Like The Advisory Board Company

announced 8/29/2017 via PR Newswire

Optum, will acquire The Advisory Board Company

synopsis: The Advisory Board Company, a distinctive provider of research, technology and consulting to health care organizations and education institutions, announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to sell its health care business to Optum, a leading health services company.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Optum
Optum is a health services and innovation company on a mission to help make the health system work better for everyone. They combine data and analytics with technology and expertise to power modern health care. "
target: The Advisory Board Company (ABCO:$799.15)
The Advisory Board Company is a best practices firm that uses a combination of research, technology and consulting to improve the performance of approximately 5,700 health care organizations and educational institutions.
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closed 5/14/2015 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources Group, acquired Healthcare Business Insights

synopsis: Decision Resources Group (DRG), a subsidiary of Piramal Enterprises Ltd., announced that it has acquired Healthcare Business Insights (HBI), a trusted provider of best practice research, training and services to more than 1,400 hospitals across the U.S. HBI's member-centric Academies enable hospitals to understand how to address critical issues.
buyer parent: Piramal Group
buyer: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group offers best-in-class, high-value information and insights on critical issues within the healthcare industry. The top biopharmaceutical, medical technology and managed care companies rely on the Company’s predictive analytics to make fully informed decisions. "
target: Healthcare Business Insights
Healthcare Business Insights (HBI) is a leading provider of in-depth research and thoughtful insights across the core business functions found in hospitals and health systems nationwide. HBI's membership programs include Revenue Cycle, IT, Supply Chain and Cost & Quality.
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announced 6/11/2019 via BusinessWire

Ares Management, L.P., Leonard Green & Partners, L.P., will acquire Press Ganey Associates, Inc.

synopsis: Press Ganey Associates, Inc., a provider of safety, quality, patient experience and workforce engagement solutions for healthcare organizations, will be acquired by Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. and affiliates of Ares Management Corporation. Press Ganey offers a suite of solutions that enables enterprise transformation across the patient journey.
buyer: Leonard Green & Partners, L.P.
buyer: Ares Management, L.P. (NYSE:ARES:$1,169.57)
Ares Management, L.P. is a publicly traded, leading global alternative asset manager. Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. is a private equity investment firm that partners with management teams and founders to invest in market-leading companies. "
target parent: EQT AB
target: Press Ganey Associates, Inc. (PGND:$344.32)
Press Ganey offers an integrated suite of solutions that enables enterprise transformation across the patient journey. Delivered through a cutting-edge digital platform, Press Ganey solutions address safety, clinical excellence, patient experience, and workforce engagement.
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closed 10/21/2016 via BusinessWire

EQT, acquired Press Ganey Associates, Inc.

synopsis: Leading provider of patient experience measurement, performance analytics and strategic advisory solutions for health care organizations; Press Ganey Holdings, Inc. announced the completion of its acquisition by private equity group EQT. Under the terms, Press Ganey shareholders will receive $40.50 in cash for each share of common stock.
buyer: EQT (EQT:$0.00)
EQT is a leading global private equity group with approximately EUR 29 billion in raised capital. EQT has portfolio companies in Europe, Asia and the US. EQT works with portfolio companies to achieve sustainable growth, operational excellence and market leadership. "
target parent: Vestar Capital Partners
target: Press Ganey Associates, Inc. (PGND:$344.32)
Press Ganey Holdings is a leading provider of patient experience measurement, performance analytics and strategic advisory solutions for health care organizations across the continuum of care.
price ($mm)[EV]
$2,234 [$2,370]
rev ($mm)
$344
EBITDA ($mm)
$105
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6.9x
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22.7x
closed 1/2/2013 via Company Press Release

Press Ganey Associates, Inc., acquired Morehead Associates

synopsis: Press Ganey Associates, Inc., a recognized leader in health care performance improvement, announced that it acquired Morehead Associates, Inc., one of the industry’s foremost employee and physician engagement firms. The acquisition strengthens Press Ganey’s comprehensive suite of patient experience solutions and services.
buyer parent: Vestar Capital Partners
buyer: Press Ganey Associates, Inc. (PGND:$344.32)
Recognized as a leader in performance improvement, Press Ganey partners with more than 10,000 health care organizations worldwide to create and sustain high performing organizations, and, ultimately, improve the overall health care experience. "
target: Morehead Associates
Morehead Associates helps leaders make better decisions and drive performance. They partner with healthcare organizations to create an engaged workforce, prioritize systemic changes, and align employees and physicians with business strategies.
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closed 3/12/2008 via Company Press Release

Vestar Capital Partners, acquired Press Ganey Associates, Inc.

synopsis: American Securities Capital Partners (ASCP) completed the sale of its interest in Press Ganey Associates after almost five years of partnership with the Company. The exit occurs after significant accomplishments by Press Ganey over this period.
buyer: Vestar Capital Partners
Vestar Capital Partners is a leading international private equity firm specializing in management buyouts and growth capital investments. The firm's investment strategy is targeted towards companies in the U.S., Europe, and Japan with valuations in the $100 million to $5 billion range. "
target parent: American Securities Capital Partners
target: Press Ganey Associates, Inc. (PGND:$344.32)
Press Ganey Associates is the health care industry’s leading independent vendor of satisfaction measurement and improvement services. Press Ganey assists health care facilities in collecting and using patient, resident, employee, and physician evaluations in their quality improvement initiatives.
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closed 5/3/2016 via BusinessWire

Press Ganey Associates, Inc., acquired Avatar Solutions

synopsis: Press Ganey Holdings, Inc. announced the acquisition of Avatar International Holding Company and its subsidiary Avatar International LLC, a patient experience and employee engagement company. The company’s survey research programs have helped organizations advance their missions by capturing and mobilizing the feedback of key stakeholders.
buyer parent: Vestar Capital Partners
buyer: Press Ganey Associates, Inc. (PGND:$344.32)
Press Ganey Holdings is a leading provider of patient experience measurement, performance analytics and strategic advisory solutions for health care organizations across the continuum of care. "
target parent: The Riverside Company
target: Avatar Solutions
Avatar Solutions’ survey research programs have helped organizations advance their missions by capturing and mobilizing the feedback of key stakeholders. Incorporating online data reporting technology and consultative support, their capabilities empower organizations to achieve lasting improvement.
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announced 8/29/2011 via BNC Analysis

The Riverside Company, will acquire Avatar International LLC

synopsis: The FTC granted early termination for Veronis Suhler Stevenson (VSS) to sell Avatar International to Riverside Capital. Avatar International LLC is the leader in providing quality improvement services to the healthcare industry. Its product suite integrates patient surveys, HCAHPS, employee surveys, physician surveys and more.
buyer: The Riverside Company
The Riverside Company is a global private equity firm focused on acquiring growing enterprises valued at up to €200 million. The firm partners with strong management teams and enhances its investments through acquisitions and operational growth. "
target parent: Veronis Suhler Stevenson
target: Avatar International LLC
Avatar International LLC is the leader in providing quality improvement services to the healthcare industry. Its product suite integrates patient surveys, HCAHPS, employee surveys, physician surveys and more.
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closed 11/30/2009 via Company Press Release

