Like Wired.MD, Inc.

closed 1/16/2008 via BusinessWire

Krames, acquired Wired.MD, Inc.

synopsis: Krames, a division of MediMedia, has acquired wired.MD, a leading provider of video health education content delivered via its proprietary streaMed(TM) system to hospitals, health plans, universities, resource libraries, and technology companies producing video on-demand and electronic medical records systems for healthcare organizations.
buyer parent: Vestar Capital Partners
buyer: Krames
Founded in 1974, Krames (a division of MediMedia) is the market leader in patient education, wellness, and safety materials. Print and electronic content/materials are created to help individuals understand and take control of their health choices and improve the quality of their lives. "
target: Wired.MD, Inc.
The wired.MD streaMed system was developed as an on-demand patient education solution that could be delivered over the internet to the hospital bedside, resource libraries, and exams rooms. Because streaMed is both resource rich and easy to use, wired.MD experienced quick growth.
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closed 7/2/2012 via BusinessWire

HealthStream, Inc., acquired Decision Critical, Inc.

synopsis: HealthStream, Inc. announced that it has acquired Decision Critical, Inc., an Austin, Texas based company that specializes in learning and competency management products for acute-care hospitals. Through the acquisition, HealthStream adds a patented technology to its suite of innovative software-as-a-service based solutions.
buyer: HealthStream, Inc. (HSTM:$247.27)
HealthStream's unified suite of software-as-a-service solutions are used by, collectively, approximately 2.8 million healthcare employees in the U.S. for training & learning management, talent management, performance assessment, and managing simulation-based education programs. "
target: Decision Critical, Inc.
Decision Critical's entire suite of software includes learning management, skills checklists, evaluation tools and portfolios; giving executives and managers the most complete set of competency management tools in a single system.
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closed 4/5/2017 via PR Web

Relias Learning, acquired Advanced Practice Strategies, Inc.

synopsis: Relias Learning, a trusted partner in online analytics, assessments, and learning for the healthcare market, announced the acquisition of Boston-based Advanced Practice Strategies (APS), a technology company that works with organizations to build the best patient care teams.
buyer parent: Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA
buyer: Relias Learning
Relias Learning provides online analytics, assessments, and learning for approximately 6,000 healthcare provider organizations across the continuum of healthcare, covering both physical and mental health needs, as well as public safety organizations. "
target: Advanced Practice Strategies, Inc.
Advanced Practice Strategies (APS) provides deep, clinical assessment-driven training to physicians and nurses in the Obstetrics and Emergency Medicine departments of the hospital, and offers pre-hire assessments for nurses that help hospitals hire the right nurses for the right roles.
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closed 10/12/2016 via PR Web

Relias Learning, acquired Swank HealthCare

synopsis: Relias Learning expands its position as the most comprehensive training and education provider in the healthcare industry by announcing the acquisition of Swank HealthCare. Swank HealthCare is a distributor of online training for the acute care market that serves community hospitals across the United States and internationally.
buyer parent: Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA
buyer: Relias Learning
Relias Learning offers online training to post-acute care, health and human services, autism and applied behavior analysis, public safety, payers and intellectual and developmental disabilities organizations. Their mission is to measurably improve the lives of the most vulnerable members of society."
target parent: Swank Motion Pictures Inc.
target: Swank HealthCare
Swank HealthCare is a leading distributor of online healthcare education for civilian and military hospitals, clinics and medical treatment facilities worldwide. They make learning fun, easy and convenient.
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closed 11/16/2010 via BusinessWire

ePocrates, Inc., acquired Modality, Inc.

synopsis: Epocrates, Inc., a provider of point-of-care reference solutions, announced it has acquired Modality, Inc. Modality is a premier developer of digital learning, assessment, training and reference applications for Apple mobile devices. The acquisition will expand Epocrates’ product portfolio.
buyer: ePocrates, Inc. (EPOC:$113.35)
Epocrates is a leading provider of mobile drug reference tools and interactive services to healthcare professionals and the healthcare industry. Epocrates’ active user network currently has more than one million healthcare professionals, including more than 45 percent of U.S. physicians. "
target: Modality, Inc.
Modality is the premier developer of interactive learning, assessment, training and reference apps. Partnering with the world’s leading publishers and content experts, Modality creates mobile user experiences informed by more than a decade of educational technology design.
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closed 12/11/2019 via Company Press Release

SDB Groep B.V., acquired The Competence Group B.V.

synopsis: SDB Groep, the specialist in cloud solutions for the healthcare market, acquires The Competence Group. The Competence Group (TCG), founded in 2002 and based in IJsselstein (Netherlands), develops both E-learning content and a Learning Management System and also offers services related to digital training for healthcare institutions.
buyer parent: Main Capital Partners BV
buyer: SDB Groep B.V.
For over 40 years, SDB Groep has been developing and supplying innovative and specialist ICT solutions for the healthcare sector. SDB provides an innovative SaaS solutions that customers use to automate HR, salary administration and personnel planning processes, as well as a health record product. "
target: The Competence Group B.V.
The Competence Group (TCG), based in IJsselstein (Netherlands), develops both E-learning content and a Learning Management System and also offers services related to digital training. TCG improves the level of knowledge and the capacities of individual employees within healthcare institutions.
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closed 12/3/2012 via Company Press Release

