WALTHAM, Mass., — August 8, 2019 — Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. [NYSE American: CVRS], a leading developer of precision vascular robotics, today announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to be acquired by Siemens Healthineers AG. Under the terms of the merger agreement, Siemens Medical Solutions, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Siemens Healthineers AG, a German stock listed company, will acquire all issued and outstanding shares of common stock of Corindus for $4.28 per share in cash, representing an aggregate purchase price of approximately $1.1 billion.
HITInfrastructure.com covers the event:
Digital Health Technology Needs to Fit into the Clinical Workflow
The biggest question when it come to digital health technology is not getting “new, cool stuff” into the hospital, but how can it fit seamlessly into the existing clinical workflow, observed Jaydeo Kinikar, head of marketing and business development at Philips Connected Care Sensing.
- Omron HeartGuide™, the first wearable blood pressure device, will integrate with physIQ’s pinpointIQ® analytics platform to indicate a potential health risk
- This combined solution is being deployed to help manage recently-discharged, at-risk patients
- The goal is to provide clinicians with physiological insight to proactively address potential clinical deterioration