Press Ganey Associates, Inc., acquired PatientImpact LLC

synopsis: PatientImpact has joined forces with Press Ganey to pair its e-mail and kiosk survey distribution methods with Press Ganey’s robust mail and telephone methods. In addition, PatientImpact’s at-a-glance graphical reporting capabilities will be incorporated with Press Ganey’s sophisticated analytics and extensive benchmarking resources.
buyer parent: Vestar Capital Partners
buyer: Press Ganey Associates, Inc. (PGND:$344.32)
Recognized as a leader in performance improvement for 25 years, Press Ganey Associates partners with more than 10,000 health care organizations to create and sustain high performing organizations, and, ultimately, improve the overall health care experience. "
target: PatientImpact LLC
PatientImpact LLC provides patient experience intelligence, comparative analysis, and strategic guidance services. It offers RealTime, Referral Physician Research, Employee Satisfaction Surveys, and Customer Service Training and Consulting Services.
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closed 6/19/2008 via Company Press Release

Veronis Suhler Stevenson, purchased a minority stake in Avatar International

synopsis: Media private equity firm Veronis Suhler Stevenson announced that it has invested in Avatar International, a leading provider of patient-centric, quality improvement solutions for the healthcare industry.
buyer: Veronis Suhler Stevenson
Veronis Suhler Stevenson is a private equity and mezzanine capital fund management company dedicated to investing in the media, communications, information and education industries in North America and Europe. "
target: Avatar International
Avatar International is a provider of intelligent and customizable survey based products. Avatar is defined by a drive to lead the healthcare industry by improving the quality of patient care, outcomes and employee morale through survey based products, consulting services and innovation.
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closed 5/3/2016 via BusinessWire

Bivarus, Inc., acquired The Jackson Group, Inc.

synopsis: Bivarus, Inc., a patient experience analytics company, announced that it has acquired The Jackson Group, Inc., a leading healthcare-focused measurement and consulting firm. The acquisition expands Bivarus’s offerings to capture and operationalize patient and employee insights for healthcare organizations.
buyer: Bivarus, Inc.
Bivarus brings a new science for measuring continuous quality improvement (CQI) and the patient experience to hospital-based outpatient service lines, community-based clinics, and large group practices. Their analytics platform gives healthcare leaders relevant data around patient experience. "
target: The Jackson Group, Inc.
The Jackson Group, Inc. commits itself and its resources to helping organizations through a wide array of solutions including employee surveys, customer satisfaction surveys, exit surveys, and community perceptions assessments.
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closed 12/5/2011 via Market Wire

Avatar International LLC, acquired HR Solutions International, Inc.

synopsis: Avatar International, a leading healthcare quality improvement firm, announced its acquisition of HR Solutions International, Inc., a human capital management consulting firm specializing in employee and physician engagement. The firm designs surveys and administers them primarily through email and web-based channels.
buyer parent: The Riverside Company
buyer: Avatar International LLC
Avatar International, a research and consulting company based in Orlando, Fla., specializes in Evidence Based Intelligent Surveys™ and Innovative Strategies™ to transform information into significant quality and efficiency of care improvement for the healthcare industry. "
target: HR Solutions International, Inc.
HR Solutions International designs surveys and administers them primarily through email and web-based channels. Customers access the data through an online reporting tool that provides detailed and customizable results as well as actionable recommendations.
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closed 5/31/2006 via BusinessWire

National Research Corporation, acquired Governance Institute

synopsis: National Research Corporation, a leader in healthcare performance measurement and improvement, today announced the purchase of substantially all of the assets of The Governance Institute (TGI), a portfolio company of Housatonic Partners.
buyer: National Research Corporation (NRCI.B:$101.10)
Founded in 1981, National Research Corporation (NRC) has maintained a strong commitment to improving the quality of healthcare received by patients and consumers through a focus on continual improvement in patient experience and performance measurement within the healthcare industry. "
target parent: Housatonic Partners
target: Governance Institute
Recognized nationally as the preeminent source for unbiased governance knowledge, The Governance Institute conducts research studies, tracks healthcare industry trends, and showcases the best practices of leading healthcare boards across the country.
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closed 9/7/2018 via BNC Analysis

Ancor Capital Partners, acquired STATinMed

synopsis: Ancor Capital Partners, a Dallas-based private equity firm, announces the acquisition of STATinMED Research, a leading medical technology company in the health economics and outcomes research industry. STATinMED provides research, consulting, and targeted communications to global pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and health information companies.
buyer: Ancor Capital Partners
Ancor Capital Partners is an operations-oriented private equity firm focused on lower middle-market companies with EBITDA of $5-$15 million. Extensive operational experience gives the Ancor team a unique understanding of the critical business issues faced by lower middle-market companies. "
target: STATinMed
STATinMED Research provides research, consulting, and targeted communications to global pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and health information companies. All STATinMED Research consultants hold academic positions with prestigious universities.
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closed 2/27/2019 via Company Press Release

CompuGroup Medical AG, acquired Qualizorg B.V.

synopsis: German CompuGroup Medical, the leading global eHealth provider, acquired 100% of Qualizorg. Qualizorg is a market leader in the Netherlands and manages various databases, offers customized projects and is behind the leading data collection and analysis tool Qualiview.
buyer: CompuGroup Medical AG (DB:COP:$830.72)
CompuGroup Medical is Germany's leading global eHealth provider. Their software and communications solutions assist doctors, dentists, hospitals, pharmacists, associations, networks and other service providers with workflow, diagnosis and therapy. "
target parent: Axivate Capital
target: Qualizorg B.V.
Qualizorg specializes in collecting, managing and providing insight into quality indicators in the healthcare industry. Qualizorg is a market leader in the Netherlands and manages various databases, offers customized projects and is behind the leading data collection and analysis tool Qualiview.
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closed 3/14/2017 via Company Press Release

Cressey & Co., Spectrum Equity, acquired Verisys Corporation

synopsis: Verisys Corporation, a leading provider of technology solutions and primary-source data on healthcare professionals and businesses, announced that Spectrum Equity, along with Cressey & Company and Verisys CEO John P. Benson, have made a significant growth equity investment in the Company.
buyer: Spectrum Equity
buyer: Cressey & Co.
Spectrum Equity is a leading growth equity firm providing capital and strategic support to innovative Internet, software and information services companies. Cressey & Company LP is a private investment firm focused exclusively on investing in and building leading healthcare businesses. "
target: Verisys Corporation
Verisys is the leading provider of health care credentialing services with the most current, accurate, and comprehensive data and technology tools. Since 1992, Verisys has been leading the health care industry by providing the highest quality data coupled with deep health care industry experience.
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closed 7/25/2018 via Company Press Release