HealthCare Source, acquired NetLearning, Inc.

synopsis: HealthcareSource® announced that it has acquired NetLearning, a leading provider of learning management software and content for the healthcare industry. The combination of HealthcareSource and NetLearning results in the first company to provide a complete, end-to-end talent management solution designed specifically for healthcare.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: HealthCare Source
HealthcareSource is the leading provider of talent management software for the healthcare industry. HealthcareSource helps healthcare organizations source, hire, assess, develop and retain the best workforce possible in order to reduce costs and to improve patient satisfaction and safety. "
target parent: Apax Partners
target: NetLearning, Inc.
NetLearning is an e-learning solutions provider developing products specifically for the healthcare industry since 1995. The NetLearning product suite allows for the deployment, management, and reporting of training-related activities.
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closed 3/22/2012 via BusinessWire

Talon IP Communications of NC, LLC merged with Knowledge Anywhere, Inc.,

synopsis: Knowledge Anywhere Inc., and Talon IP Communications of NC, LLC announced a strategic acquisition and merger. Talon for Healthcare is a prescriptive, interactive e-health solution that allows physicians to deliver health education and clinical information to patients securely.
buyer: Knowledge Anywhere, Inc.
Knowledge Anywhere creates Knowledge Solutions for business. They specialize in custom knowledge gap solutions, anywhere-anytime learning, custom creative content, interactive experiences, flexible integrated technology and custom real-time reporting. "
target: Talon IP Communications of NC, LLC
Talon IP Communications offers a prescriptive, interactive e-health solution that allows physicians to deliver health education and clinical information to patients securely.
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closed 9/1/2015 via GlobeNewswire

Wolters Kluwer Health, acquired Learner's Digest International

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer's Health Division announced that is has completed the acquisition of 100% of Learner's Digest International, LLC. Learner's Digest is a leading provider of independent continuing medical education to physicians in the U.S. Operationally, the company will become part of Wolters Kluwer Health Learning, Research & Practice (LR&P).
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: Wolters Kluwer Health
Wolters Kluwer Health is a leading global provider of information, business intelligence and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry. Its customers include professionals, institutions and students in medicine, nursing, allied health and pharmacy. "
target parent: Housatonic Partners
target: Learner's Digest International
Learner's Digest is a leading provider of independent (non-pharma funded) continuing medical education (CME) to physicians and other healthcare professionals in the U.S. The company has developed a mobile audio learning platform that simplifies the traditional, time-consuming CME process.
price ($mm)
$150
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announced 11/12/2015 via Company Press Release

xTV, will acquire Hendrik Information Systems, LLC

synopsis: xTV Networks Ltd is pleased to announce the signing of an agreement to acquire the assets of the Hendrik Information Systems, LLC. Hendrik is a content capture and distribution company headed up by CEO Mark Sangster, a Health Care and Technology executive who has now joined xTV as Executive Vice President of Health Care TV.
buyer: xTV (ASX:XTV:$0.52)
xTV Networks Limited allows businesses to set up dedicated multi-channel online networks that integrate branded video and user-generated content with other real-time feeds. xTV allows anyone to create their own Media Network along with Channel Customization, Real Time Facebook/Twitter Integration. "
target: Hendrik Information Systems, LLC
Hendrik information systems are a healthcare focused organization that partners with academic medical centers to deliver value through educational content strategies. Based in Houston Texas, the company was founded to focus on content capture and distribution, primarily in Health Care.
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closed 10/1/2020 via GlobeNewswire

MDBriefcase Group Inc., acquired OncologyEducation

synopsis: MDBriefcase, Canada’s leading provider of online continuing medical education and professional development for healthcare providers, is acquiring OncologyEducation, a comprehensive online platform providing evidence-based oncology content, developed and authored by a leading, international faculty of oncology professionals.
buyer parent: Persistence Capital Partners
buyer: MDBriefcase Group Inc.
MDBriefCase specializes in developing online, accredited and unaccredited continuing professional development for healthcare professionals. Since 2001, MDBC has delivered interactive, peer-reviewed, and evidence-based programs to more that 250,000 members around the world. "
target: OncologyEducation
OncologyEducation is a Canada-based comprehensive online platform providing evidence-based oncology content, developed and authored by a leading, international faculty of oncology professionals.
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closed 10/26/2017 via BNC Analysis

