This side of the business has certainly grown as I remember the early days and there’s still a lot of this that goes on to get paper information scanned and connected to an EMR to reference. As a matter of fact many offices did this to to have not go back and pull out older paper charts, a great idea and system. Now we are at the Enterprise level with bringing in imaging to connect which again makes sense. It’s all about the indexing and connecting the relative patient data. BD
Lexmark International, Inc. has announced the acquisition of Acuo Technologies, LLC, a leader in high performance software and services for clinical content management, data migration and vendor neutral archives (VNA), for a cash purchase price of approximately $45 million. Acuo Technologies will become a part of Perceptive Software, a Lexmark company.
Acuo Technologies, when combined with Lexmark’s Perceptive Software healthcare software solutions, will enable customers to deploy a single, enterprise-wide access platform for clinical content via any electronic medical record (EMR) system.
Acuo Technologies’ offerings include a single integration point for all medical imaging assets, lowering costs and risks through the Universal Clinical Platform’s ability to work with different systems – enabling flexibility and efficiency across users and departments.