The WIRB-Copernicus Group, acquired KMR Group

synopsis: WIRB-Copernicus Group (WCG), the leading provider of solutions to measurably improve the quality and efficiency of clinical research, has acquired KMR Group, a global leader in the provision and analysis of benchmarking and other data for the biopharmaceutical industry.
buyer parent: Arsenal Capital Partners
buyer: The WIRB-Copernicus Group
WIRB-Copernicus Group (WCG) is the world's leading provider of solutions to measurably improve the quality and efficiency of clinical research. WCG enables biopharmaceutical companies, CROs and institutions to accelerate the delivery of new treatments and therapies to patients. "
target: KMR Group
KMR Group is a global leader in the provision and analysis of benchmarking and other data for the biopharmaceutical industry. KMR offers leading-edge data, products, and services in the form of reports and on-line tools that inform client strategy and productivity as well as day-to-day operations.
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closed 12/10/2014 via Company Press Release

Cello Group, acquired Promedica, Inc

synopsis: Cello Group plc, the healthcare and consumer strategic marketing group, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Worldwide Promedica Inc. Promedica is a San Francisco based market research firm serving pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.
buyer: Cello Group (AIM:CLL:$204.91)
Cello is a leading global insight and strategic marketing group with a primary focus on the pharmaceutical and health sectors in addition to deep expertise in a range of other high margin sectors. "
target: Promedica, Inc
Promedica’s mission is to provide primary marketing research in the area of new product planning with an exclusive focus on healthcare, and a client-side perspective. Their ultimate goal is to optimize client's marketing research investment and contribute to company’s success.
price ($mm)
$0.70
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$2
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EV / rev
1.3x
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closed 7/1/2019 via Company Press Release

SPH Analytics, acquired DSS Research

synopsis: SPH Analytics has acquired DSS Research, creating the nation’s premier member experience measurement and analytics firm. DSS Research is a survey research firm that works with health plans, hospitals, accountable care organizations, and more to uncover insights about their business through survey research and advanced analytics.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: SPH Analytics
SPH Analytics, a leader in healthcare analytics and population health management, empowers clients to analyze and interpret their clinical, financial, and consumer experience data to maximize their performance. SPH’s solutions include Population Care, Population Value, and Population Engage. "
target: DSS Research
DSS Research is a survey research firm that works with more than 1,000 health plans, hospitals, accountable care organizations, home health agencies, dialysis centers, and Hospices to uncover insights about their business through survey research and advanced analytics.
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closed 5/28/2009 via BusinessWire

Medical Connections Holdings, Inc, acquired Medical Staffing Direct, Inc.

synopsis: Medical Connections Holdings, Inc., one of the nation’s fastest growing healthcare staffing companies specializing in allied health, nurse and physician staffing and recruiting services, announced that it has closed an asset purchase agreement with Medical Staffing Direct, formerly a Florida based staffing company.
buyer: Medical Connections Holdings, Inc (MCTH:$0.00)
Medical Connections, Inc. is a pioneering medical recruitment and staffing company, created to satisfy the increasing demands for qualified personnel in the healthcare industry. The company identifies and places medical professionals, from nurses and physicians to pharmacists and medical scientists."
target: Medical Staffing Direct, Inc.
Medical Staffing Direct, Inc. operates as an Internet-based medical staffing exchange in Florida. It operates a Website, which brings hospitals and nurses together online to match the hospitals’ per diem shift needs with the nurses that have enrolled in the exchange to fill shift needs online.
price ($mm)
$7.07
rev ($mm)
$6
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1.2x
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announced 8/29/2017 via PR Newswire

Optum, will acquire The Advisory Board Company

synopsis: The Advisory Board Company, a distinctive provider of research, technology and consulting to health care organizations and education institutions, announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to sell its health care business to Optum, a leading health services company.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Optum
Optum is a health services and innovation company on a mission to help make the health system work better for everyone. They combine data and analytics with technology and expertise to power modern health care. "
target: The Advisory Board Company (ABCO:$799.15)
The Advisory Board Company is a best practices firm that uses a combination of research, technology and consulting to improve the performance of approximately 5,700 health care organizations and educational institutions.
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announced 8/29/2017 via PR Newswire

Vista Equity Partners, will acquire Education Advisory Board

synopsis: Vista Equity Partners, a leading investment firm, will acquire the The Advisory Board Company's education business, including Royall & Company. The Advisory Board Company is a distinctive provider of research, technology and consulting to health care organizations and education institutions
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista Equity Partners invests in software, data and technology-enabled organizations led by world-class management teams with long-term perspective. Vista is a value-added investor, contributing professional expertise and multi-level support towards companies’ realizing their full potential. "
target parent: The Advisory Board Company
target: Education Advisory Board
EAB, the education business of The Advisory Board Company, is a best practices firm that uses a combination of research, technology and services to improve the performance of more than 1,200 educational institutions.
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$1,550
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closed 7/29/2015 via BNC Analysis

The Advisory Board Company, acquired Zeumo

synopsis: Zeumo, a Nashville health care communications startup, was purchased by The Advisory Board Co., a publicly traded company based in Washington, D.C. Led by founder Hal Cato, Zeumo allows hospitals to communicate with their physicians through phones and tablets and creates a network for staff collaboration.
buyer: The Advisory Board Company (ABCO:$799.15)
The Advisory Board Company is the leading provider of insight-driven technology, research, and services for organizations in transforming industries. The company collaborates with more than 200,000 leaders at 4,500 member organizations to elevate performance and solve their most pressing problems. "
target: Zeumo
Zeumo is mobile enterprise communication management solution that streamlines the number of disparate information silos used in hospitals, schools and businesses and provides a more structured way to communicate with any employee or group.
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closed 2/12/2015 via PR Newswire

Education Advisory Board, acquired GradesFirst

synopsis: The Advisory Board Company announced that it has acquired GradesFirst and will include its functionality in the flagship Education Advisory Board (EAB) technology membership, the Student Success Collaborative. GradesFirst is a student success technology company that helps colleges and universities engage and support at-risk students.
buyer parent: The Advisory Board Company
buyer: Education Advisory Board
The Education Advisory Board is a provider of research, technology, and consulting services to colleges and universities nationwide. Through the firm's innovative membership model, EAB partners with academic and administrative leaders at more than 1,000 institutions. "
target: GradesFirst
GradesFirst is a student success technology company that helps colleges and universities engage and support at-risk students. The company's user-friendly tools enhance the efficiency of student support teams by connecting campus services in a cloud-based platform.
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closed 1/9/2015 via PR Newswire

The Advisory Board Company, acquired Royall & Company

synopsis: The Advisory Board Company, a global insight-driven technology, research, and services provider, announced the completion of its acquisition of Royall & Company. Royall & Company is the higher education industry leader in strategic, data-driven student engagement and enrollment management solutions.
buyer: The Advisory Board Company (ABCO:$799.15)
The Advisory Board Company is the leading provider of insight-driven technology, research, and services for organizations in transforming industries. The company collaborates with more than 200,000 leaders at 4,500 member organizations to elevate performance and solve their most pressing problems. "
target parent: CHS Capital
target: Royall & Company
Royall & Company is the industry leader in strategic student engagement and enrollment management, financial aid optimization, and alumni fundraising. Royall utilizes a data-driven, analytically-based approach to provide high return-on-investment outcomes for its clients.
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closed 5/12/2014 via BNC Analysis