Ascend Learning, acquired Kognito Solutions LLC

synopsis: Kognito is now part of the Clinical Healthcare group of Ascend Learning, a leading provider of health education content, software and analytics. This acquisition will allow Kognito to continue to innovate and grow, with new and improved products and services.
buyer parent: Blackstone Group LP
buyer: Ascend Learning
Ascend Learning is a leading provider of educational content and software tools for students, educational institutions and employers. They focus on high-growth careers in a range of industries, with a special focus on healthcare and other licensure-driven occupations. "
target: Kognito Solutions LLC
Kognito is a NYC-based health simulation company. Their simulations prepare people to lead real-life conversations that improve social, emotional and physical health. In our simulations, users engage in role-play conversations with virtual humans.
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closed 11/29/2011 via BusinessWire

Affiliated Computer Services, Inc., acquired The Breakaway Group

synopsis: ACS, A Xerox Company, announced its acquisition of The Breakaway Group, adding a new cloud-based service to help healthcare professionals accelerate their adoption of Electronic Medical Records (EMR). The firm’s technology, PromisePoint®, allows caregivers to practice using an EMR just as they would in the hospital or doctor’s office.
buyer parent: Xerox Corporation
buyer: Affiliated Computer Services, Inc.
Affiliated Computer Services, Inc. (ACS) is a global leader in business process and information technology services. ACS provides business process outsourcing and information technology solutions to world-class commercial and government clients. "
target: The Breakaway Group
The Breakaway Group, Inc. provides healthcare technology solutions internationally. The firm’s technology, PromisePoint®, allows caregivers to practice using an Electronic Medical Record just as they would in the hospital or doctor’s office.
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closed 1/23/2019 via PR Web

123sonography, acquired SonoWorld

synopsis: SonoWorld.com, a leading global ultrasound education website owned by Inteleos, has been acquired by 123Sonography, the #1 online provider for ultrasound education. With this acquisition, 123Sonography will further solidify its position as the largest active online community of ultrasound professionals in the world.
buyer: 123sonography
Base in Austria, 123sonography is a provider of online echocardiography training for medical doctors, students and sonographers. Medical ultrasound is the fastest growing imaging modality in medicine and each passing year brings stunning advancements and more. "
target parent: Inteleos
target: SonoWorld
SonoWorld.com is a leading global ultrasound education website. SonoWorld was launched in 1999 as a way to use the emerging Internet to provide free educational materials to ultrasound practitioners in developing countries around the world.
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closed 8/13/2019 via PR Newswire

Medscape, Inc., acquired QxMD Software

synopsis: WebMD has acquired QxMD, a Vancouver, BC-based learning technology company that delivers mobile decision point tools and personalized learning solutions for physicians and health care professionals. QxMD will be combined with Medscape, the leading digital news, information and continuing medical education platform for physicians and HCPs worldwide.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: Medscape, Inc. (:$8.65)
Medscape is the leading source of clinical news, health information, and point-of-care tools for health care professionals. Medscape offers specialists, primary care physicians, and other health professionals the most robust and integrated medical information and educational tools. "
target: QxMD Software
QxMD creates point-of-care digital solutions for health care professionals, scientists and students. Recognized as a leading developer of free medical software, QxMD builds apps for web, iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows.
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closed 6/29/2020 via BusinessWire

Brainlab, acquired Level Ex

synopsis: Brainlab, the digital medical technology company, has announced the acquisition of Level Ex, a Chicago-based company that creates medical video games designed to advance the clinical skills of physicians and surgeons.
buyer: Brainlab
Brainlab develops, manufactures and markets software-driven medical technology that supports targeted, less-invasive treatment. Core products are image-guided systems and software that provide real-time information used for surgical navigation and radiosurgical planning and delivery. "
target: Level Ex
Level Ex® creates industry-leading mobile, AR and VR games for physicians. The company uses state-of-the-art video game technology and cognitive neuroscience to capture the challenges of practicing medicine—revolutionizing the way physicians and surgeons advance their clinical skills.
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closed 4/3/2020 via Company Press Release

Access Group, acquired eLearning For You Limited

synopsis: The Access Group, one of the UK’s leading providers of software, has today announced the acquisition of eLearning For You, a provider of eLearning solutions for the care industry. eLearning For You work with national subject-matter experts to create engaging eLearning for the care sector.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target: eLearning For You Limited
eLearning For You is a UK-based provider of eLearning solutions for the care industry. eLearning For You work with national subject-matter experts to create engaging eLearning for the care sector. eLearning for you has decades of experience in training and a background in care.
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closed 5/6/2013 via Company Press Release

Silverchair Learning Systems, acquired Care2Learn.com

synopsis: Relias Learning, parent of Silverchair Learning Systems announced that it has completed the acquisition of Care2Learn, from VectorLearning. The acquisition results in an expanded suite of e-learning content and establishes Relias as the preeminent provider of training to the senior care industry in North America.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Silverchair Learning Systems
Silverchair Learning strives to be the superior source of education and information programs in the senior care industry. Silverchair's mission is to support the best care for seniors by providing comprehensive programs that improve their way of living. "
target parent: VectorLearning
target: Care2Learn.com
Care2Learn is more than just the leading provider of online education in the senior care industry. They are a company founded by experienced caregivers with a background in long-term and post-acute care.
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closed 5/17/2007 via BusinessWire

