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Elsevier, ExitCare collaboration to help with meaningful use

March 23, 2012, 8:35 am by Healthcare IT News

Elsevier, which specializes in clinical decision support technology, has expanded its partnership with ExitCare, a Lake Elmo, Minn.-based developer of enterprise-wide patient education tools. Election Feature Content:  No sticky read more


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Healthcare IT News : January 6, 2016, 12:10 pm
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ECRI's top technology advances for 2016
Healthcare IT News : January 6, 2016, 12:10 pm
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NantHealth buys NaviNet, adds payer-provider portal to technology suite
Healthcare IT News : January 6, 2016, 8:17 am
NantHealth on Tuesday announced plans to acquire Boston-based NaviNet, wrapping up what it called a 10-year plan for the tech firm, CEO Patrick Soon-Shiong, MD, said. Under terms of the deal, NantWorks, a holding company, and its majority-owned subsidiary NantHealth, are buying NaviNet for an undisclosed sum. The deal gives NantHealth entry into the payer market and strengthens its personalized medicine goals. NaviNet is known for its payer-provider collaboration technology. NantVentures, the private equity arm of NantWorks participated in the financing. Mergers & Acquisitions read more

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Healthcare IT News : January 6, 2016, 7:51 am
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Epic buys Mayo Clinic data center in $46 million sale-leaseback, report says
Healthcare IT News : January 6, 2016, 7:36 am
Epic will buy the Mayo Clinic's data center for $46 million in a sale-leaseback deal for the 62,000-square-foot facility. That means the EHR giant will lease it back to Mayo for four years, with an option to continue doing so in perpetuity, as first reported by Finance and Commerce. Electronic Health Records read more