HGP Releases its July 2019 Semi-Annual Health IT Market Review

HGP Releases its July 2019 Semi-Annual Health IT Market Review

July 11, 2019

Healthcare Growth Partners is pleased to release our Semi-Annual Health IT Market Review.  Our semi-annual report summarizes M&A and private equity activity across health IT, health information services, and digital health. Our semi-annual report summarizes M&A and private equity activity across health IT, health information services, and digital health. This edition of the report includes findings…

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The Rule of 40 in HIT: Should your Company Prioritize Profitability or Growth?

The Rule of 40 in HIT: Should your Company Prioritize Profitability or Growth?

March 19, 2019

Among the venture capital and growth equity community, a common rule of thumb for software companies is the “Rule of 40”. The rule simply states that a healthy software company’s net profitability + revenue growth rate should exceed 40%. This rule provides a guideline to balance the trade-off between revenue growth and profitability, a question many of our clients frequently have. To see…

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HGP 2018 Health IT Private Equity Survey

HGP 2018 Health IT Private Equity Survey

March 05, 2019

HGP surveyed hundreds of private equity funds across all stages and received 105 responses. Responses concentrated toward Growth Equity and Venture Capital investors, who respectively invest in early and earlier stage companies. The distribution of responses across the stages of investing is consistent with the distribution of investment activity across the company lifecycle. The majority of institutionally…

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HGP Releases its January 2019 Semi-Annual Health IT Market Review

HGP Releases its January 2019 Semi-Annual Health IT Market Review

January 16, 2019

Healthcare Growth Partners is pleased to release our Semi-Annual Health IT Market Review.  Our semi-annual report summarizes M&A and private equity activity across health IT, health information services, and digital health. This edition of the report includes findings from HGP’s bi-annual Health IT Private Equity Survey, which encompasses feedback from 105 private equity funds with their sentiment…

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EMR Consolidation – The Haves and the Have-Nots

EMR Consolidation – The Haves and the Have-Nots

October 23, 2018

We recognize we’re going back to the basics of Health IT with a research note on EMR transactions, but it’s hard to ignore the flurry of activity in this sector.  The number of high profile deals – AdvancedMD (Global Payments), Athenahealth (pending), PointClickCare (Dragoneer Investments), Office Practicum (Pamlico), Kinnser (Mediware), Net Health Systems (Carlyle & Level Equity), and Practice…

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Tracking the Trendline Across RCM Transactions

Tracking the Trendline Across RCM Transactions

August 30, 2018

Despite promised returns from massive investments in EMR and population health management technologies, care delivery organizations continue to face financial pressure and razor thin margins.  Patient financial responsibility as a share of overall revenue continues to rise, putting pressure on not only collecting this growing revenue stream, but doing so in a way that does not compromise the patient…

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Healthcare Cybersecurity: A review of the industry

Healthcare Cybersecurity: A review of the industry

August 09, 2018

Every day, journalists covering healthcare information technology publish articles about the latest cyberattack or how woefully unprepared our IT infrastructure is for today’s advanced hacking techniques.  These articles do their best to emphasize that due to the comprehensive nature of patient records, a healthcare data breach compromises not only patient privacy, but also patient safety and even…

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HGP Releases its July 2018 Semi-Annual Health IT Market Review

HGP Releases its July 2018 Semi-Annual Health IT Market Review

July 12, 2018

Healthcare Growth Partners is pleased to release the July 2018 edition of our Semi-Annual Health IT Market Review.  The semi-annual report summarizes M&A and capital raising activity across health IT, health information services, and digital health.  This edition of the report includes a discussion and analysis of the state of progress along the Market Evolution introduced in our July 2014 report,…

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