The deal would enable healthcare professionals to deliver better services with enhanced patient engagement.
J2 Interactive, an award-winning healthcare IT consulting firm has acquired Boston-based Saxa Solutions. The acquisition is closed on December 1, 2018, and Saxa will continue to operate as ‘Saxa Solutions, a J2 company’ for a brief time before merging its brand fully with J2’s.
Lou LaRocca, Co-founder and CEO of J2 Interactive, stated, “Our customers are always looking for ways to make clinical data available to providers at every point along the continuum of care, and to stay engaged with their patients even when the outpatient visit or hospital stay is complete.” He added, “What excites me about the Saxa team is their proven ability to build solutions that deliver on this promise in a way that fits seamlessly into existing care delivery workflows.”
Founded in 2001, J2 is well known for its immense contributions in healthcare interoperability and health information exchange. Moreover, by being a Salesforce silver consulting partner, J2 looks ahead to support healthcare entities leverage the power of Health Cloud, Service Cloud, and Marketing Cloud to increase patient engagement and drive better health outcomes across large populations.
The acquisition of Saxa Solutions, with its impressive track record of Health Cloud implementations in the HLS space, confirms J2’s commitment to growing its investment in Salesforce. As a result, J2’s customers may experience an expanding range of product and services with various additional benefits such as rapid time-to-value, complete flexibility with regard to the data model and user experience, and all the benefits of cloud-based deployment.
Together to innovate
Bill Symans, President at Saxa Solutions, stated, “We’re thrilled to be joining J2 at a time when providers, payers, and other healthcare organizations are pushing to innovate like never before. Our respective teams and technologies are ideal complements to one another.”
The acquisition to offer excellent offerings
Combined J2 and Saxa would be able to provide various Salesforce Health Cloud solutions such as Post-acute care management, in-app video counseling, physician referral management, and field resource dispatch.
About J2 Interactive
J2 Interactive is a healthcare IT services firm with high expertise in application development, interoperability, and analytics, which drives innovations in health information exchange, master data management, and population health.
About Saxa Solutions
Saxa Solutions offers transformative technology solutions to healthcare providers and life sciences companies on the Salesforce platform. Combined with the industry-leading CRM solution, Saxa enables providers to narrow the healthcare gap by more effectively engaging with their patients, members, employees, and partners.