iot health

IoT Evolution Health News

IoT Evolution Health Home

GetWellNetwork Acquires HealthLoop

By Ken Briodagh
November 08, 2018

GetWellNetwork announced recently that it has acquired HealthLoop, a digital health company. With over 7.2 million annual patient interactions, HealthLoop’s more than 160 dynamic care plans monitor patients and assess risk in real time, helping providers, hospitals and health systems improve patient engagement, satisfaction and health outcomes. The acquisition expands GetWellNetwork’s reach into nearly 700 health care providers, placing it at the forefront of the changing health care landscape and at the heart of the patient journey.

As health care organizations adapt to the expectations of today’s digital consumer, GetWellNetwork is combining its nearly two decades of experience implementing patient engagement solutions with HealthLoop’s expertise in mobile technologies and digital care management. The move is designed to catalyze aggressive growth in the ambulatory space and signals plans for more long-term strategic investments in cross-continuum tools to connect patients, families and providers.

GetWell Loop will fill the post-discharge follow-up gap and unify the pre- to post-care patient experience by bringing together the key elements of convenience and coordination frequently missing from traditional care delivery.

“Adding HealthLoop to our portfolio advances our strategy to provide the most comprehensive, end-to-end digital patient and family engagement platform,” said Michael O’Neil, founder and CEO, GetWellNetwork. “The changing nature of the how and where care is delivered requires dynamic solutions to meet modern engagement challenges. With HealthLoop as part of the GetWell portfolio, we’re excited to help health care organizations rethink and accelerate their digital strategies.”


The IoT Evolution Expo, and collocated events, IoT Evolution Health, LPWAN Expo, The Smart City Event, and IIoT Conference, will take place Jan. 29 to Feb 1 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Visit IoTEvolutionExpo.com to register now.

Edited by Ken Briodagh

Editorial Director

SHARE THIS ARTICLE
Related Articles

CenTrak Announces Workflow Software for Improved Healthcare Solutions

By: Alex Passett    1/19/2023

End-to-end healthcare solutions provider CenTrak has introduced Workflow, its new software designed to remove manual burdens in clinical settings.

Read More

The Internet of Cannabis: How Sensor-Based Networks and Precision Horticulture are Going Next Level

By: Reece Loftus    12/19/2022

With its Grow as a Service offering, PharmCloud's has created Cannabis Industry 4.0, with IoT sensors placed throughout the growth process to enable m…

Read More

Avoid Poor Indoor Air Quality with Attune's A-rated Sensor

By: Greg Tavarez    12/16/2022

Attune's IAQ sensor is validated to UL 2905, the Environmental Claim Validation Procedure for Indoor Air Quality Sensor from UL Solutions.

Read More

Vitalacy Sends Hand Hygiene Alerts through Sensor

By: Greg Tavarez    9/8/2022

Vitalacy released the Gen4 SmartSensor, designed to capture hand hygiene compliance data and provide real-time reminders to perform hand hygiene durin…

Read More

5G Enabling Healthcare Digital Transformation

By: Greg Tavarez    8/26/2022

The global 5G in healthcare market size is expected to reach $454.7 billion by 2030.

Read More