo Health today announced its acquisition of NEVIS, […]

  • M&A: TigerConnect Acquires Hospital Middleware Solution Critical Alert

    What You Should Know: – TigerConnect has announced an expansion in their suite through the acquisition of Critical Alert, a leading provider of enterprise-grade middleware for hospitals and health systems. – For the hundreds of thousands of nurses that currently use TigerConnect, these new capabilities will deliver real-time, contextual information to their mobile device or […]

  • UnitedHealth Group Acquires Change Healthcare to Combine with OptumInsight for $13B

    What You Should Know: – UnitedHealth Group has reached an agreement to acquire Change Healthcare in a deal valued at more than $13 billion, marking the first major acquisition of 2021. – Change Healthcare will be combined with OptumInsight to advance a more modern, information, and technology-enabled healthcare platform. UnitedHealth Group’s has reached an agreement […]

  • 2020’s Top 20 Digital Health M&A Deals Totaled $50B

    Teladoc Health and Livongo Merge The combination of Teladoc Health and Livongo creates a global leader in consumer-centered virtual care. The combined company is positioned to execute quantified opportunities to drive revenue synergies of $100 million by the end of the second year following the close, reaching $500 million on a run-rate basis by 2025. […]

  • M&A: Philips Acquires Remote Cardiac Monitoring BioTelemetry for $2.8B

    What You Should Know: – Philips acquires BioTelemetry, a U.S. provider of remote cardiac diagnostics and monitoring for $72.00 per share for an implied enterprise value of $2.8 billion (approx. EUR 2.3 billion). – With $439M in revenue in 2019, BioTelemetry annually monitors over 1 million cardiac patients remotely; its portfolio includes wearable heart monitors, […]

  • M&A: Kyruus Acquires HealthSparq from Cambia Health Solutions

    What You Should Know: – Kyruus is acquiring HealthSparq from Cambia Health Solutions, a family of more than 20 companies working to make healthcare more economically sustainable and efficient for people and their families. – HealthSparq is a healthcare guidance and transparency technology company serving the health plan market. – With the acquisition, the combined […]

  • M&A: Cerner to Acquire Health Division of Kantar for $375M in Cash

    What You Should Know:  – Cerner announces it will acquire Kantar Health, a leading data, analytics, and real-world evidence and commercial research consultancy serving the life science and health care industry. – This acquisition is expected to allow Cerner’s Learning Health Network client consortium and health systems with more opportunities to directly engage with life […]

  • M&A: HealthStream Acquires myClinicalExchange for $4.5M in Cash

    What You Should Know: – HealthStream acquires substantially all of the assets of myClinicalExchange LLC,  for approximately $4.5 million in cash. – For the first time, HealthStream’s footprint expands to include the healthcare workforce before graduation, providing new opportunities to make the transition-to-practice by medical, nursing, and allied healthcare students more seamless. HealthStream, a Nashville, […]

  • M&A: Ro Acquires On-Demand, In-Home Platform Workpath

    What You Should Know: – Ro announced it has acquired Workpath, a technology platform that powers on-demand, in-home healthcare and diagnostics services nationwide. – Through this acquisition, Ro’s platform will now uniquely bring together a patient’s doctor, pharmacy, and diagnostics/lab–offering a personalized, end-to-end experience with no insurance required. – Ro is also announcing a partnership […]

  • PointClickCare Acquires Collective Medical for $650M to Create to Largest Combined Acute and Post-Acute Care Network

    What You Should Know: – PointClickCare announces its intent to acquire Collective Medical to create the largest combined acute and post-acute care network in North America for $650M. – Collective Medical’s platform connects more than 1,300 hospitals, thousands of ambulatory practices and long-term post-acute care (LTPAC) providers, as well as accountable care organizations (ACOs) and […]

  • M&A: Olive Acquires AI Prior Authorization Company Verata Health

    What You Should Know: – On the heels of $225.5 million dollars in funding and a $1.5B valuation this week, Olive today announced its acquisition of Verata Health to create a combined AI prior authorization solution for providers and payers under the Olive name. – Prior authorization is a $31 billion dollar issue in healthcare, […]