RedVector.com, acquired Care2Learn.com

synopsis: RedVector.com Inc., a leading provider of online education for the Architectural, Engineering, and Contractor markets, has expanded into the healthcare arena with the acquisition of Care2Learn.com, an online continuing education company for professionals in long-term care, home health, hospice and rehabilitation.
buyer: RedVector.com
RedVector.com is the global leader in online continuing education, certification, licensing exam preparation and corporate training for professional engineers, architects, contractors, interior designers, land surveyors, building inspectors and landscape architects. "
target: Care2Learn.com
Care2Learn provides customized learning management systems and content with engaging, affordable, easy-to-use online continuing education.Care2Learn has over 2100 hours of accredited continuing education and 100+ inservices for 16 healthcare disciplines in its content library for its 165,000 users.
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closed 2/28/2018 via BusinessWire

Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions, acquired i-Human Patients, Inc.

synopsis: Kaplan Test Prep, the test prep industry leader, has acquired the assets of i-Human Patients, Inc., a leader in cloud-based, interactive patient encounter simulations for medical and nursing professionals and educators. The software platform simulates a complete medical patient encounter.
buyer parent: Graham Holdings Company
buyer: Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions
Kaplan Test Prep is a division of Kaplan, Inc, which serves over one million students globally each year through its array of higher education, test preparation, professional education, English-language training, and university preparation, and offerings to individuals, institutions, and businesses."
target: i-Human Patients, Inc.
i-Human Patients, Inc. is a leader in cloud-based, interactive patient encounter simulations for medical and nursing professionals and educators. The software platform simulates a complete medical patient encounter.
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closed 1/16/2008 via BusinessWire

Krames, acquired Wired.MD, Inc.

synopsis: Krames, a division of MediMedia, has acquired wired.MD, a leading provider of video health education content delivered via its proprietary streaMed(TM) system to hospitals, health plans, universities, resource libraries, and technology companies producing video on-demand and electronic medical records systems for healthcare organizations.
buyer parent: Vestar Capital Partners
buyer: Krames
Founded in 1974, Krames (a division of MediMedia) is the market leader in patient education, wellness, and safety materials. Print and electronic content/materials are created to help individuals understand and take control of their health choices and improve the quality of their lives. "
target: Wired.MD, Inc.
The wired.MD streaMed system was developed as an on-demand patient education solution that could be delivered over the internet to the hospital bedside, resource libraries, and exams rooms. Because streaMed is both resource rich and easy to use, wired.MD experienced quick growth.
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closed 3/12/2020 via PR Newswire

WebMD Corporation, acquired StayWell

synopsis: WebMD Health Corp., an Internet Brands company and the leader in health information services, announced that it has acquired The StayWell Company, a subsidiary of Merck. StayWell is a health empowerment company that enables populations to improve health outcomes through the science of behavior change.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: WebMD Corporation (WBMD:$700.55)
WebMD Health Corp., an Internet Brands Company, is the leading provider of health information services, serving patients, physicians, health care professionals, employers, and health plans through public and private online portals, mobile platforms, and health-focused publications. "
target parent: Merck & Co., Inc.
target: StayWell
StayWell is a health empowerment company that enables populations to improve health outcomes through the science of behavior change. For more than 40 years, the company has been a pioneer in employer well-being and patient education solutions that lower risks and reduce costs.
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closed 2/12/2018 via PR Web

StayWell, acquired Provata Health

synopsis: StayWell, a health empowerment company, has acquired Provata Health, a digital health company that delivers scientifically proven population health programs that include native iOS and Android mobile apps to employers, health plans, and hospital systems. Provata Health serves 500,000 members across 1,000 worksites.
buyer parent: Merck & Co., Inc.
buyer: StayWell
StayWell is a health empowerment company that enables populations to improve health outcomes through the science of behavior change. For more than 40 years, the company has been a pioneer in employer well-being and patient education solutions that lower risks and reduce costs. "
target: Provata Health
Provata Health is a digital health company that delivers scientifically proven population health programs that include native iOS and Android mobile apps to employers, health plans, and hospital systems. Provata Health serves 500,000 members across 1,000 worksites.
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closed 10/11/2017 via BNC Analysis

StayWell, acquired MedHelp

synopsis: StayWell, a health engagement company, has acquired MedHelp, the largest online health community and consumer health platform. MedHelp empowers 19 million users a month to better understand and better manage their health. They also provide mobile apps such as My Diet Diary, a calorie tracking app, and Sugar Sense, a top-ranked diabetes app.
buyer parent: Merck & Co., Inc.
buyer: StayWell
StayWell is a health engagement company that helps its clients engage and educate people to improve health and business results. StayWell brings decades of experience working across the health care industry to design solutions that address its clients’ evolving needs. "
target: MedHelp
MedHelp is the largest online health community and consumer health platform, empowering 19 million unique users a month to better understand and better manage their health. MedHelp also provides mobile apps such as My Diet Diary, a calorie tracking app, and Sugar Sense, a top-ranked diabetes app.
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closed 7/11/2016 via PE Hub