The Advisory Board Company, acquired HealthPost, Inc.

synopsis: The Advisory Board Company, a global research, technology, and consulting firm, has acquired HealthPost, a leading provider of cloud-based search and booking solutions for healthcare systems, medical practices and health plans.
buyer: The Advisory Board Company (ABCO:$799.15)
The Advisory Board Company is a global research, technology, and consulting firm partnering with 165,000+ leaders in 4,100+ organizations across health care and higher education. "
target: HealthPost, Inc.
HealthPost is a leading provider of cloud-based search and booking solutions for healthcare systems, medical practices and health plans.
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closed 7/31/2013 via BNC Analysis

The Advisory Board Company, acquired Medical Referral Source

synopsis: The Advisory Board Co., a global research, technology, and consulting firm, announced it has acquired a small Arizona technology company, Medical Referral Source Inc., for $11.5 million. Medical Referral Source runs a Web-based software program that streamlines patient referrals from primary-care doctors to specialists.
buyer: The Advisory Board Company (ABCO:$799.15)
The Advisory Board Company is a global research, technology, and consulting firm partnering with 165,000+ leaders in 4,100+ organizations across health care and higher education. "
target: Medical Referral Source
Medical Referral Source is a web-based tool that meets the referral needs of medical offices and healthcare systems. MRS sells the product to hospital networks and independent physician offices.
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closed 2/6/2013 via BNC Analysis

The Advisory Board Company, acquired 360Fresh

synopsis: The Advisory Board Company acquired 360Fresh. 360Fresh offers two products. Pulse360 uses text and data mining to extract information from existing systems to answer clinical and quality questions. Track360 is a clinician care coordination and workflow tool that streamlines provider handoffs, provides alerts, and improves patient communications.
buyer: The Advisory Board Company (ABCO:$799.15)
The Advisory Board Company is a leading research, consulting, and technology services firm serving a global network of 150,000+ leaders in 3,700 health care and higher education organizations. "
target: 360Fresh
360Fresh uses text and data mining to glean actionable information from available data (e.g. EMR, scheduling, discharge, admission, TeleHealth) to identify and risk stratify patient populations.
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closed 11/5/2012 via PR Newswire

The Advisory Board Company, acquired ActiveStrategy, Inc.

synopsis: The Advisory Board Company announced the acquisition of ActiveStrategy, Inc., a Philadelphia-based performance improvement technology and consulting firm with unmatched solutions for tracking and augmenting organizational effectiveness.
buyer: The Advisory Board Company (ABCO:$799.15)
The Advisory Board Company is a leading research, consulting, and technology services firm serving a global network of 150,000+ leaders in 3,700 health care and higher education organizations. "
target: ActiveStrategy, Inc.
ActiveStrategy, Inc. provides strategic consulting and Web-based software that facilitates and accelerates enterprise strategy execution. In addition, the company provides technology-enabled and management consulting services.
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closed 1/20/2012 via BusinessWire

Kronos Incorporated, purchased OptiLink from The Advisory Board Company

synopsis: Kronos Incorporated announced that it has acquired the assets of OptiLink from The Advisory Board Company in a cash transaction. As a result of the acquisition, Kronos has added one of the industry’s leading acuity-based staffing solutions to its healthcare workforce management suite.
buyer parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
buyer: Kronos Incorporated
Kronos is the leader in workforce management solutions that enable organizations to control labor costs, minimize compliance risk, and improve workforce productivity. "
seller: The Advisory Board Company (ABCO:$799.15)
OptiLink empowers nursing executives to manage workload, schedules, and productivity using actual patient demand rather than budgets made in advance.
price ($mm)
$8.90
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$6
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$2
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closed 8/1/2011 via BNC Analysis

Southwind Health Partners, LLC, acquired PivotHealth, LLC

synopsis: The Advisory Board Company and its Southwind division announced the acquisition of substantially all the assets of PivotHealth, LLC, a physician practice management and services company serving hospitals, health systems, and large independent multi-specialty physician group practices and networks.
buyer parent: The Advisory Board Company
buyer: Southwind Health Partners, LLC
Southwind Health Partners is a physician management and consulting practice that provides physician alignment services including interim practice management, clinical integration, medical staff planning and physician practice operations improvement consulting. "
target: PivotHealth, LLC
PivotHealth is a physician practice management and services company serving hospitals, health systems, and large independent multi-specialty physician group practices and networks. PivotHealth manages medium-to-large, multi-specialty medical groups throughout the United States.
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closed 1/25/2011 via Company Press Release

The Advisory Board Company, acquired Cielo MedSolutions LLC

synopsis: The Advisory Board Company announces acquisition of population management analytics and patient registry software company Cielo MedSolutions. Cielo MedSolutions, a leading provider of population management analytics and patient registry software in the ambulatory environment.
buyer: The Advisory Board Company (ABCO:$799.15)
The Advisory Board Company provides best practices research, analysis, executive education and leadership development, software tools, and installation support services primarily to the health care industry, focusing on business strategy, operations, and general management issues. "
target: Cielo MedSolutions LLC
Cielo MedSolutions, LLC provides healthcare software and information technology services. The company offers Cielo Clinic, a Web-based clinical quality management software that helps clinicians make informed and timely decisions about chronic disease prevention, screening, and management.
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announced 3/3/2010 via PR Newswire

The Advisory Board Company, will acquire Concuity, Inc.

synopsis: The Advisory Board Company announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Concuity™, the health care division of Trintech Group PLC and provider of the leading contract and payment management solution for hospitals and physician groups.
buyer: The Advisory Board Company (ABCO:$799.15)
The Advisory Board Company provides best practices research, analysis, executive education and leadership development, software tools, and installation support services primarily to the health care industry, focusing on business strategy, operations, and general management issues. "
target parent: Trintech Group Plc
target: Concuity, Inc.
Concuity, Inc. provides leading-edge technology solutions to optimize contract profitability for the health care industry. Concuity's primary value proposition is providing health care providers with software applications to allow them to recover revenue that has not been paid by payers.
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closed 11/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

Optum, acquired Vivify Health Inc.

synopsis: UnitedHealth subsidiary Optum acquired Texas-based remote patient monitoring (RPM) startup Vivify Health. Vivify equips payers and providers with a comprehensive RPM platform, complete with a suite of connected medical devices and mobile health apps.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Optum
Optum is a health services and innovation company on a mission to help make the health system work better for everyone. They combine data and analytics with technology and expertise to power modern health care. "
target: Vivify Health Inc.
Vivify equips payers and providers with a comprehensive RPM (Remote Patient Monitoring) platform, complete with a suite of connected medical devices and mobile health apps. Its platform has contributed to 76% fewer patient readmissions at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC).
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announced 8/29/2017 via PR Newswire