  • M&A: Imprivata Acquires Patient Privacy Intelligence Company FairWarning

    What You Should Know: – Imprivata acquires FairWarning Technologies, a provider of patient privacy intelligence. – The combined solutions will offer healthcare a single Digital Identity platform that integrates role-based access controls, identity governance, and data privacy compliance. Imprivata®, the digital identity company for healthcare, today announced the acquisition of FairWarning Technologies, LLC, a Clearwater, FL-based provider […]

  • M&A: CarepathRx Acquires Pharmacy Operations of Chartwell from UPMC for $400M

    What You Should Know: – CarepathRx will acquire the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center’s pharmacy operations in a $400M deal. – The company fully integrates pharmacy operations, expands healthcare services, improves ambulatory access, minimizes clinical variation and creates new health system revenue streams. – CarepathRx serves more than 15 health systems and 600 hospitals, with […]

  • Healthcare M&A: DAS Health Acquires Randall Technology Services

    What You Should Know: – DAS Health Ventures acquires healthcare and managed IT company Randall Technology Services (RandallTech). – This acquisition adds Allscripts® PM and EHR solutions to the DAS portfolio of supported products, and DAS Health has now added additional staff in Texas that will create opportunities for greater regional support of its entire […]

  • HealthStream Acquires Change Healthcare’s Staff Scheduling Business for $67.M

    What You Should Know: – HealthStream acquires Change Healthcare’s staff scheduling business for $67.5M in cash which includes the ANSOS™ Staff Scheduling (“ANSOS”) platform and related products. – The acquisition will help establish HealthStream as a market leader in healthcare workforce scheduling business. HealthStream, a leading provider of workforce and provider solutions for the healthcare […]

  • M&A: CompuGroup Medical Acquires eMDs for $240M

    What You Should Know: – CompuGroup Medical (CGM) acquires eMDs, Inc. (eMDs), a leading provider of healthcare IT with a focus on doctors’ practices in the US, reaching an attractive size in the biggest healthcare market worldwide. – CGM is building an attractive platform for future growth through complementary product portfolios and the ability to […]

  • Signify Health Acquires Healthcare Payment Blockchain Company PatientBlox

    Signify Health, a leading provider of technology-enabled healthcare solutions designed to keep people healthy and happy at home has acquired PatientBlox, an Atlanta-based technology company with deep expertise in applying distributed ledger technology in healthcare. The acquisition accelerates Signify’s prospective provider payment capabilities for episodes of care, supporting the company’s commitment to advance value-based care […]

  • M&A: Medsphere Systems Corporation Acquires Micro-Office Systems

    What You Should Know: – Medsphere acquires Micro-Office Systems (MOS), developer of systems integration and communication tools. MOS will retain its name and will serve as a division of Medsphere moving forward. Medsphere Systems Corporation today announced the acquisition of Micro-Office Systems (MOS) in a move that will even further enhance the value and usability of Medsphere’s affordable […]

  • Volaris Group Acquires Clinical Workforce & Workflow Platform medaptus

    What You Should Know: – Volaris Group acquires medaptus, a clinical workforce, and workflow solutions that empower healthcare delivery entities to achieve their desired patient, clinical and financial outcomes. Today, Volaris Group has acquired medaptus, a healthcare technology company that removes the administrative burden from hospital and group practice operations to enable higher efficiency throughput. […]

  • M&A: Central Logic Acquires Patient Care Transition Platform Ensocare

    What You Should Know: – Central Logic has acquired Omaha-based Ensocare, which automates the referral process for patients from hospital to post-acute care (PAC) when they are being discharged. – This acquisition means that Central Logic’s technology solution will now expand its reach across the care continuum, from acute to post-acute care—into, through and out […]

  • M&A: RxVantage Acquires onPoint Oncology to Expand Offering to Oncology Practices

