TORONTO, Jan. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VitalHub Corp. (the “Company” or “VitalHub”) (TSX: VHI) is pleased to announce a significant licensing transaction of subsidiary Intouch with Health’s (“Intouch”) patient flow platform to Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust (the “Trust” or “Royal Berkshire”). In November 2021, Royal Berkshire secured central funding to support the Trust’s digital transformation and digitization of health and care systems. The transaction is principally focused on Royal Berkshire Hospital and allows the licensed solutions to be used at all 6 Trust sites. This deal comes as a result of the Trust having identified a need for a platform which would enable a longer term objective to digitally transform outpatient coordination.
VitalHub successfully demonstrated proficiency in the technologies required to support the need for a multi-faceted patient journey solution. The Trust purchased the following Intouch modules from VitalHub; Flow Manager, Self-Check-In, Mobile Appointment Manager, Patient Calling, Wait Time Manager, Activity Manager, and HL7 Integration with Cerner, thus meeting the Trust’s criteria to work with a technology provider capable of offering digital solutions across the whole of outpatients and not just a point solution.
This partnership is a result of collaboration between VitalHub subsidiary organizations. Royal Berkshire uses VitalHub’s SHREWD whole-system visibility platform to support their regional reporting as a member of the NHS England and NHS Improvement South East region, one of seven regional teams in England that ensure that the population of the South East have access to high quality health and care services.
“This is evidence that our acquisition strategy which focuses on synergistic solutions is working to improve health outcomes, system-wide, for our customers. The Royal Berkshire’s investment in improving the outpatient experience and the success of our business in 2021 underlines that there is a significant opportunity to grow our leadership position in the outpatient flow optimization category. The Intouch platform continues to be the leading patient flow system in the UK market,” said Dan Matlow, CEO of VitalHub Corporation.
ABOUT ROYAL BERKSHIRE NHS FOUNDATION TRUST: The Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest general hospital foundation trusts in the UK and the main provider of acute and specialist care services for west Berkshire. With 6 sites; Royal Berkshire Hospital Bracknell Healthspace, Dingley Child Development Centre, Prince Charles Eye Unit, Townlands Memorial Hospital, West Berkshire Community Hospital and Windsor Dialysis Unit, the Trust employs approximately 5,500 staff and serves a population of approximately 1,000,000 people.
ABOUT VITALHUB: Software for Health and Human Services providers designed to simplify the user experience & optimize outcomes.
VitalHub provides technology to Health and Human Services providers including; Hospitals, Regional Health Authorities, Mental Health, Long Term Care, Home Health, Community and Social Services. VitalHub solutions span the categories of Electronic Health Record (EHR), Case Management, Care Coordination, Patient Flow & Operational Visibility, and DOCit Mobile Apps.
The Company has a robust two-pronged growth strategy, targeting organic growth opportunities within its product suite, and pursuing an aggressive M&A plan. Currently, VitalHub serves 400 clients across Canada, USA, UK, Australia, Qatar, and Latvia. VitalHub is based in Toronto, Canada, with an offshore development hub in Sri Lanka. The Company is publicly traded on the TSX under the symbol “VHI”.
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