Optum, will acquire The Advisory Board Company

synopsis: The Advisory Board Company, a distinctive provider of research, technology and consulting to health care organizations and education institutions, announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to sell its health care business to Optum, a leading health services company.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Optum
Optum is a health services and innovation company on a mission to help make the health system work better for everyone. They combine data and analytics with technology and expertise to power modern health care. "
target: The Advisory Board Company (ABCO:$799.15)
The Advisory Board Company is a best practices firm that uses a combination of research, technology and consulting to improve the performance of approximately 5,700 health care organizations and educational institutions.
price ($mm)
$1,300
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announced 5/27/2015 via Company Press Release

N. Harris Computer Corporation, will acquire Picis, Inc.

synopsis: Constellation Software Inc. announced that it has entered into, through its wholly-owned subsidiary N. Harris Computer Corporation, a definitive agreement to acquire Picis clinical applications. Picis is the provider of perioperative management solutions and emergency department solutions for over 700 hospital sites worldwide.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: N. Harris Computer Corporation
Harris Computer Systems is a wholly owned subsidiary of Constellation and is a leading provider of financial management and Customer Information Systems (CIS) software solutions to Public Sector, Schools, Utility, and Healthcare agencies throughout North America. "
target parent: UnitedHealth Group
target: Picis, Inc.
Picis is the provider of perioperative management solutions and emergency department solutions for over 700 hospital sites worldwide. Picis software provides solutions to optimize a hospital's perioperative, anesthesia and critical care environments and workflows.
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announced 9/30/2014 via BusinessWire

Optum, will acquire MedSynergies Inc.

synopsis: Optum, a leading information and technology-enabled health services business, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire MedSynergies, Inc., which provides physician practice management, revenue management, and other business services to physician groups aligned with large health systems.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Optum
Optum is a leading information and technology-enabled health services business dedicated to helping make the health system work better for everyone. Optum delivers intelligent, integrated solutions that help to modernize the health system and improve overall population health. "
target: MedSynergies Inc.
MedSynergies partners with health care organizations and physicians to align their operations by providing revenue cycle management, practice management, consulting services, business process analysis and software integration solutions.
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closed 1/23/2013 via BNC Analysis

Optum, acquired Humedica

synopsis: Optum has acquired Humedica. Humedica is the clinical intelligence company that powers health care providers, life sciences and research organizations to make better-informed, more confident decisions by transforming unconnected data from multiple sources into real-world insights.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Optum
Optum, through its subsidiaries, provides information and technology-enabled health services. It offers health management solutions that address the physical, mental, and financial needs of individuals and organizations. "
target: Humedica
Humedica is the clinical intelligence company that powers health care providers and life sciences organizations to make better-informed, more confident decisions by transforming unconnected data from multiple sources into real-world insights.
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announced 8/16/2010 via BusinessWire

Ingenix, Inc., will acquire Axolotl Corporation

synopsis: Ingenix, a leading health information technology and services company, announced it is acquiring Axolotl, a leading provider of health information exchange services. The combined company will enable health information to be shared effectively and securely for the benefit of patients and health care professionals.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Ingenix, Inc.
Ingenix transforms organizations and improves health care through information and technology. Organizations rely on its innovative products, services and consulting to improve the delivery and operations of their business. "
target: Axolotl Corporation
Founded in 1995, Axolotl is a leading provider of browser-based products and services for secure health information exchange and management. Its Elysium® suite of solutions enables health care providers to instantly share information, reduce costs, and improve quality and efficiency.
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announced 8/4/2010 via BusinessWire

Ingenix, Inc., will acquire Executive Health Resources, Inc.

synopsis: Ingenix, a leading health information technology and services company, announced it is acquiring Executive Health Resources, a leading provider of medical necessity compliance and physician medical management solutions for hospitals.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Ingenix, Inc.
Ingenix transforms organizations and improves health care through information and technology. Organizations rely on its innovative products, services and consulting to improve the delivery and operations of their business. "
target parent: ABRY Partners
target: Executive Health Resources, Inc.
Executive Health Resources is a leading provider of medical necessity regulatory compliance and physician medical management solutions to hospitals and health systems in the United States.
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closed 8/23/2010 via Company Press Release

Picis, Inc. merged with Ingenix, Inc.,

synopsis: Ingenix has completed its acquisition of Picis. This acquisition combines “health intelligence” provided by Ingenix with the clinical workflow solutions of Picis to increase efficiency and help optimize delivery of services in high acuity care areas of hospitals, which includes emergency departments
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Ingenix, Inc.
Ingenix transforms organizations and improves health care through information and technology. Organizations rely on its innovative products, services and consulting to improve the delivery and operations of their business. "
target: Picis, Inc.
Picis is a global provider of innovative information solutions that enable rapid and sustained delivery of clinical, financial and operational results in the high-acuity care areas of the hospital.
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closed 3/24/2010 via Company Press Release

Ingenix, Inc., acquired QualityMetric, Inc.

synopsis: Ingenix, a leading health information and technology company, announced that it has expanded its health outcomes measurement capabilities with the acquisition of QualityMetric Incorporated. QualityMetric is a leader in helping health care companies assess health outcomes as reported by patients themselves, known as patient-reported outcomes.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Ingenix, Inc.
Ingenix, a UnitedHealth Group company, is a leading provider of health information, technologies, consulting and services. Organizations, institutions, businesses and government agencies that comprise the health care system depend on Ingenix solutions and insights to improve their performance. "
target parent: Psilos Group
target: QualityMetric, Inc.
QualityMetric Incorporated offers generic and disease-specific health outcome surveys used to measure health status for health plans, disease management and pharmaceutical companies, health care providers, and government agencies.
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announced 11/10/2009 via BusinessWire

Ingenix, Inc., will acquire CareMedic Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Ingenix, a leading health information, technology and consulting company, announced that it will acquire CareMedic Services Inc., an industry leader in revenue cycle management (RCM) solutions for hospitals and health systems, in a cash transaction.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Ingenix, Inc.
Ingenix, a UnitedHealth Group company, is a leading provider of health information, technologies and consulting services. Organizations, institutions, businesses and government agencies that comprise the health care system depend on Ingenix solutions and insights to improve their performance. "
target parent: Oak Investment Partners
target: CareMedic Systems, Inc.
CareMedic provides high value enterprise class solutions that streamline cash flow and speed the reimbursement process for hospitals and health systems, helping customers manage the complexity of the revenue cycle to increase their bottom lines.
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closed 6/1/2009 via BusinessWire

Ingenix, Inc., acquired AIM Healthcare Services, Inc.

