Health IT Business News-September 16, 2021

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Health Catalyst Announces New Solutions for Bringing Clinical Research to Everyday Healthcare
Health Catalyst, Inc. (@HealthCatalyst), Providers of data and analytics technology and services to healthcare organizations, Presentation Launch of Health Catalyst Research Offering for healthcare providers, biopharmaceutical companies, and clinical research organizations (CROs). The new product helps healthcare systems safely transform and maximize existing clinical databases, unleashing access to mutually beneficial industry and research partnerships.

Sphere partners with Saina Health to enable secure patient payments
Sphere (@SphereCommerce), End-to-end integrated medical payment and security software provider, Presentation We have partnered with Saina Health to enable secure payment acceptance via the Insta Health ™ platform.

Collaboration news

Veterans Integrated Services Network 21 partners with GetWell Network to improve patient experience
GetWellNetwork (@getwellnetwork) Presentation Implemented the GetWell Network solution in six VISN21 medical facilities in partnership with VA Sierra Pacific Network, also known as VISN21.

VisuWell is partnering with athena health’s Marketplace Program to expand advanced virtual care solutions
VisuWell (@VisuWell), Virtual care solution provider, Presentation Athena health, Inc through the company’s marketplace program. Partnership with. As part of the athenahealth® Marketplace, this newly integrated application will be available on athenahealth’s growing network of healthcare providers, expanding virtual care access through real-time video, live chat and store-and-forward options. Suitable for all organization types.

Financial news

Kaskian Capital Fall 2021 Healthcare Market and Activities Updates
Cascadia’s Healthcare Group nears the end of summer and the last few months of 2021 Want to update you Learn about our activities in the healthcare trading market and how our team serves our clients and grows in this dynamic year.

Equality Health Completes Integration of Daraja Services Health Economics, Technology, and Actuarial Features
Equality Health Foundation, which provides value-based care technology, services and support Presentation Successful integration of advanced actuarial and information science features of Daraja Services. In January, Equality Health announced a strategic investment from General Atlantic, the world’s leading growth equity firm, accelerating our next growth phase. As part of the transaction, Equality Health acquired Phoenix-based consulting firm Daraja Services.

Neuroglee Therapeutics Ends Series A Round of Virtual and Digital Therapeutics for Alzheimer’s Disease Treatment at Home
Neuroglee Therapeutics (@neuroglee), Build personalized evidence-based digital therapy (DTx) and virtual care solutions for treating and managing patients with neurodegenerative diseases. Presentation Completing a $ 10 million Series A round. With funding, Neuroglee will launch its first virtual neurology clinic while advancing its DTx pipeline for patients diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment associated with difficult-to-treat conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease. I can.

Azalea Health Acquires Data Analytics Vendor dashboardMD to Provide EHR-Based Business Intelligence
Azalea Health Innovations Inc. (@AzaleaHealth), Cloud-based patient management and medical IT solution provider, Presentation Acquisition of dashboard MD, an innovative cloud provider for business intelligence reporting solutions and healthcare analytics. The acquisition will allow two healthcare IT visionaries to share and pursue better patient outcomes through technology- and data-enhanced clinical care.

Insignia Medical Systems, a leading UK enterprise imaging provider, has secured an investment from Intelerad
Insignia Medical Systems, a UK-based enterprise imaging provider, Presentation Intelerad Medical Systems ™@intelerad), A global provider of medical image management solutions. The deal marks an important step in expanding next-generation imaging solutions and resources that will help modernize hospital confidence across the UK.

Zelis Acquires Healthcare Transparency Leader Sapphire Digital
Zeris (@ZelisHealthcare), Healthcare payment company, Presentation We have signed a final agreement to acquire Sapphire Digital (“Sapphire”), the healthcare industry’s leading platform for provider selection, patient access, price transparency and digital consumer navigation. Over 100 million people rely on sapphire to confidently assist in pricing, choosing and accessing care. As part of the transaction, Sapphire’s leadership team will join Zellis to help the merged company lead the healthcare consumer solutions business.

Edifecs announces acquisition of Talix
Edifecs, Inc. (@Edifecs), Medical information technology solution company, Presentation Acquired Talix, an information technology company that provides risk and quality solutions to healthcare payers and providers.

Definitive Healthcare Announces Initial Public Offering
Definitive Healthcare Corp. (@definitivehc), Healthcare Commercial Intelligence Company, Presentation Scheduled to launch a roadshow to propose an initial public offering of Class A common stock. Definitive Healthcare offers 15,555,555 Class A common stock.

