Health IT Business News Roundup for the Week of June 13, 2014
June 14, 2014 in News
MA, Financial Reports and Funding
Intermedix, a provider of revenue cycle and practice management tools, has acquired the medical billing unit of T-System, a vendor of medical documentation services, for an undisclosed sum.
Weave, a provider of physician-patient communication and patient records management tools, has raised $5 million in a funding round led by A Capital…Medocity, a developer of a cancer treatment and care management mobile application, has raised $1.6 million in a funding round from undisclosed investors.
Fallon Health, a not-for-profit health services organization, has selected Emmi Solutions‘ quality-of-care tracking and management tools…Mission Health, a health system in North Carolina, has selected Health Catalyst‘s population health management and data analytics applications…Healthcare Engagement Solutions, a provider of cloud-based patient tracking and engagement tools, has selected Cleveland Clinic Innovations to provide mobile technology platform services…Lancaster General Health, a not-for-profit health system in Pennsylvania, has selected Explorys‘s population health management tools.
Product Development and Marketing
The Association of Medical Directors of Information Systems and the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives have formed a strategic alliance in which CHIME will provide AMDIS with public policy and education operational support and AMDIS will serve as CHIME’s primary physician informatics adviser…Elsevier — a provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services — will collaborate with Knewton, a provider of adaptive learning tools, to develop learning products for medical and nursing students.
Steven Stack — a Kentucky-based emergency medicine physician and former chair of the American Medical Association‘s Health IT Advisory Group — has been named president-elect of the AMA…Paul Tuten — former senior consultant to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT — has been named vice president of product development and management at RxAnte, a provider of health care predictive analytics and technology tools; Joy Pritts will step down as chief privacy officer at ONC…Ronald Bukowski — former professor of medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine — has been named chair of CSSi‘s Medical and Clinical Advisory Board…Mark Manning — former vice president and managing director of Pegasystems — has been named chief revenue officer at Eliza Corporation, a provider of health engagement management services; Ralph Perfetto — former vice president of product development and population health at Optum — has been named chief analytics officer at Eliza.