Nightingale acquires OpenX Technologies
MARKHAM, Ont. – Nightingale Informatix, a leading
provider of ASP-based solutions to Canadian physicians, has acquired
OpenX Technologies, an innovative technology company that provides
computer telephony services to the healthcare community.
OpenX TeleAttendant allows busy healthcare facilities to manage
telephone traffic by automating and streamlining communication with
patients and other stakeholders. The results are tangible financial and
operational benefits to its clients.
“The OpenX TeleAttendant, once integrated with Nightingale’s practice
management solutions, will allow us to offer our clients tangible cost
savings. This will further enhance communication efficiencies and
patient traffic in any healthcare facility,” said Sam Chebib,
Nightingale’s CEO. (Pictured at left.)
“Our objective is to make it easy for health care providers to outsource
all of their IT requirements, patient management, claims processing,
phone and data communications to Nightingale. Our new initiatives for
the bundling of our solutions, with Voice over IP and other connectivity
solutions will be accelerated with this acquisition”.
The unique proprietary technology of OpenX will be available, in Canada,
exclusively as an integrated product with Nightingale’s eHealth
solutions. It will be offered commercially by May of this year, the
“This transaction allows OpenX immediate access to Nightingale clients
across the country,” said Vlad Allen, president of OpenX. “Being part of
a leading healthcare IT organization gives OpenX the opportunity to
showcase the efficiencies of our proprietary technology on a much wider
scale. We will continue to offer our technologies to industries such as
the automotive, hospitality and other “appointment centric” businesses.
At the same time we can focus on the healthcare sector through
Nightingale products, where most of the opportunity exists.”
OpenX will operate as wholly owned subsidiary of Nightingale and will
market its products in Canada exclusively as part of Nightingale’s
bundled suite. They will also provide solutions to channel partners on
an OEM basis for the healthcare, CRM and automotive industries in the
United States and other international markets.
Nightingale Informatix Corp. enables physicians and healthcare clinics
to manage patient flow, claims processing, clinical documentation and
communication between doctors and patients by using its proprietary
Headquartered in Markham, Ontario, Nightingale has offices in
Fredericton, Vancouver and Calgary.
Founded in 1998, OpenX Technologies is a leading provider of integrated
enterprise software solutions for mid-market companies around the world.
OpenX delivers end-to-end, industry-specific solutions that enable
companies to immediately improve business operations and build a
competitive advantage in today’s Internet economy.