ACCUMEN PURCHASES MyBloodHealth®
BRINGING VIRTUAL PRE-OPERATIVE ANEMIA MANGAMENT SOLUTIONS SCALED FOR HOSPITALS OF ANY SIZE TO ACCUMEN CLIENTS
PHOENIX, AZ – August 19, 2019 – Accumen Inc. (Accumen) has acquired Patient Readiness Institutes offering: MyBloodHealth®. Patient Readiness Institute, based in Minnesota, created MyBloodHealth®, the only virtual pre-operative anemia management solution ready to scale.
“We are very excited to share the expertise and technology developed by Patient Readiness Institute with our Accumen clients. Over the last few years we’ve seen an emerging focus on blood management and the MyBloodHealth® technology will now allow our clients of various sizes to bring a data driven pre-operative anemia approach to their patients,” said Jeff Osborne, CEO of Accumen. “Accumen’s portfolio continues to grow in response to the needs and interest of our valued customers.”
Jason Carney, previously Chief Operating Officer at Patient Readiness Institute and integral in the development of MyBloodHealth® will join the Accumen team and lead the Accumen Anemia Management service offering. Jason brings over 15 years of clinical experience in blood management to Accumen and will remain located in Sarasota, Florida in this new role.
Dr. Katherine Frey is a patient safety and blood management pioneer. Dr. Frey will join the Accumen team as a clinical advisor, collaborating to evolve and support the Company’s comprehensive AMSC program. Board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and Transfusion Medicine, Dr. Frey is a practicing pathologist and past Director of Transfusion Medicine. As a nationally recognized expert on patient blood management, Dr. Frey is a frequent speaker on this medical discipline and how it relates to improving patient outcomes and reducing healthcare costs.
Completion of the Anemia Management service offering marks another successful acquisition completed by Accumen that will enhance its clinical performance capabilities, technology assets and industry-leading talent. This follows the acquisition of Halfpenny Technologies, bringing much needed interoperability and clinical data exchange capabilities to Accumen clients, just 60 days ago.
About Accumen Inc.
Accumen Inc. is a leading healthcare performance partner providing end-to-end strategy and services to drive value and long-term sustainability for the clinical lab, outreach services, patient blood management, and imaging services. Accumen offers health system partners consulting, execution, utilization, and outreach solutions using a proven blueprint, innovative approach, and insight-driven proprietary technology. Accumen partners with hospitals and health systems to set new standards of performance for healthcare delivery in speed, higher quality, increased patient safety, and a better patient experience that is sustainable.
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Kimberly MacDowell, Vice President of Clinical Operations, Innovation & Development, Accumen
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