synopsis: Ingenix, a leading health information, technology and consulting company, announced that it has acquired AIM Healthcare Services, Inc. and its affiliated companies, Netwerkes and Ingram & Associates. AIM is a leading provider of payment accuracy solutions for health care payer and hospital clients in all 50 states.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Ingenix, Inc.
Ingenix, a UnitedHealth Group company, is a leading provider of health information, technologies and consulting services. Organizations, institutions, businesses and government agencies that comprise the health care system depend on Ingenix solutions and insights to improve their performance. "
target: AIM Healthcare Services, Inc.
AIM Healthcare Services, Inc. provides claims management services for government and commercial payers of health care benefits and health care providers in the United States. It provides claims resolution and health information management services.
price ($mm)
$440
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announced 10/7/2008 via PR Newswire

Ingenix, Inc., will purchase Medicaid Solutions Business from Bull SA

synopsis: Bull - expert in open, flexible and secure information systems, solutions and services has signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of its Medicaid solutions business, mainly dedicated to Public Health and Human Services management in the United States by Ingenix, a leading health information, technology and consulting services company.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Ingenix, Inc.
Ingenix, a UnitedHealth Group company, is a leading provider of health information, technologies and consulting services. Organizations, institutions, businesses and government agencies that comprise the health care system depend on Ingenix solutions and insights to improve their performance. "
seller: Bull SA (ENXTPA:BUL:$1,718.68)
Bull designs and develops servers and software for an open environment, integrating the most advanced technologies, and proposes a wide range of services, from system integration consulting to outsourcing.
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closed 5/25/2006 via BusinessWire

Ingenix Health Intelligence, acquired Claredi Corporation

synopsis: Ingenix has completed the acquisition of Claredi Corporation (Claredi), a leading provider of e-commerce software solutions, implementation and consulting services to the health care industry.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Ingenix Health Intelligence
Ingenix, a UnitedHealth Group company, is a leading provider of health information, technologies and consulting services. Organizations, institutions, businesses and government agencies that comprise the health care system depend on Ingenix solutions and insights to improve their performance. "
target: Claredi Corporation
Claredi Corporation (Claredi), a Salt Lake City-based company that pioneered the concept of health care transaction validation, provides comprehensive electronic data interchange solutions that enable health care organizations to easily connect with trading partners.
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closed 8/9/2006 via PR Newswire

Ingenix Health Intelligence, acquired NWH, Inc.

synopsis: NWH, Inc., the parent company of health care payer services organization Electronic Network Systems, Inc., announced that the merger with Ingenix, Inc., a leading health information company and a subsidiary of UnitedHealth Group UNH, was completed. NWH is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ingenix.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Ingenix Health Intelligence
Ingenix, a UnitedHealth Group company, is a leading provider of health information, technologies and consulting services. Organizations, institutions, businesses and government agencies that comprise the health care system depend on Ingenix solutions and insights to improve their performance. "
target: NWH, Inc.
NWH, Inc., a holding and strategic resource company, owns and operates Electronic Network Systems, Inc., which offers Internet and e-commerce connectivity between thousands of health care providers such as physicians, hospitals, clinics, practice management software vendors.
price ($mm)[EV]
$53 [$34]
rev ($mm)
$19
EBITDA ($mm)
$2
EV / rev
1.8x
EV / EBITDA
14.3x
announced 8/23/2019 via BusinessWire

New Mountain Capital, LLC, will acquire Ontario Systems, LLC

synopsis: Ontario Systems has executed a definitive agreement to be acquired by New Mountain Capital, a New York-based investment firm. Ontario Systems is a leading provider of enterprise software that automates operations and accelerates revenue recovery for clients in the healthcare, accounts receivable management (ARM), and government markets.
buyer: New Mountain Capital, LLC
New Mountain Capital is a New York-based investment firm that emphasizes business building and growth, rather than debt, as it pursues long-term capital appreciation. They currently manages private equity, public equity, & credit funds with approximately $20 billion in aggregate capital commitments."
target parent: Arlington Capital Partners
target: Ontario Systems, LLC
Ontario Systems is a leading provider of enterprise software designed to improve operations and revenue recovery for clients in the healthcare industry and the accounts receivable management (ARM) market as well as federal, state, and local governments.
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announced 7/29/2019 via PR Newswire

CPP Investment Board, EQT AB, will acquire Waystar

synopsis: CPPIB, a professional investment management organization that invests the funds not needed by the Canada Pension Plan, and EQT, a leading Swedish investment firm with around EUR 40B in assets under management, will acquire Waystar, a company that provides cloud-based technology that simplifies and unifies the healthcare revenue cycle.
buyer: EQT AB
buyer: CPP Investment Board
CPPIB is a professional investment management organization that invests the funds not needed by the Canada Pension Plan to pay current benefits. EQT is a leading Swedish investment firm with over EUR 61B in raised capital and around EUR 40B in assets under management. "
target parent: Bain Capital
target: Waystar
Waystar provides cloud-based technology that simplifies and unifies the healthcare revenue cycle. Their platform removes friction in payment processes, streamlines workflows and improves financials for providers. They support over 450,000 providers, 750 health systems, and 5,000 health plans.
price ($mm)
$2,700
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closed 3/12/2019 via BusinessWire

ImagineSoftware, acquired ProviderAlly

synopsis: Leading Revenue Cycle Management SaaS Platform ImagineSoftware announced the acquisition of ProviderAlly, a provider of accounting reconciliation services and related capabilities to the healthcare RCM space.
buyer parent: Mountaingate Capital
buyer: ImagineSoftware
ImagineSoftware is the leading provider of billing automation software and revenue cycle management applications. Offering powerful technology solutions for medical billing offices, practices, and hospitals, Imagine Software currently serves more than 46,000 physicians. "
target: ProviderAlly
ProviderAlly is a provider of accounting reconciliation services and related capabilities to the healthcare RCM space. ProviderAlly provides a compelling and comprehensive financial data picture to the healthcare industry, bridging the divide between banking and practice management systems.
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closed 2/11/2019 via PR Newswire

Providence St. Joseph Health, acquired Lumedic

synopsis: Providence St. Joseph Health, one of the largest health systems in America, has acquired Lumedic, a next-generation revenue cycle management platform based on blockchain technology. Lumedic enables healthcare payers and providers to reduce inefficiencies and improve the patient experience.
buyer: Providence St. Joseph Health
Providence St. Joseph Health is a not-for-profit Catholic health system comprising a diverse family of organizations. Providence St. Joseph Health operates 51 hospitals, 829 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing, and many other health and educational services. "
target: Lumedic
Lumedic is a next-generation revenue cycle management platform based on blockchain technology. Lumedic transforms revenue cycle management processes for modern healthcare payers and providers. Their solution enables payers and providers to reduce inefficiencies and improve the patient experience.
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closed 2/11/2019 via BusinessWire

Evergreen Coast Capital, Veritas Capital, acquired athenahealth, Inc.

