Health IT Business News Roundup for the Week of June 6, 2014
June 7, 2014 in News
MA, Financial Reports and Funding
Net Health, a provider of outpatient specialty care software, has acquired The Rehab Documentation Company, a provider of clinical EHR and management tools, for an undisclosed sum…Availity, a health information network service provider, has acquired RevPoint Healthcare, a provider of revenue cycle management, for an undisclosed sum.
Helix Health — a provider of medical software — has raised €9 million, or about $12.3 million, in a funding round from BlueBay Ireland…Proteus Digital Health, a vendor of an ingestible sensor for medication management and adherence, has raised $120 million in a funding round from undisclosed investors.
The Children’s Health Alliance, a not-for-profit group of primary care pediatricians, has selected Wellcentive‘s suite of population health management tools and services…Cherokee Health Systems in Tennessee has selected NextGen Healthcare Information Systems‘ EHR and electronic dental record systems and revenue cycle and practice management tools…Cypress Creek Emergency Room in Houston has selected Wellsoft‘s emergency department information system…Brighton Radiology Associates has selected McKesson‘s revenue cycle management tools…the New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute has selected ArborMetrix‘s health data analytics system…Ochsner Health System in Louisiana has selected RL Solutions‘ infection surveillance system.
Product Development and Marketing
MediGain will integrate its medical billing and revenue cycle management tools with digiChart‘s EHR system for OB/GYN practices…ChartLogic will integrate its EHR and revenue cycle management tools with Kareo‘s medical billing tools…Ameritox will provide its medication monitoring tools to MVP Health Care‘s plan members in New York, Vermont and New Hampshire.
Steve Fieler — former CFO of Hewlett-Packard‘s revenue software program — has been named CFO at Proteus Digital Health; Jonathan Symonds — chair of HSBC Bank Plc and former CFO at Novartis — has been appointed to the board of Proteus Digital Health.