Mergers, Partnerships & acquisitions

Fitbit just acquired a cloud-based health care company that you probably havent heard of

Fitbit announced today that it has acquired a small, Boston-based software startup called Twine Health for an undisclosed amount.Twine Health probably isnt a name that will resonate with a lot of people who dont follow digital health closely, but its a collaborative software platform aimed at workplace wellness providers. It tracks chronic diseases and connects

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8 Digital Health Mergers That Help Prepare for 2018

Pharmaceutical, health insurance, medical and digital technology companies took brave steps in 2017 to strengthen their digital health market position with more or less success. Yet, last years business moves also suggest important trends: producing drugs alone without added digital services is not enough anymore for pharma; medical websites are becoming huge media outlets; and

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Why healthcare mergers, acquisitions can uncover new cybersecurity risks

The mergers and acquisitions marketplace has been surging in recent years, with global activity reaching some of the highest volumes in history. By many accounts, the trend is poised to continue in healthcare. Although there are a number of issues that healthcare provider organizations must be aware of when evaluating the efficacy of a merger

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Atos acquires 3 key healthcare consulting companies in the US

Atos acquires Pursuit Healthcare Advisors, Conduents Healthcare Provider Consulting business and Conduents Breakaway Group business These companies bring recognized industry expertise within healthcare consulting to enable Atos to expand its presence in the fast-growing US digital health IT market Paris (France), Irving, TX (USA), October 4, 2017 Atos, a global leader in digital

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Partnership hopes to help organizations better gauge 3rd party cyber risks

CyberGRX and BitSight merge their tools as this type of risk is a top cybersecurity concern for healthcare organizations.Accounting for the risk third-party systems and services bring into a healthcare organization is a top challenge for hospitals and health systems trying to bolster their cybersecurity posture.As healthcare digital ecosystems continue to expand, the number of

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