Philips, Bon Secours forge $180 million population health deal

31. January 2017 Health 0
Valhalla, New York.-based Bon Secours Charity Health System, part of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network, has forged a $180 million population health initiative with technology giant Philips to improve quality of patient care.   Powered by WPeMatico

Jonathan Bush: Time for a health IT arms race

30. January 2017 Health 0
athenahealth’s CEO said that hospital executives should stop tolerating software that users hate and, instead, demand a new set of core competencies from their technology vendors. And he pointed to Waze, Google and Kayak as examples to emulate.  Powered by WPeMatico

McKesson acquires CoverMyMeds for $1.1 billion

27. January 2017 Health 0
McKesson has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire CoverMyMeds, a developer of electronic prior authorization technology, for $1.1 billion. CoverMyMeds has partnered with McKesson’s RelayHealth subsidiary since 2010. Powered by WPeMatico