Health IT Business News Roundup for the Week of June 12, 2015
June 13, 2015 in News
MA, Financial Reports and Funding
Teladoc, a provider of telehealth services, has acquired Stat Health Services, a provider of online doctor visit services, for an undisclosed sum.
AbilTo, a provider of behavioral change telehealth services, has raised $12 million in a Series C funding round with participation from multiple investors…Arrowlytics, a provider of cloud-based business intelligence and analytics services, has raised $3 million in a funding round led by Surgical Care Affiliates.
University of Tennessee Medical Center has selected Premier‘s suite of supply chain and performance improvement advisory services…CCS Oncology, a New York-based cancer care provider, has selected CureMD‘s EHR system…South Nassau Communities Hospital in New York has selected RightCare‘s suite of post-acute care and readmission rate reduction software.
Product Development and Marketing
Surescripts, a health information network, has integrated its electronic prior authorization services with eClinicalWorks‘ EHR system…Samsung has partnered with Ping An Insurance, an insurer in China, to develop a digital health platform…eHealth Technologies has integrated its image exchange tools with Orion Health‘s population health management and integration platform…Walgreen has extended its partnership with MDLive to deliver telehealth services in three additional states.
Steven Stack, a Kentucky-based emergency physician and nationally recognized health IT expert, has been sworn in as president of the American Medical Association…Carmen Davies, former regional vice president of respiratory operations at Walgreen Infusion and Respiratory Services, has been named executive vice president and chief compliance officer of Stratice Healthcare, a health IT vendor…Kathy Luther — former director of clinical documentation improvement at Accretive Health, a provider of revenue cycle management services — has been named clinical product manager at ChartWise Medical Systems, a developer of computer-assisted clinical documentation improvement software.