CPSI, a leading provider of health IT solutions and services for community hospitals and post-acute care facilities, has announced to purchase Rockville, MD-based comprehensive patient engagement platform, Get real Health, for USD11 million. With this acquisition, CPSI will capable of advancing their ability to care for patients outside the bars of a community healthcare facility. The acquisition of Get Real Health further allows CPSI to fortify its position in community healthcare by providing Get Real Health’s comprehensive patient engagement and empowerment solutions.
As part of the announcement, CPSI acute and ambulatory customers will be able to utilize InstantPHR and CHBase to engage their patients in a much deeper way than traditional patient portals. The company’s Ellie app will enable its customers to advance their patients’ health outcomes while fortifying their own bottom lines. Through this agreement, Get Real Health also brings a decade’s worth of international business experience and connections, opening potential new marketplaces for CPSI’s existing offerings. On the contrary, CPSI’s greater resources and capabilities will help Get Real Health scale to serve existing and new customers and markets.
On this collaboration, President and Chief Executive Officer of CPSI, Boyd Douglas stated that the demographics and population make-up of the communities we serve support the growing demand for strategies and tools to address the on-going management of chronic care conditions, which are prevalent in these areas. Douglas further noted that helping our customers secure the future of community healthcare is what we focus on each and every day. By acquiring Get Real Health, we can continue this effort as providers evolve to a value-based care delivery model.