News | July 2, 2018

Netsmart Finalizes Acquisition Of Change Healthcare Home Care And Hospice Solutions

OVERLAND PARK, KAN.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

Today, Netsmart announced it has finalized its acquisition of the home care and hospice solutions of Change Healthcare, formerly known as McKesson Homecare and McKesson Hospice. This transaction further establishes Netsmart as the largest healthcare IT partner for post-acute and behavioral health providers.

“The completion of this acquisition coupled with our recent announcement of myUnity™, our cloud-based electronic health record (EHR) platform designed exclusively for care at home and senior living providers, solidifies Netsmart as the clear leader in the post-acute space,” said Netsmart CEO Mike Valentine. “Netsmart will immediately begin to integrate the Change Healthcare Homecare Advisor™ and Hospice Advisor™ solutions into our CareFabric® suite of solutions. This will allow current Change Healthcare home care and hospice clients to leverage our health information exchange (HIE), analytics, referral management and mobility solutions to connect with their health system partners to better coordinate care for the patients they serve.”

About Netsmart

Netsmart designs, builds and delivers electronic health records (EHRs), solutions and services that are powerful, intuitive and easy-to-use. Our platform provides accurate, up-to-date information that is easily accessible to care team members in behavioral health, care at home, senior living and social services. We make the complex simple and personalized so our clients can concentrate on what they do best: provide services and treatment that support whole-person care.

By leveraging the powerful Netsmart network, care providers can seamlessly and securely integrate information across communities, collaborate on the most effective treatments and improve outcomes for those in their care. Our streamlined systems and personalized workflows put relevant information at the fingertips of users when and where they need it.

For 50 years, Netsmart has been committed to providing a common platform to integrate care. SIMPLE. PERSONAL. POWERFUL.

Our more than 1,700 associates work hand-in-hand with our 600,000+ users in more than 25,000 organizations across the U.S. to develop and deploy technology that automates and coordinates everything from clinical to financial to administrative.

Learn more about how Netsmart is changing the face of healthcare today. Visit www.ntst.com, call 1-800-472-5509, follow us on our CareThreads Blog, LinkedIn and Twitter, like us on Facebook or visit us on YouTube.

Netsmart is pleased to support the EveryDayMatters® Foundation, which was established for behavioral health, care at home, senior living and social services organizations to learn from each other and share their causes and stories.


Copyright Business Wire 2018