Agfa HealthCare has announced its investment in MphRx, taking a 27 per cent equity stake for an undisclosed amount, as part of their strategic move into the integrated care market. The company is leveraging MphRxs platform to create a patient centric offering for integrated care. As part of its strategic alliance with MphRx, Agfa HealthCare will be introducing the platform on a global level.
The combined technologies, expertise and people of both companies create a unique and leading Integrated Care portfolio, states James Jay, Global Vice President, Agfa HealthCare.
“We are excited to partner with Agfa HealthCare, a leading global conglomerate in the Healthcare IT industry. We are currently deployed across numerous large health systems worldwide, with millions of patient records being aggregated in our platform and expect those numbers to grow significantly with this alliance.” said Mahesh Uberoi, President and CEO, MphRx.
As a first step both companies have created a patient centric and agile portal for integrated care that can be used by care providers ranging from single facilities to large regional deployments.
MphRx is a Healthcare IT startup that provides true interoperability to healthcare data, helping patients and providers collaborate during the delivery of care. The company has been one of the first technology companies to adopt the new healthcare standard FHIR and has been creating innovative and impactful cloud-based offerings for the healthcare industry.