Kareo, an Irvine, CA-based provider of cloud-based software and services for independent medical practices, acquired DoctorBase, a San Francisco, CA-based practice marketing and patient communications solution.
The amount of the transaction was not disclosed.
The deal complements Kareo’s existing offerings adding a practice marketing and patient communications technology platform for doctors to find new patients, foster their loyalty and manage existing relationships. DoctorBase’s features include reputation management, online booking, appointment reminders, patient recall capabilities and mobile secure messaging.
Led by John Sung Kim, founder and CEO, DoctorBase serves thousands of providers practicing in over 30 medical specialties across 42 states.
The combined Kareo and DoctorBase solution will allow patients to find a doctor, book an appointment online, and receive automated appointment reminders through their preferred communications channel including phone, email or text messages.