Healthcare IT

What is Private Equity?– Episode 4 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

Health IT Sector Showing High Potential for Accelerated Growth – The health information technology sector is poised to become the next big thing for investors in the health-care industry. The physician practices sector experienced the second-highest growth in July, with an emphasis on certain medical practice areas.

INSIGHT: Strong Health-Care Deal Activity Seen in 2018’s First Half– The first half of 2018 saw a strong wave of M&A and deal making activity across nearly all sectors of the U.S. healthcare industry. The second half of 2018 likely will be just as robust.

What Types of Transactions Could be Right for my Healthcare Services Business?– Episode 3 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

Why Is Healthcare Consolidating?– Episode 1 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

Q2-2018 Healthcare IT Update-With the growing transition towards value-based care and need for IT infrastructure across the industry, consolidators and investors are continuing to target Healthcare Information Technology (HCIT) companies, through mergers and acquisitions, as they seek more effective approaches to patient engagement solutions.

Long-Term Care Deals Outpace Other Health-Care Sectors in May– Over 90 deals across many sectors of the health-care industry made May another strong month for transactions in this hot industry sector.

Q1-2018 Healthcare IT Update– Healthcare IT remained one of the most active sectors in healthcare from an M&A standpoint, as investors and strategic consolidators sought partnerships across a number of different service lines.

Q4-2017 Healthcare IT Update– Deal flow in the healthcare IT sector finished the year strong as strategic acquirers and private equity investors turned their attention to specialty-specific software solutions.

Q3-2017 Healthcare IT Update– Strong deal flow in the healthcare IT sector persisted in the third quarter as strategic acquirers and private equity groups sought out providers of data analytics and EHR systems.

Intelemage, a global pioneer in medical image sharing and workflow management, has been acquired by Medidata. Medidata plans to integrate Intelemage’s technology into the Medidata Clinical Cloud®, its industry-leading SaaS platform. This will offer customers an end-to-end solution to capture, manage, and analyze medical imaging data.

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  • “Provident listened to our story, confirmed that our business was valuable and made us feel like this was the only transaction important to them.”

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