Tag Archives: Systems

For-profits, church-run health systems dominated M&A growth from 2016 to 2018: Health Affairs

Dive Brief: More than half of all physicians and 72% of hospitals in the U.S. were affiliated with a health system in 2018, according to a report published by Health Affairs on Monday. From 2016 to 2018, the share of physicians affiliated with vertically integrated health systems rose 11 percentage points, from 40% to 51%. The… Read More »

Medical groups, health systems expect COVID-19 pinch to last into next year, AMGA says

Dive Brief: Medical providers continue to be hit hard financially by COVID-19, as a new survey from the American Medical Group Association found that more than 90% of medical groups and integrated healthcare systems say the pandemic cut revenues by at least 25%. Many have reported revenue losses topping 50%. Moreover, a large percentage of… Read More »

How Hospital Systems Invest in Digital Health | Brent Stackhouse, Mount Sinai Ventures

Health Tech Feb 28, 2020• By JESSICA DaMASSA, WTF HEALTH Savvy health tech startups can learn how the differing investment priorities of venture capital funds and strategic investors (those tied to large healthcare organizations like health plans, pharma companies, and health systems) can impact everything from their capital raise to their ability to gain new… Read More »

Hg purchases majority stake in Intelerad Medical Systems

A London private equity investment firm has purchased a stake in Intelerad Medical Systems, a Montreal-based company that develops medical imaging software and workflow solutions. Executives of the new investors, Hg, say healthcare technology is a core sector for the equity firm. It’s partnering with Ardan, a boutique investment firm dedicated to the healthcare software… Read More »

Epic Systems, a major medical records vendor, is warning customers it will stop working with Google Cloud

Thomas Kurian, CEO of Alphabet’s Google Cloud, speaks at the Google Cloud Next conference in San Francisco on April 9, 2019. Michael Short | Bloomberg | Getty Images Account representatives from Epic Systems, one of the largest providers of medical record systems, have started calling customers with a clear message: We will not be pursuing… Read More »

Travelex Systems Recovery Update

Restoring in-branch retail systems in some Travelex and partner stores in the UK and testing some systems outside the UK this week The automated order placement service used by a number of our UK high street banking partners is now live Good progress on restoring the UK proprietary International Money Transfer Service, available by the… Read More »