Health IT Business News Roundup for the Week of April 4, 2014
April 5, 2014 in News
MA, Financial Reports and Funding
Rite Aid has acquired Health Dialog Services, a provider of health coaching and analytics services, for an undisclosed sum…GE Healthcare will acquire CHCA Computer Systems, a Canadian developer of operating room IT tools, for an undisclosed sum.
TrueVault, a provider of patient health data storage services, has raised $2.5 million in seed funding from multiple investors…Reflexion Health, a provider of physical therapy tools and services, has raised $7.5 million in a funding round from the West Health Investment Fund.
Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center has selected Authentidate Holding‘s remote patient monitoring system…Adventist Health System in Florida will implement ReDoc‘s outpatient rehabilitation documentation tools…ViaQuest, a provider of behavioral home health tools, will deploy Netsmart‘s care management and coordination tools…the Center for Diagnostic Imaging in New Jersey will implement HEALTHEC‘s HIE platform…Greater Houston Healthconnect has selected DICOM Grid‘s cloud-based medical image-sharing system.
Product Development and Marketing
WebInterstate will integrate its mobile imaging technology with Liason Healthcare‘s cloud-based EHR system…M2Gen, a subsidiary of the Moffitt Cancer Center, will integrate its treatment and biospecimens database with Deloitte‘s analytics system…OTTR Chronic Care Solutions will integrate its organ transplant patient tracking application with Cerner‘s EHR system…HealthCare Global Enterprises and Hudooku Solutions — a vendor of an online information-sharing and commenting platform — will partner to develop an online health information database.
DrFirst will integrate its e-prescribing system into Insight‘s EHR system…Leidos Health — a provider of clinical, IT and business tools and services to the health care industry — and Medworxx Solutions will partner to implement patient flow performance optimization at Alberta Health Services in Canada…CloudVisit Telemedicine will integrate its video appointment technology with I Do App‘s mobile patient tracking platform…the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association‘s National Labor Office will offer Teladoc‘s telehealth services to member companies and union members.
Karl Schnur — former project director of Molina Medicaid Systems — has been named senior consultant on health IT and human services systems at Sellers Dorsey…Julie Donahue — vice president of Insurance Canada at IBM — has been named vice president of business development at AbilTo, a provider of behavior intervention and therapy programs…Lee Horner — former senior vice president of sales and marketing at Eliza Corporation, a maker of health engagement tools — has been named chief sales officer at CareCloud, a provider of EHR, practice management and billing software and services…John Derr — CEO of JD Associates Enterprises — has been appointed as a strategic advisor to Inofile, a health IT company.