synopsis: athenahealth, Inc., a leading provider of network-enabled services for hospital and ambulatory customers nationwide, announced that it has completed its previously announced sale to an affiliate of Veritas Capital and Evergreen Coast Capital.
buyer: Veritas Capital
buyer: Evergreen Coast Capital
Veritas Capital is a leading private equity firm that invests in companies that provide critical products and services, primarily technology and technology-enabled solutions. Elliott Management Corporation's Evergreen Coast Capital is a private equity firm which focuses on technology investing. "
target: athenahealth, Inc. (ATHN:$1,311.40)
athenahealth, Inc. is a leading provider of Internet-based business services for physician practices. athenahealth's service offerings are based on proprietary web-native practice management and electronic health record (EHR) software, and automated and live patient communication services.
price ($mm)[EV]
$5,645 [$5,600]
rev ($mm)
$1,311
EBITDA ($mm)
$265
EV / rev
4.3x
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21.3x
announced 10/10/2018 via GlobeNewswire

TransUnion LLC, will acquire Rubixis

synopsis: TransUnion has announced an agreement to acquire Rubixis through TransUnion Healthcare, a trusted provider of Healthcare Revenue Protection solutions. Rubixis is an innovative healthcare revenue cycle solutions company that helps providers maximize reimbursement from insurance payers.
buyer: TransUnion LLC (TRU:$2,399.10)
TransUnion Healthcare, a wholly owned subsidiary of TransUnion, is a trusted provider of Healthcare Revenue Protection solutions for maximizing reimbursement, improving patient engagement, and preventing revenue leakage. Transunion LLC is an American consumer credit reporting agency. "
target: Rubixis
Rubixis is an innovative healthcare revenue cycle solutions company whose sole purpose is to enable healthcare providers to achieve highest reimbursement for each patient encounter in fastest time possible at lowest possible cost.
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on offer 5/7/2018 via Wall Street Journal

Elliott Management Corp., offer to acquire athenahealth, Inc.

synopsis: Elliott Management Corporation, an American investment management firm, is to acquire athenahealth, Inc., a company that provides network-enabled services for healthcare and point-of-care mobile apps to drive clinical and financial results for its hospital and ambulatory clients in the United States.
buyer: Elliott Management Corp.
Elliott Management Corporation is one of the oldest fund managers of its kind under continuous management. As of January 1, 2018, Elliott manages more than $34 billion in assets under management. "
target: athenahealth, Inc. (ATHN:$1,311.40)
athenahealth, Inc. is a publicly traded American company that provides network-enabled services for healthcare and point-of-care mobile apps to drive clinical and financial results for its hospital and ambulatory clients in the United States.
price ($mm)[EV]
$6,533 [$6,660]*
rev ($mm)
$1,264
EBITDA ($mm)
$212
EV / rev
5.4x
EV / EBITDA
32.2x
closed 7/11/2018 via BusinessWire

Veritas Capital Partners, purchased Value-Based Care Division from GE Healthcare

synopsis: Veritas Capital and General Electric announced that an affiliate of Veritas has acquired the Enterprise Financial Management (Revenue-Cycle, Centricity Business), Ambulatory Care Management (Centricity Practice Solution) and Workforce Management (formerly API Healthcare) assets comprising GE Healthcare’s Value-Based Care Division.
buyer: Veritas Capital Partners
Veritas Capital is a leading private equity firm that invests in companies that provide critical products and services, primarily technology and technology-enabled solutions, to government and commercial customers worldwide. "
seller parent: General Electric Company
seller: GE Healthcare
The acquisition includes the Enterprise Financial Management (Revenue-Cycle, Centricity Business), Ambulatory Care Management (Centricity Practice Solution) and Workforce Management (formerly API Healthcare) assets comprising GE Healthcare’s Value-Based Care Division.
price ($mm)
$1,050
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closed 1/25/2018 via BusinessWire

Mediware, acquired MedTranDirect, Inc.

synopsis: Mediware Information Systems, Inc., a leading supplier of software for healthcare and human service providers and payers, announced it has acquired MEDTranDirect, Inc., a leader in software solutions for healthcare revenue cycle management and an approved network service vendor for Medicare.
buyer parent: TPG Capital
buyer: Mediware
Since 1980, Mediware has provided software solutions to healthcare providers and has since expanded to serve many state and federal agencies. Mediware’s solutions are perfect for high-growth, complex patient care environments that remain underserved by existing vendors. "
target: MedTranDirect, Inc.
MEDTranDirect, Inc. is a leader in software solutions for healthcare revenue cycle management and an approved network service vendor for Medicare. Established in 1986, MEDTranDirect serves several hundred customers.
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announced 9/14/2017 via BusinessWire

ZirMed Inc. will be merged with Navicure,

synopsis: Healthcare revenue cycle management technology leaders Navicure and ZirMed announced that they have signed a definitive agreement to merge to provide hospitals, health systems, and ambulatory services organizations including physician practices with a comprehensive suite of analytics-driven solutions proven to help improve financial performance.
buyer parent: Bain Capital
buyer: Navicure
Navicure is a provider of integrated cloud-based medical claims management and patient payment solutions that enable healthcare organizations to increase revenue, accelerate cash flow, and reduce the cost and effort of managing claims, patient billing and payments, and healthcare data analytics. "
target: ZirMed Inc.
ZirMed empowers healthcare organizations to optimize revenue with a dynamic end-to-end platform of cloud-based financial performance management solutions—including Claims Management, Charge Integrity, AR Management, Eligibility and Coverage Detection.
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closed 6/14/2017 via PR Newswire

Encoda, LLC., purchased RCM Division from MedCo Data, LLC

synopsis: Encoda LLC, a leader in healthcare reimbursement automation, has acquired the RCM division of MedCo Data, a provider of IT, RCM, and Web solutions for healthcare professionals. MedCo Data's RCM division includes Proof Module Analysis, a solution for capturing revenue and Revenue Shield System, a solution for the optimization of revenue capture.
buyer: Encoda, LLC.
Encoda is a leader in healthcare reimbursement automation that empowers medical business offices to cost-effectively collect the most money in the shortest time possible. Clients enhance their revenue cycle management process by licensing the patented, cloud-based Encoda BackOffice platform. "
seller: MedCo Data, LLC
MedCo Data offers IT, revenue cycle management, and Web solutions for healthcare professionals and business leaders. MedCo Data's RCM division includes Proof Module Analysis, a solution for capturing revenue and Revenue Shield System, a solution for the optimization of revenue capture.
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closed 1/12/2017 via BusinessWire

Formativ Health, acquired Etransmedia Technology, Inc.

synopsis: Formativ Health, a joint venture of Northwell Health and Pamplona Capital, has acquired Etransmedia, a leading healthcare IT company based in Troy, NY. Etransmedia delivers EHR & PM, Patient Engagement, Healthcare Business Analytics, Care Coordination, Connectivity and Integration solutions, and Revenue Cycle and Clinical Documentation services.
buyer: Formativ Health
Formativ Health is a management services organization that is redefining Practice Management and end-to-end Revenue Cycle through the integration of technology-enabled Patient Access, Revenue Cycle Management, Practice Operations and Advisory Services. "
target: Etransmedia Technology, Inc.
Etransmedia delivers EHR & PM, Patient Engagement, Healthcare Business Analytics, Care Coordination, Connectivity and Integration solutions, and Revenue Cycle Management and Clinical Documentation services to group practices and health systems nationwide, serving 12,000+ providers and 40,000+ users.
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closed 9/21/2016 via Market Wire