    What You Should Know: – RxVantage has acquired onPoint Oncology to provide cancer care teams with on-demand access to educational resources, reimbursement data, and analytics. – The acquisition of onPoint Oncology builds on RxVantage’s rapidly expanding digital offerings for providers. In April, RxVantage launched Virtual Meetings to help providers reestablish access to life science experts amidst the disruptions caused […]

  • HST Pathways and Casetabs Merge to Form ASC Practice Management Powerhouse

    What You Should Know: – HST Pathways and Casetabs announce merger to power surgical communication combined with the industry leader in ASC practice management. –  The combined company is supported by a majority investment led by private equity company Bain Capital Tech Opportunities with a minority investment from Nexxus Holdings. HST Pathways (“HST”) and Casetabs, two leading providers […]

  • M&A: Centene to Acquire AI Healthcare Analytics Platform Apixio

    What You Should Know: – Centene Corporation acquires AI healthcare analytics platform Apixio to additional data and AI capability to technology portfolio. – Apixio will remain an operationally independent entity as part of Centene’s Health Care Enterprises group to continue bringing value to its clients and the industry. Centene Corporation, today announced it has signed […]

  • Aptar Pharma Acquires the Assets of Respiratory Startup Cohero Health

    What You Should Know: – Apstar Pharma acquires the assets of respiratory health company Cohero Health to expands its digital portfolio with a focus on respiratory disease management. – Cohero Health develops digital tools and technologies to improve respiratory care, reduce avoidable costs, and optimize medication utilization. AptarGroup, Inc., a global leader in consumer dispensing, […]

  • Ontrak Acquires Science-Backed, Behavior Change Platform LifeDojo

    What You Should Know: – Ontrak acquires LifeDojo Inc, a San Francisco, CA-based comprehensive, science-backed behavior change platform. – The acquisition broadens Ontrak’s addressable market and footprint to lower acuity populations enabling new interventions and remote patient monitoring. Ontrak, Inc., a leading AI-powered and telehealth-enabled, virtualized healthcare company, today announced that it has acquired LifeDojo […]

  • Teladoc Health Completes Merger with Livongo

    Telehealth leader Teladoc Health today announced it has completed its merger with Livongo in just under three months. Here are things to know about the completion: Under the terms of the merger, Livongo shareholders will receive 0.5920x shares of Teladoc Health plus cash of $11.33 for each Livongo share (including the special dividend declared by […]

  • Medidata Acquires Digital Biomarker Business of MC10 / Clinical Trials & Wearable Sensors

    What You Should Know: – Clinical trials technology company Medidata has acquired the digital biomarker business of MC10. – MC10’s offerings will bring novel clinical analytics and biosensor capabilities to Medidata’s existing technology solutions, enhancing Medidata’s capabilities to integrate data from wearable sensors – including clinical grade metrics – in clinical trials. – With this […]

  • RLDatix Acquires Verge Health to Accelerate Proactive Risk Mitigation in Healthcare

    What You Should Know: – RLDatix acquires Verge Health, creating the largest safety-led compliance and credentialing software platform specifically designed for healthcare. – The acquisition will accelerate the adoption of RLDatix’s applied safety intelligence framework and create an industry-standard for proactive risk mitigation. RLDatix, the leading global provider of intelligent patient safety solutions, announced today […]

  • Corrona Acquires Virtual Patient Community HealthUnlocked

    What You Should Know: – Nationwide disease registry Corrona has acquired virtual patient community HealthUnlocked, creating a first-in-class patient experience ecosystem. – The acquisition will enable Corrona to expand its broad set of capabilities–ranging from highly granular and longitudinal structured data across eight registries. Corrona, LLC  (“Corrona”), a nationwide disease registry and is now the […]

  • Press Ganey Acquires Doctor.com, Acquires Majority Stake in Binary Fountain

    What You Should Know: – Press Ganey advances the healthcare consumerism movement with acquisitions of Doctor.com and a majority stake in Binary Fountain. – Expanded technology platform enables industry-leading management of providers’ online brand and seamless Web-wide patient acquisition and loyalty strategies. Press Ganey today announced the expansion of its market-leading health care consumerism platform […]

