Constellation Software acquires MEDHOST
January 3, 2024
TORONTO – Constellation Software Inc. announced that its subsidiary, N. Harris Computer Corporation (Harris), has acquired MEDHOST, Inc., a provider of electronic health record (EHR) solutions. This acquisition aligns with Harris’ long-term commitment to the healthcare sector.
With over 200 businesses operating in diverse industries, Harris has a proven track record of successfully integrating and growing acquired companies. By adding MEDHOST to its portfolio, Harris expands its reach and strengthens its position as a leading provider of software solutions for the healthcare industry.
“MEDHOST is a highly respected company with a strong commitment to providing innovative solutions for ambulatory care providers. We are confident that this acquisition will benefit both companies and, ultimately, the patients we serve,” said Jerry Canada (pictured), group president, Healthcare at N. Harris Computer Corporation.
MEDHOST, headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee, boasts a robust suite of EHR solutions designed specifically for the needs of ambulatory care providers. Its offerings include:
- Physician practice management: Streamlining scheduling, billing, and other administrative tasks.
- Clinical documentation and reporting: Simplifying medical record keeping and data analysis.
- Patient engagement tools: Empowering patients with secure online access to their health information.
Harris, known for its expertise in acquiring and building software companies, will operate MEDHOST as a stand-alone business while leveraging its resources and best practices to drive further growth.This acquisition presents several strategic benefits:
- Market Expansion: Harris gains a significant foothold in the ambulatory care EHR market, complementing its existing healthcare offerings.
- Enhanced Capabilities: MEDHOST’s solutions and expertise strengthen Harris’ ability to serve healthcare providers effectively.
- Shared Resources: Both companies can benefit from Harris’ proven acquisition and integration strategies, as well as its global reach and financial resources.