Digital Reasoning, a Nashville, Tennessee-based cognitive computing technology company, acquired Shareable, a Nashville-based health care technology provider which offers a mobile clinical documentation platform.
The amount of the deal was not disclosed.
As part of the acquisition, Hal Andrews, the CEO of Shareable, will now serve as president of Digital Reasoning’s health care business reporting to Tim Estes, CEO.
The combination of Shareable’s technology that automates clinical data collection at the point of care with Digital Reasoning’s cognitive analytics capabilities now becomes the foundation of new innovative health care solutions that aim to boost the productivity of health professionals and the quality of care they provide by reducing the number of manual knowledge-intensive tasks, while providing a more comprehensive view of patients by aggregating patient data across healthcare information systems.
The following areas of Shareable’s intellectual property and expertise in the area of mobile clinical data capture will be fully integrated with Digital Reasoning’s product offering:
– Mobile Applications including native iOS applications that deliver and capture clinical information on a range of computing devices, bundled with 3rd party mobile health solutions or as standalone applications;
– Cloud-based middleware platform, which enables the design of electronic forms across a variety of formats, making it possible to transform paper-based workflows into digital data streams; and
– Clinical Systems Integration with various Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems and clinical data warehouses, allowing for secure data exchange between on premise and cloud-based systems.