DSS, Inc. Is SBG Technology Solutions, Inc. Extend service capabilities through the acquisition of.
Document Storage Systems, Inc. (@DSSHealthIT), A provider of medical information technology (HIT) solutions for federal, private, and public healthcare institutions. Presentation SBG Technology Solutions, Inc., an Alexandria-based company that provides a wide range of IT services and solutions to the federal and commercial sectors. Was acquired.

Product news

World Health Organization recognizes Kinnos as an innovative medical technology
World Health Organization (WHO) Recognized Kinnos (@KinnosInc) Highlight® bleach colorant as an innovative technology in the 2021 outline “WHO Outline of Innovative Health Technology for Low Resource Environments”. The bottom line is to choose COVID-19 and technologies that have immediate or future impact on general health outcomes and bring global health care awareness and sourcing channels to such products. Highlight® for Liquid Bleach was chosen because of its ability to help providers “use the disinfectant correctly”. .. .. Therefore, it reduces pollution and improves safety. “

Med Tech Solutions Announces Powerful and Affordable Business Intelligence Dashboard for Medical Practices
Med Tech Solutions (@MedTechSolLLC), A provider of hands-on IT solutions for healthcare organizations, Launched MTS Practical Data Analysis Visual Business Intelligence (BI) Tool. Practice Data Analytics provides over 40 standard BI reports from electronic medical record (EHR) data for easy customization and display in dashboards.

Firstsource launches strategic migration of all healthcare solutions to the cloud, accelerating client innovation, access, security and flexibility
Firstsource Solutions Limited (@firstsource), Business Process Management (BPM) Service Provider, RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group Company, Announcement of release Firstsource Healthcare Cloud – A new and innovative platform that supports all US healthcare products with enhanced access, flexibility and security features. The first rollout starting today will include all US revenue cycle management and patient financial services products, and the company’s payer-oriented solutions will soon be available.

Kyruus will expand its online scheduling platform to allow consumers to self-book diagnostic and preventive care appointments
Kirus (@kyruus), A company that provides provider search and scheduling solutions for medical systems, Presentation Enhanced online scheduling capabilities on the KyruusProviderMatch® platform provide more convenient access to diagnostic and preventive care related appointments. The company recently enhanced its COVID-19 vaccine scheduling capabilities to allow customers to provide online scheduling of COVID-19 booster shots.

Vonage SMS and video APIs enhance the HIPAA-compliant hybrid healthcare experience and enable healthcare organizations to build secure and compliant customer communications
Vonage (@Vonage), A global leader in cloud communications to help businesses accelerate digital transformation, Announced HIPAA compliant SMS function with Vonage Communications Platform (VCP). Today, Vonage enables healthcare organizations to use both SMS and video APIs to provide HIPAA-compliant solutions and provide secure communication over the channels patients desire.

Puerto Rico’s MMM Holdings has partnered with eVisit to improve medical access for the elderly
A pioneering plan for the Medicare Advantage (MA) segment in Puerto Rico, MMM responds to the needs of older people for a more convenient way to receive healthcare services. Announcement of release Virtual Appointment (Cita Virtual in Spanish) using eVisit (Cita Virtual in Spanish)@evisit) Enterprise virtual care platform.

News Big Tech and Big Retail

Google Dismantling Health Division By Forbes – According to an internal note obtained by Insider, the initiative to integrate various healthcare initiatives within Google is over.

Amazon care can be much bigger According to the Advisory Board – Healthcare IT News, Amazon Care was only available to Amazon employees in Seattle in 2019. In September 2020, the company expanded access to all Amazon employees in Washington, and subsequently expanded telemedicine services to employees and other employers. In all 50 states.

Dollar General Appoints Chief Healthcare Officer in Expanding Healthcare Offerings PYMNTS, com – Dollar General is becoming a healthcare destination and the company has appointed Dr. Albert Wu to the position of newly created Chief Medical Officer, the company said in a press release. Expanded health products include more types of cough and cold remedies, dental products, dietary supplements, and medical supplements.

CVS Health Announces National’s First Virtual Primary Care Solution By CVS Health – Aetna, a CVS Health company (NYSE: CVS), has announced Aetna Virtual Primary Care, an innovative healthcare solution. This rethinks the primary care experience and makes it easy for people to get the health services they need at all times. anywhere.

Walgreens promotes financial health with scarlet cards By – Walgreens has partnered with payment technology company InComm Payments to launch Scarlet, a bank account and debit card that can only be used in drugstores.

Medical Systems, Medical, Big Tech – It’s (Really) Complex By Providence – In recent news about rebuilding important health-related initiatives from Apple and Google, there was a lot of talk about “Big Tech Remedies for Healthcare”. The reaction from the medical system leaders I bumped into after those announcements was in the vein, “I think they know that medical care is difficult.” The reaction was the same after Heaven was wrapped. Health IT Business News-September 16, 2021

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