Healthcare Services & Solutions LLC, acquired StayWell

synopsis: Healthcare Services & Solutions LLC, a subsidiary of Merck & Co, has acquired a majority stake in StayWell Company LLC. StayWell is a health engagement company that helps its clients engage and educate people to improve health and business results.
buyer parent: Merck & Co., Inc.
buyer: Healthcare Services & Solutions LLC
Healthcare Services & Solutions, LLC (HSS) offers services and solutions that help patients, providers, and payors around the world achieve improved health care outcomes more efficiently and at a lower cost, through cutting-edge illness prevention and wellness programs and care management offerings."
target parent: Vestar Capital Partners
target: StayWell
StayWell is a health engagement company that helps its clients engage and educate people to improve health and business results.
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closed 1/16/2008 via BusinessWire

Krames, acquired Wired.MD, Inc.

synopsis: Krames, a division of MediMedia, has acquired wired.MD, a leading provider of video health education content delivered via its proprietary streaMed(TM) system to hospitals, health plans, universities, resource libraries, and technology companies producing video on-demand and electronic medical records systems for healthcare organizations.
buyer parent: Vestar Capital Partners
buyer: Krames
Founded in 1974, Krames (a division of MediMedia) is the market leader in patient education, wellness, and safety materials. Print and electronic content/materials are created to help individuals understand and take control of their health choices and improve the quality of their lives. "
target: Wired.MD, Inc.
The wired.MD streaMed system was developed as an on-demand patient education solution that could be delivered over the internet to the hospital bedside, resource libraries, and exams rooms. Because streaMed is both resource rich and easy to use, wired.MD experienced quick growth.
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closed 6/27/2007 via BusinessWire

Krames, acquired Exit-Writer

synopsis: Krames, a division of MediMedia, has acquired the assets of Parker-Hill Associates, Inc., publisher of Exit-Writer, the industry leading emergency department discharge instruction program. The acquisition of Exit-Writer provides a perfect complement to Krames On-DemandTM, the award winning electronic print on-demand patient education system.
buyer parent: Vestar Capital Partners
buyer: Krames
Founded in 1974, Krames (a division of MediMedia) is the market leader in patient education, wellness, and safety materials. Print and electronic content/materials are created to help individuals understand and take control of their health choices and improve the quality of their lives. "
target: Exit-Writer
Exit-Writer is the original - industry leader in Patient Discharge Instructions. Exit-Writer Instructions are written by a practicing board certified emergency physician (FACEP) and have been fine tuned in clinical settings for more than fifteen years.
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closed 3/12/2020 via PR Newswire

WebMD Corporation, acquired StayWell

synopsis: WebMD Health Corp., an Internet Brands company and the leader in health information services, announced that it has acquired The StayWell Company, a subsidiary of Merck. StayWell is a health empowerment company that enables populations to improve health outcomes through the science of behavior change.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: WebMD Corporation (WBMD:$700.55)
WebMD Health Corp., an Internet Brands Company, is the leading provider of health information services, serving patients, physicians, health care professionals, employers, and health plans through public and private online portals, mobile platforms, and health-focused publications. "
target parent: Merck & Co., Inc.
target: StayWell
StayWell is a health empowerment company that enables populations to improve health outcomes through the science of behavior change. For more than 40 years, the company has been a pioneer in employer well-being and patient education solutions that lower risks and reduce costs.
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announced 7/28/2016 via GlobeNewswire

Sharecare, Inc., will purchase Population Health Business from Healthways, Inc.

synopsis: Sharecare, the digital health company, announced it is acquiring the Population Health business of Healthways, including: Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index; Innergy Healthier Weight, a collaboration with Johns Hopkins Medicine that provides a high-touch, personalized solution proven to sustain weight loss.
buyer: Sharecare, Inc.
Sharecare develops web applications for communication and organizations. The company is based in the Netherlands. "
seller: Healthways, Inc. (HWAY:$769.95)
Healthways is the largest independent global provider of well-being improvement solutions. Its Population Health business includes Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index; Innergy Healthier Weight, a collaboration with Johns Hopkins Medicine that provides a high-touch, personalized solution.
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closed 7/11/2016 via PE Hub

Healthcare Services & Solutions LLC, acquired StayWell

synopsis: Healthcare Services & Solutions LLC, a subsidiary of Merck & Co, has acquired a majority stake in StayWell Company LLC. StayWell is a health engagement company that helps its clients engage and educate people to improve health and business results.
buyer parent: Merck & Co., Inc.
buyer: Healthcare Services & Solutions LLC
Healthcare Services & Solutions, LLC (HSS) offers services and solutions that help patients, providers, and payors around the world achieve improved health care outcomes more efficiently and at a lower cost, through cutting-edge illness prevention and wellness programs and care management offerings."
target parent: Vestar Capital Partners
target: StayWell
StayWell is a health engagement company that helps its clients engage and educate people to improve health and business results.
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closed 6/19/2019 via PR Newswire

