Acquisition to augment Lightbeam Health’s end-to-end population health management solution
Irving Texas, April 6, 2016 – Lightbeam Health Solutions, Inc., a leader in end-to-end population health management solutions, announced today the acquisition of Browsersoft, Inc.
Based in Shawnee Mission, KS, Browsersoft is a privately held health information exchange (HIE) solution provider for hospitals, health systems, states, communities and other stakeholders within the US and various global markets. Browersoft’s OpenHRE™ solution enables healthcare communities to exchange data from disparate systems enabling providers to have the most comprehensive, up-to-date patient information resulting in better coordinated care, improved quality and reduced costs. The platform has been deployed in over sixty (60) communities within the US and in various global markets and Browsersoft has successfully demonstrated their capabilities in multiple IHE Connectathons both in the US and Europe.
“Lightbeam is committed to our leadership position in the population health technology space. Maintaining the lead in interoperability and data aggregation solutions is therefore a strategic imperative. It all starts with the data.” said Jerry Shultz, president of Lightbeam. “In addition to our extensive data acquisition assets, OpenHRE™ will enable the two-way exchange of clinical data and will allow providers to have the most current health information for each patient. The result of all this will be improved care coordination and a lower cost of care.”
Don Grodecki, Browsersoft CEO, added: “We believe our health information exchange products will enhance Lightbeam Health’s population health management product suite. We look forward to working with the Lightbeam team and their customers, as well as our existing customers, to provide an industry leading solution that will enable providers to more readily exchange clinical data for the patient populations under their care.”