Global Consulting Firm Star Acquires Pro4People, Creating Powerhouse in MedTech Development and Regulatory Consulting

Star, a global technology company connecting end-to-end strategy, design and engineering services, announced its acquisition of Pro4People, a leading software consultancy based in Wroclaw, Poland, specializing in regulated MedTech and Digital Healthcare. With this acquisition, Star has deepened its MedTech capabilities, expanding its already extensive offering.

Health Management Associates Acquires The Moran Company

Jay Rosen, founder and president of Health Management Associates (HMA), announced the firm’s acquisition of The Moran Company, a Washington, D.C.-based healthcare research and consulting firm. The Moran Company (TMC) has extensive expertise in the design, implementation, and evaluation of all types of payment systems in the public and private sectors. With a comprehensive knowledge of Medicare payment systems, related coding systems, and data analysis, TMC is widely recognized as an expert in modeling complex Medicare reimbursement systems.

Huntsworth’s MEDiSTRAVA Acquires Medical Analytics Firm MedEvoke

Huntsworth, the international healthcare and communications group announced Wednesday the acquisition of US based medical analytics consultancy MedEvoke. MedEvoke, will retain its name and operate under the MEDiSTRAVA umbrella making it the largest global consultancy for medical analytics and application of artificial intelligence (AI) for pharma and biotech clients.

United States Pharmacopeia Acquires Pharmatech Associates, Inc.

United States Pharmacopeia (USP), an independent, scientific nonprofit organization, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Pharmatech Associates, Inc. By adding Pharmatech Associates expertise, USP further advances its more than 200-year mission to help ensure access to quality medicines by extending services that assist manufacturers to meet global quality standards across the drug and product lifecycle.

Two Labs, an Envision Pharma Group Company Acquires Riparian

Two Labs, an industry-leading pharma services company and part of Envision Pharma Group, today announced that it has acquired Riparian, a pharma consulting and SaaS company that helps manufacturers navigate pricing regulations, reporting, strategies, and program operations. The acquisition expands Two Labs’ suite of pharma services, allowing the company to provide greater insights around the financials associated with launching and managing a drug, better positioning manufacturers for long-term success.

Health Management Associates Acquires Edrington Health Consulting

Jay Rosen, founder and president of Health Management Associates (HMA), announced Thursday the firm’s acquisition of Edrington Health Consulting (EHC), an Arizona-based firm that specializes in providing actuarial and financial analyses to health plans, providers, and government agencies. Founded in 2014, EHC provides an array of data and analytic support services related to Medicaid and Medicare.

Netsmart Acquires SimpleLTC and Selman-Holman

Netsmart announced Wednesday it has acquired Texas-based data analytics company SimpleLTC from Briggs Healthcare. The SimpleLTC solutions will expand the Netsmart CareFabric® platform in the areas of predictive analytics, regulatory compliance, reimbursement optimization and quality measurement while increasing the efficiency of submission of required data to health plans, Medicaid and Medicare. Netsmart also announced Wednesday the acquisition of Selman-Holman, a well-known professional services and consulting firm.

SSI Strategy Announces Acquisition of Long-Term Partner Fiore Healthcare Advisors

SSI Strategy, LLC (“SSI” or the “Company”), a leading Life Sciences consultancy, announced today that they have acquired Fiore Healthcare Advisors, LLC (FHA), a leading Pharmacovigilance consultancy and long-time SSI collaborative partner. This news comes on the heels of SSI’s December 2020 growth investment from Amulet Capital Partners, LP (“Amulet”), a middle-market private equity firm focused exclusively on the Healthcare sector.

ZS Acquires Digital Health Specialist Medullan to Help Accelerate Innovation for Life Sciences

Global professional services firm ZS today announced it is acquiring Medullan, a leader in digital health and digital medicine strategies and solutions. The acquisition paves the way for offerings that will help drive the success and scale of digital health solutions for better patient outcomes. It will achieve this by combining ZS’s existing consulting, technology and analytical services in life sciences with Medullan’s innovative digital health solutions, as well as its pioneering virtual care and decentralized trial platform, VARA™.

CBIZ Acquires Government Health Care Consultant Optumas

CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE: CBZ) (“the Company”), a leading provider of financial, insurance and advisory services, announced the acquisition of Schramm Health Partners, LLC dba Optumas (“Optumas”) of Scottsdale, Arizona, effective June 1, 2021. Founded in 2006, Optumas specializes in providing actuarial services to state government health care agencies to assist in the administration of Medicaid programs. Optumas has 33 employees and approximately $10.9 million in annual revenue.