TransUnion LLC, acquired RTech Healthcare Revenue Technologies

synopsis: TransUnion, a leading global information solutions provider, has acquired RTech (Healthcare Revenue Technologies, Inc), a technology-driven healthcare services company that offers post-service eligibility solutions designed to maximize reimbursements and reduce uncompensated care costs for hospitals and healthcare systems of all sizes.
buyer: TransUnion LLC (TRU:$2,399.10)
TransUnion helps uncover unique stories, trends and insights behind each data point, using historical information as well as alternative data sources. This allows a variety of markets and businesses to better manage risk and consumers to better manage their credit, personal information and identity."
target: RTech Healthcare Revenue Technologies
RTech uses innovative proprietary technology to help healthcare providers protect revenue and cash. The company uses technology and a systematic, structured process to help healthcare providers uncover hard-to-find, billable revenue and implement long-term improvements that generate future value
price ($mm)
$62
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on offer 8/22/2016 via

Loblaw Companies Limited, offer to acquire QHR Technologies Inc.

synopsis: Loblaw Companies Ltd., Canada’s food and pharmacy leader and the nation’s largest retailer, offered to acquire QHR, an electronic medical records company based in Kelowna, B.C., Canada. QHR supports about 7,700 healthcare providers, representing about 20 per cent of the electronic medical record technology in use across the country.
buyer: Loblaw Companies Limited (TSX:L:$35,452.47)
Loblaw Companies Limited is Canada’s food and pharmacy leader, the nation’s largest retailer, and the majority unit holder of Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust. "
target: QHR Technologies Inc. (QHR:$23.60)
QHR is a Canadian Healthcare Technology Company, bringing innovation to the healthcare system for Providers and their Patients. QHR’s suite of technologies includes two products, Medeo Virtual Care and AccuroEMR, the largest single electronic medical record platform in the country.
price ($mm)
$131
rev ($mm)
$24
EBITDA ($mm)
$2
EV / rev
5.6x
EV / EBITDA
63.2x
announced 6/15/2016 via BNC Analysis

Bain Capital Private Equity, will acquire Navicure

synopsis: Bain Capital Private Equity is acquiring a majority stake in Navicure, which provides cloud-based claims management and patient payment software for physician practices and hospitals. Navicure, based in Duluth, Georgia, offers revenue-cycle management software, and has more than 90,000 health care provider customers in the U.S.
buyer parent: Bain Capital
buyer: Bain Capital Private Equity
Bain Capital Private Equity pioneered the value added investment approach. They partner with their management teams to provide the strategic and analytic resources needed to build and grow great companies. "
target parent: JMI Equity
target: Navicure
Navicure’s cloud-based healthcare claims management and patient payment solutions help healthcare organizations of all sizes increase revenue, accelerate cash flow, and reduce costs associated with managing insurance claims and patient payments.
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closed 6/10/2015 via BNC Analysis

SSI Group, Inc., acquired Provider Advantage

synopsis: SSI Group, Inc., a leading provider of healthcare revenue cycle solutions, has acquired Provider Advantage – a market leading provider of patient access management software. Their Revenue360 software simplifies front-end revenue cycle processes, drives higher point-of-service collections, and more.
buyer: SSI Group, Inc.
SSI Group, Inc. is a forward-thinking innovator that is powering the business of healthcare. The company offers an end-to-end Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) solution featuring front-end eligibility, industry-leading billing and claims management, contract management, audit defense system, and more. "
target: Provider Advantage
Provider Advantage provides products and services for providers to access real-time healthcare data. They develop and support software and electronic data interchange services that allow organizations to manage their revenue cycle, in order to generate operational efficiency and increase cash flow.
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announced 9/30/2014 via BusinessWire

Optum, will acquire MedSynergies Inc.

synopsis: Optum, a leading information and technology-enabled health services business, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire MedSynergies, Inc., which provides physician practice management, revenue management, and other business services to physician groups aligned with large health systems.
buyer parent: UnitedHealth Group
buyer: Optum
Optum is a leading information and technology-enabled health services business dedicated to helping make the health system work better for everyone. Optum delivers intelligent, integrated solutions that help to modernize the health system and improve overall population health. "
target: MedSynergies Inc.
MedSynergies partners with health care organizations and physicians to align their operations by providing revenue cycle management, practice management, consulting services, business process analysis and software integration solutions.
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announced 6/23/2014 via PR Newswire

Emdeon, Inc., will acquire Capario

synopsis: Emdeon Inc. announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Capario, an innovative company providing industry-leading healthcare technology solutions. Capario will extend Emdeon's ability to help healthcare providers get reimbursed quickly, accurately and cost effectively.
buyer parent: Blackstone Group LP
buyer: Emdeon, Inc.
Emdeon is a leading provider of revenue and payment cycle management and clinical information exchange solutions, connecting payers, providers, pharmacies and patients in the U.S. healthcare system. "
target parent: Marlin Equity Partners
target: Capario
Capario provides industry-leading healthcare technology solutions. Through its proprietary, cloud-based application suite and underlying technology platform CaparioOne, Capario's customers comprehensively manage their revenue cycle with a single, integrated solution.
price ($mm)
$115
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closed 6/2/2014 via BusinessWire

Availity, LLC, acquired RevPoint Health Technologies

synopsis: Availity, one of the nation’s leading health information networks, announced it has acquired Nashville, Tennessee-based RevPoint Healthcare Technologies, an innovative provider of revenue cycle tools that increase patient collections at the beginning of the revenue cycle process.
buyer parent: Humana Inc.
buyer: Availity, LLC
Availity delivers revenue cycle and related business solutions for health care professionals who want to build healthy, thriving organizations. Availity has the powerful tools, actionable insights and expansive network reach that medical businesses need to get an edge. "
target: RevPoint Health Technologies
RevPoint Health Technologies’ revenue cycle management solution enables healthcare providers to increase collections, enhance employee performance and improve patient satisfaction. Their revenue cycle tools increase patient collections at the beginning of the revenue cycle process.
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announced 12/9/2013 via BNC Analysis

Logibec Groupe Informatique, Ltd., will purchase Enterprise Management Solutions from QHR Technologies Inc.

synopsis: Logibec Groupe Informatique Ltée, a leading Canadian healthcare IT company, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Enterprise Management Solutions division of QHR Technologies, a leader in quality and technology, providing software and services in three different markets.
buyer parent: OMERS Private Equity
buyer: Logibec Groupe Informatique, Ltd.
Logibec is among the fastest-growing North American companies specializing in the development, marketing, implementation and support of information systems for the health and social services sector. "
seller: QHR Technologies Inc. (QHR:$23.60)
QHR Corporation's Enterprise Management Solution (EMS) is powerful, integrated healthcare management software that provides a complete organizational picture through one solution that combines workforce management and financial management.
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