  • WellSky Acquires CarePort Health from Allscripts for $1.35B

    What You Should Know: – Health technology leader WellSky has agreed to acquire CarePort Health to power coordinated care transitions for acute and post-acute care patients for $1.35B. – By providing end-to-end visibility across the continuum, WellSky and CarePort can improve outcomes, lower costs, and increase patient satisfaction. WellSky, a global health, and community care […]

  • TrustHCS, Visionary RCM, T-System, RevCycle+ Merge to Form New Entity CorroHealth

    What You Should Know: – CorroHealth – a newly-formed entity – combines the services and technologies of TrustHCS, Visionary RCM, T-System, and RevCycle+. – Under this new entity, CorroHealth is committed to helping clients navigate regulatory compliance complexities, ease physician burdens and improve financial outcomes. Today, four revenue cycle management services and technology organizations have […]

  • Sonde Health Acquires NeuroLex Lab’s Voice-Based Survey Platform

    What You Should Know: – Sonde Health acquires NeuroLex Laboratories, Inc. to forms one of the world’s preeminent biobanks focused on vocal biomarkers. – NeuroLex’s core product, SurveyLex, makes it easy to create and distribute voice surveys in less than a minute as URL links through web browsers. Sonde Health, a Boston-based digital vocal biomarker […]

  • Experity Acquires Reputation Management Platform Calibrater Health

    What You Should Know: – Experity, a provider of urgent care health IT, has acquired feedback management solutions company- Calibrater Health. – Through the acquisition, Experity will expand its patient engagement HIT platform by fully integrating Calibrater’s reputation management functionalities like AI-powered issue tracking, SMS patient surveys, and enhanced performance insights. Experity, a provider of […]

  • emids Acquires Payer IT Consulting Firm FlexTech

    What You Should Know: – emids – a leader in digital engineering and transformation solutions for the healthcare and life sciences industries – today announced the acquisition of Nevada-based FlexTech, a payer IT consulting firm recognized by KLAS as a category leader. – The FlexTech deal will drive expanded channel partnership opportunities for emids among […]

  • Vocera Acquires Secure Communications Platform EASE Applications

    What You Should Know: – Today Vocera Communications acquires EASE Applications, a provider of a secure communication platform and mobile application that delivers updates, messages to patients’ loved ones, during surgeries and at other times. – The Orlando-based EASE offers a cloud-based service that is built to improve the patient experience by enabling friends and family […]

  • Change Healthcare Acquires Cloud-Native Imaging Platform Nucleus.io

    What You Should Know: – Change Healthcare acquires Nucleus.io to create the first of its kind end-to-end, cloud-native Enterprise Imaging to integrate Change Healthcare’s next-generation medical imaging platform. – The acquisition will accelerate Change Healthcare’s timeline to implement a complete cloud-based, end-to-end Enterprise Imaging solution with customers by leveraging the 7,500+ organizations Nucleus.io currently serves. […]

  • Former KKR Vet Jim Momtazee Launches Healthcare Investment Firm, Patient Square Capital

    Jim Momtazee, Managing Partner at Patient Square Capital What You Should Know: – Former KKR veteran Jim Momtazee announced the launch of Patient Square Capital, a partnership being purpose-built to become the preeminent investment firm in healthcare.  – Patient Square will partner with best-in-class management teams whose products, services, and technologies improve health.  – Prior […]

  • Waystar Acquires Medicare RCM Company eSolutions at $1.3B Valuation

    What You Should Know: – Revenue cycle management provider Waystar acquires eSolutions, a provider of Medicare and Multi-Payer revenue cycle management, workflow automation, and data analytics tools at a $1.3B valuation. – The acquisition will create the first unified healthcare payments platform with both commercial and government payer connectivity, resulting in greater value for providers. […]

