SCI Solutions, a provider of referral management and patient scheduling platform, acquired Clarity Health, a software-as-a-service solution provider that delivers insurance authorization and referral management services to health systems and independent providers.
The amount of the deal was not disclosed. In parallel with the acquisition, SCI completed a financing to support its growth strategy from Columbia Pacific Advisors and ORIX Ventures and current investors The Wicks Group and New Enterprise Associates.
The combined company, which will be based in Seattle, aims to create a large referral management and care coordination software firm in the industry, serving more than 10,000 physician practices and 700 hospitals, health systems and imaging centers in 275 geographic markets across the United States.
Led by Bill Bunker, CEO, Clarity Health offers a referral and insurance authorization service for healthcare providers to improve patient referral success rates. It combines a proprietary analytics platform that enables adherence to health plan payment and utilization guidelines with a service organization to deliver insurance authorizations.
The company’s services are used by more than 100 health systems, Accountable Care Organizations, imaging centers and physician practices nationwide.
Led by Joel French, CEO, SCI Solutions operates a cloud-based service for a network of hospitals and independent providers including diagnostic imaging centers, physician groups and post-acute organizations to coordinate patient care transitions, schedule patients, automate referrals and manage orders.