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Healthcare IT – Quarterly M&A Update: Q1 2021

Healthcare IT

April 19, 2021 – Solganick & Co. has published its latest Healthcare IT M&A Update for Q1 2021.

The following summarizes the report:

Q1 2021 was a record-setting quarter for Healthcare IT M&A

  • 130 transactions took place in the first quarter of 2021
  • Investor confidence and excitement that took root in the second
    half of last year continued to grow, reflected in public and private
    market activity


Notable Healthcare IT M&A transactions (outlined in detail in the report)

  • Modernizing Medicine’s acquisition of orthopedic EMR Excribe
  • Net Health’s acquisition of PointRight and Casamba
  • Zyter’s acquisition of Casenet


IPO, SPAC, and financing activity continues to reach new heights

  • $6.7 billion in digital health funding during Q1, significantly
    exceeding any prior period


Trends to watch in 2021

  • Evolving adoption of telemedicine and remote care capabilities,
    with a maturing and consolidation of platforms (but with a more
    meaningful return to traditional care settings)
  • Continued focus on behavioral health and primary care
  • Increasing push for commercial acceptance of solutions to bridge
    historical silos of clinical capabilities, operational expertise and
    information management to improve cost, quality and access


You can download the complete report here: Solganick & Co. – Healthcare IT Q1 2021


Solganick & Co. is a data-driven investment bank and M&A advisory firm with expertise in software and tech-enabled services industry sectors. The firm’s Healthcare IT M&A team represents buyers and sellers of fast-growing and established companies including evaluating strategic and financial alternatives for its clients. For more information, please contact us.