Purchase Signals Focus on Expanding EHR Functionality and Company Growth
Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc. today announced that it has acquired imaging technology and certain other assets from VisualMED, a leading imaging conversion and communications firm serving the healthcare marketplace. The acquired technology forms a key component of Greenway’s recently announced PrimeIMAGETM solution for the Greenway® PrimeSUITE® 2011 electronic health record (EHR) solution.
PrimeIMAGE is an integrated picture archiving and communications system (PACS) that provides unique image management capabilities for physician practices by enabling customers of PrimeSUITE to combine digital imagery and data capture for integration into PrimeSUITE patient charts. Terms of the transaction were not announced.
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“We are excited to announce this technology acquisition, as it gives our customers a low-cost way to manage the multitude of images and reports they encounter on a daily basis,” said Tee Green, Greenway president and CEO. “While we continue to pride ourselves on having built our award- winning PrimeSUITE EHR solution from the ground up, this acquisition sends a clear message that we intend to acquire industry-leading technology where strategically advantageous,” Green said.
Greg Fulton, Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc.
Michael Ares, Fleishman-Hillard Inc.
Greenway Medical Technologies provides innovative EHR, ambulatory healthcare and clinical research business solutions and services to more than 33,000 healthcare providers nationwide, in 30 specialties and subspecialties, by enhancing the delivery of patient care through advanced health IT software and on-demand services that allow physician practices to function at their highest level of efficiency in group practice, IDN, REC, HIE, IPA, Accountable Care Organization (ACO) and Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) settings. Established in 1998, Carrollton, Ga.-based Greenway has more than 500 employees.