WebMD Corporation, acquired Frontline Medical Communications

synopsis: WebMD, the leader in health information services for physicians, acquired Frontline Medical Communications, a medical communications company and provider of digital, print and live conference events for the healthcare industry, combining Frontline with WebMD's Medscape, the leading digital news, information, and education platform for physicians.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: WebMD Corporation (WBMD:$700.55)
WebMD Health Corp., an Internet Brands Company, is the leading provider of health information services, serving patients, physicians, health care professionals, employers, and health plans through their public and private online portals, mobile platforms, and health-focused publications. "
target parent: M.E. Zukerman & Co.
target: Frontline Medical Communications
Frontline Medical is one of the largest medical communications companies and a leader in digital, print, and live events. With MDedge™, their integrated web portal, and audited email database, FMC meets the marketing challenges of clients with superior reach and flexible advertising programs.
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closed 6/6/2011 via BusinessWire

Dowden Health Media, Inc., acquired Priority Integrated Marketing

synopsis: Dowden Health Media, a private equity firm that is focused on growing niche-leading companies, has acquired Priority Integrated Marketing, a Minneapolis-based leader in healthcare and financial services marketing. Priority helps its clients reach their audience and deliver results through content marketing, custom publishing, and more.
buyer parent: High Road Capital Partners
buyer: Dowden Health Media, Inc.
Dowden Health Media (DHM, Inc.) is a provider of pharmaceutical and hospital marketing services. DHM provides online marketing services to hospitals, also medical eduction communications services to pharmaceuticals companies, and provides health and digital marketing and technology solutions. "
target: Priority Integrated Marketing
Priority Integrated Marketing provides healthcare and financial marketing services to organizations nationwide. Founded in 1983 and located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Priority helps its clients reach their audience and deliver results through content marketing, custom publishing, and more.
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closed 11/6/2015 via BNC Analysis

Beecken Petty O'Keefe & Company, acquired Examination Management Services Inc.

synopsis: Beecken Petty O'Keefe & Company has acquired Examination Management Services (EMSI). Based in Scottsdale, Arizona, EMSI is a provider of medical information, risk adjustment and comprehensive investigative services to insurance companies, health insurers and employers.
buyer: Beecken Petty O'Keefe & Company
Beecken Petty O'Keefe & Company ("BPOC") is a Chicago-based private equity firm founded in 1996 to invest in middle-market buyout transactions, recapitalizations and growth platforms in the health care industry. The firm manages over $1 billion of capital. "
target parent: CM Equity Partners, L.P.
target: Examination Management Services Inc.
Examination Management Services, Inc. is a medical information services provider serving health plans, life and property/casualty insurers and employers. They utilize proprietary networks of professionals with technology-enhanced processes to collect and deliver powerful information to clients.
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closed 9/25/2019 via PR Newswire

OM Surgical Solutions, LLC, acquired Docs Dial LLC

synopsis: OM Surgical Solutions announced the acquisition of Docs Dial LLC, a medical marketing service that helps doctors communicate with patients via digital content.OM's goal is to expand its portfolio of doctor support resources, starting with the Docs Dial video and webinar libraries.
buyer: OM Surgical Solutions, LLC
OM Surgical Solutions is a boutique West Coast Medical device distributor, specializing in Orthopedic and Neuro Spine, Spinal Oncology and Neuro Oncology technologies, as well as therapies with relationships at premier hospitals including Stanford, UC Davis, UCSF, Valley Medical, and more. "
target: Docs Dial LLC
Docs Dial LLC is a medical marketing service that helps doctors communicate with patients via digital content. Docs Dial content tools are designed to educate patients about medical procedures, before and after the event. This helps doctors improve their relationship with patients.
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closed 1/19/2016 via GlobeNewswire

ExamWorks, Inc., acquired Advanced Medical Reviews

synopsis: ExamWorks Group, Inc., a leading provider of independent medical examinations, peer reviews, Medicare compliance services and other related services, announced the acquisition of Advanced Medical Reviews, Inc., a national peer review provider with a software platform that enables workflow customization and integration with customer software.
buyer: ExamWorks, Inc. (EXAM:$819.57)
ExamWorks, Inc. is a leading provider of independent medical examinations, peer reviews, bill reviews, Medicare compliance service and IME-related services to the insurance and legal industries, third-party administrators, self-insured parties and federal and state agencies. "
target: Advanced Medical Reviews
Advanced Medical Reviews (AMR), one of the country's top medical peer review organizations, delivers services to a diverse group of healthcare and legal organizations, including: health plans, managed care groups, workers' compensation and disability clients, TPA, IPA and Medical Groups.
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$30
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closed 1/30/2020 via PR Newswire