  • Cone Health to Merge with Sentara Healthcare Totaling $11B in Assets

    What You Should Know: – Cone Health has signed a letter of intent to merge with Norfolk, Virginia-based Sentara Healthcare for a combined $11B in assets. – The merger creates one large health system totaling of 17 hospitals – 11 Sentara hospitals in Virginia and one in Elizabeth City, N.C., and five Cone Health hospitals in […]

  • Medtronic Acquires Smart Insulin Pen Company Companion Medical

    What You Should Know: – Today, Medtronic announced that it will acquire Companion Medical, the manufacturer of InPen, a smart insulin pen system paired with an integrated diabetes management app. – The addition of Companion’s InPen system builds upon Medtronic’s strategic acquisitions of Nutrino and Klue to further improve overall automated decision-making capabilities and optimizes dosing decisions using […]

  • Analysis: July Health IT M&A Activity; Public Company Performance

    – Healthcare Growth Partners’ (HGP) summary of Health IT/digital health mergers & acquisition (M&A) activity, and public company performance during the month of July 2020. While a pandemic ravages the country, technology valuations are soaring.  The Nasdaq hit an all-time high during the month of July, sailing through the 10,000 mark to post YTD gains […]

  • Teladoc Health and Livongo Merge in $18.5B Deal: 5 Things to Know

    What You Should Know: – Teladoc Health to merge with Livongo for $18.5B in cash and stock to create a powerhouse leader in consumer-centered virtual care. – Teladoc Health shareholders will own approximately 58 percent and existing Livongo shareholders will own approximately 42 percent of the combined company. – Jason Gorevic, current CEO of Teladoc […]

  • DAS Health Acquires Managed IT Services and CyberSecurity Company Technology Seed

    – Both companies’ clients will gain an increased depth of IT and security support, and Technology Seed’s healthcare clients will now have a substantially improved value proposition DAS Health Ventures, Inc., a provider of health IT and management, announced today it completed the acquisition of Technology Seed, LLC, a managed IT and cybersecurity services company based in Salem, NH. […]

  • Ciox Health Acquires Biomedical NLP Company Medal

    What You Should Know: – Ciox Health has acquired Medal, Inc., a biomedical Natural Language Processing (biomed-NLP) technology company. – The acquisition will lead Ciox to better and more quickly enable real-world data in support of research that advances patient care. Ciox Health, a leading health technology company, today announced its acquisition of San Francisco-based biomedical Natural Language […]

  • W2O Acquires Discern Health to Strengthen Value-Based Care Capabilities

    What You Should Know: – W2O announced today the acquisition of Discern Health, a leading healthcare consultancy based in Washington, DC, and Baltimore, to strengthen its strategic capabilities in assisting clients with critical healthcare policy trends and value-based reimbursement models. – Discern Health brings experts with decades of experience in quality, health care measurement, and payment […]

  • Sharecare Acquires WhiteHatAI to Enhance Healthcare Payment Integrity

    What You Should Know: – Sharecare acquires WhiteHatAI to provide health plan and provider clients with additional capabilities to ensure healthcare payment integrity  – WhiteHatAI’s ability to detect erroneous claims before they are paid will help Sharecare’s health plan partners reduce costs associated with FWA. – Sharecare will integrate WhiteHatAI’s capabilities to foster deeper engagement […]

  • HealthEdge Software Acquires Payment Integrity Solution The Burgess Group

    What You Should Know: – HealthEdge Software announces the acquisition of The Burgess Group, LLC (“Burgess”), an innovative payment integrity software company focused on improving healthcare payment operations for an undisclosed sum. – The strategic acquisition will boost Health Edge’s position in the payment integrity market and extends best-in-class claims processing to include software-driven payment […]

  • Health Catalyst Acquires Clinical Workflow Optimization Solution healthfinch

    What You Should Know: – Health Catalyst announces an agreement to acquire clinical workflow optimization solution healthfinch using a mix of stock and cash. – As part of the acquisition, healthfinch will be a new application suite category called EMR Embedded Insights and its refills, care gaps closure, and visit planning applications will continue to […]