SPM Marketing, acquired Centretek

synopsis: SPM Marketing & Communications, a brand consultancy and integrated marketing communications firm, has acquired Centretek, a premier digital agency. The combined services of SPM and Centretek will provide their clients with a full range of creative and technology-based digital services and expand the combined agency's reach across the health sector.
buyer parent: Corridor Capital, LLC
buyer: SPM Marketing
SPM Marketing & Communications is a brand consultancy and integrated marketing communications firm that specializes in the healthcare industry. Having partnered with over 300 organizations in 40+ states, SPM helps organizations establish meaningful brand strategies that deliver measurable results. "
target: Centretek
Centretek is a leading provider of digital marketing and web content management system (WCMS) implementation for healthcare providers. Centretek is a full-service digital agency delivering technology-driven, multi-channel MarTech, and interactive web solutions.
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announced 9/30/2019 via PR Newswire

WebMD Corporation, will acquire Aptus Health

synopsis: WebMD Health Corp., an Internet Brands company and the leader in health information services, will acquire Aptus Health. Aptus Health offers health and life sciences companies a truly connected approach to engaging healthcare professionals, consumers and other stakeholders through an array of high-value digital information channels and services.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: WebMD Corporation (WBMD:$700.55)
WebMD Health Corp., an Internet Brands Company, is the leading provider of health information services, serving patients, physicians, health care professionals, employers, and health plans through our public and private online portals, mobile platforms, and health-focused publications. "
target parent: Merck & Co., Inc.
target: Aptus Health
Aptus Health offers health and life sciences companies a truly connected approach to engaging healthcare professionals, consumers and other stakeholders through an array of high-value digital information channels and services.
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closed 7/17/2019 via PR Newswire

Legato Healthcare Marketing, Inc., acquired Fresh Digital Marketing

synopsis: Legato Healthcare Marketing, a marketing agency that provides specialized marketing solutions to healthcare environments, acquired Fresh Digital Marketing, a digital agency nationally renowned for healthcare patient acquisition and engagement, and lead generation in various business-to-business industries.
buyer parent: VSS Medical Technologies
buyer: Legato Healthcare Marketing, Inc.
Legato Healthcare Marketing is a healthcare marketing agency. Legato provides specialized marketing solutions to healthcare environments including, rural health, specialty clinics, medical equipment companies, and healthcare solutions companies. "
target: Fresh Digital Marketing
Fresh Digital Marketing is a digital agency renowned for healthcare patient acquisition and engagement, and lead generation in various business-to-business industries. They focus on measurable and efficient marketing strategies to empower clients to become more organized and knowledgeable.
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closed 9/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

UDG Healthcare plc, acquired MicroMass Communications, Inc.

synopsis: UDG Healthcare, an international healthcare services provider, announced the acquisition of MicroMass Communications, a U.S.-based healthcare communications agency specializing in behavioural change.
buyer: UDG Healthcare plc (LSE:UDG:$1,298.52)
UDG Healthcare plc is a leading international partner of choice delivering clinical, commercial, communication and packaging services to the healthcare industry, employing 8,000 with operations in 23 countries and delivering services in over 50 countries. "
target parent: Periscope Equity
target: MicroMass Communications, Inc.
MicroMass Communications is a healthcare marketing agency specializing in digital, relationship marketing, and non-personal promotion. Their unique expertise in human health behavior allows them to create highly effective solutions for patients and health care providers.
price ($mm)
$64
rev ($mm)
$23
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.3x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/23/2017 via PR Web

Empire Medical Training, Inc., acquired Rx Medical Web, LLC

synopsis: South Florida based Continuing Medical Education company, Empire Medical Training, announcd the acquisition of Rx Medical Web, an internet marketing and website development company. Rx Medical Web was founded in 2008 and has been building websites and creating marketing plans for physicians and other healthcare professionals.
buyer: Empire Medical Training, Inc.
Empire Medical Training is the longest in business, original aesthetic, anti aging/weight management medicine, pain management and surgical training continuing medical education company. Empire has successfully graduated over 45,000 physicians and health care professionals since 1995. "
target: Rx Medical Web, LLC
Rx Medical Web is a group of marketing experts specialize in creating high caliber medical marketing and dental marketing campaigns for the medical industry. They provide top-tier medical website design and dental website design aimed at driving more traffic to a business’ home page.
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closed 10/19/2016 via BNC Analysis

S.P.A.G., acquired GigaHealth

synopsis: SPAG, a specialised public relations, public affairs and digital marketing consultancy, has announced the acquisition of Giga Health - a healthcare focused digital marketing and social media agency.
buyer: S.P.A.G.
Present in India, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia, S.P.A.G. is India’s fastest growing public relations and communications consultancy. S.P.A.G. is a specialized Public Relations, Public Affairs and Digital Marketing consultancy with expertise in a wide range of domains and industries. "
target: GigaHealth
Giga Health is a healthcare focused digital marketing and social media agency. Founded by Abhijit Shitut in 2015, Giga Health plans, creates, builds and measures digital brand-building solutions for healthcare brands.
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closed 3/5/2014 via BNC Analysis

Advice Media, LLC, acquired E6 Interactive

synopsis: Advice Media, the industry’s leader in digital marketing focused on medical practices, continues to enhance its services and products with the acquisition of E6 Interactive LLC. The E6 Interactive team has 20 years of experience in cutting-edge website design and internet marketing for medical, dental, dermatology and ophthalmic clients.
buyer: Advice Media, LLC
Advice Media has provided healthcare professionals comprehensive digital marketing efforts to help them expand their practices and attract new patients. "
target: E6 Interactive
The E6 Interactive management team has nearly 20 years of experiencein cutting-edge website design and internet marketing for medical, dental, dermatology and ophthalmic markets.
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closed 11/21/2013 via PR Web

Advice Media, acquired Everyday Doctors

synopsis: Advice Media LLC, a leading digital marketing company for healthcare professionals, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Everyday Doctors. The company focuses solely on providing digital marketing solutions to doctors and health care professionals who want to grow their practices by driving new patients from the Web.
buyer: Advice Media
Advice Media has provided healthcare professionals comprehensive digital marketing efforts to help them expand their practices and attract new patients. "
target parent: Everyday Health, Inc.
target: Everyday Doctors
Everyday Doctors focuses solely on providing digital marketing solutions to doctors and health care professionals who want to grow their practices by driving new patients from the Web. Each solution is designed with doctors and practices in mind and can be tailored to meet providers’ specific needs.
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closed 8/8/2013 via PE Hub

Merck Global Health Innovation LLC, acquired Physicians Interactive

synopsis: Perseus L.L.C., a merchant bank and private equity fund management company, announced that it has sold its controlling interest in Physicians Interactive to the Global Health Innovation Fund L.L.C. Physicians Interactive is the leading provider of online and mobile clinical resources and solutions that help provide better patient care.
buyer parent: Merck & Co., Inc.
buyer: Merck Global Health Innovation LLC
Merck Global Health Innovation (GHI) Fund invests in emerging companies that deliver breakthrough healthcare solutions which advance Merck's mission to discover, develop, and provide innovative products and services that save and improve lives. "
target parent: Perseus, L.L.C.
target: Physicians Interactive
Physicians Interactive is the leading provider of online and mobile clinical resources and solutions that fit within the medical professional workflow to provide better patient care.
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announced 9/19/2008 via PR Newswire

Perseus, L.L.C., will acquire Physicians Interactive

synopsis: Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc., provider of clinical software, connectivity and information solutions that physicians use to improve healthcare, has signed a definitive agreement to sell its Physicians Interactive(R) business unit to a fund managed by Perseus, L.L.C., a merchant bank and private equity fund management company.
buyer: Perseus, L.L.C.
Perseus, L.L.C. is a merchant bank and private equity fund management company with offices in Washington, D.C., New York and Munich. Since its inception in 1995, Perseus has invested in numerous buyout and growth equity transactions in the United States, Canada, and Western Europe. "
target parent: Allscripts Healthcare Solutions
target: Physicians Interactive
Physicians Interactive builds an electronic dialogue with healthcare professionals by utilizing technology platforms and online interactive programs to deliver valuable education and promotion about medical products and disease states.
price ($mm)
$12
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closed 11/15/2017 via BusinessWire

TractManager, acquired HAYES, Inc.

synopsis: TractManager, Inc., the healthcare industry’s largest supplier of strategic sourcing and contract lifecycle management (CLM) solutions, has acquired Hayes, Inc., an industry leader in providing clinically focused, evidence-based research and analysis to health plans, insurers, hospitals, healthcare systems, ACOs, and government agencies.
buyer parent: Arsenal Capital Partners
buyer: TractManager
TractManager’s healthcare-specific application suite serves three out of five U.S. hospitals. Serving the healthcare industry with integrity for more than 30 years, TractManager is the first-mover in strategic sourcing and enterprise contract lifecycle management. "
target: HAYES, Inc.
Hayes, Inc. is an industry leader in providing clinically focused, evidence-based research and analysis to health plans, insurers, hospitals, healthcare systems, ACOs, and government agencies.
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closed 1/17/2006 via PR Newswire

United BioSource Corporation, acquired MetaWorks, Inc.

synopsis: United BioSource Corporation (UBC) today announced the acquisition of MetaWorks, Inc., a leading provider of systematic reviews and meta-analyses to inform development, marketing, and regulatory decision-making regarding health care products and services.
buyer: United BioSource Corporation
United BioSource Corporation accelerates the generation, analysis and communication of real world evidence by integrating scientific and operational expertise with innovative technology solutions to support global development and commercialization of medical products for life science companies. "
target: MetaWorks, Inc.
MetaWorks Inc. has gained a reputation as one of the healthcare industry's most expert and reliable sources for Evidence-Based Medical Information and technology. MetaWorks is a leading provider of systematic reviews, meta-analyses and other evidence-based-information services.
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