PITTSBURGH, (Feb. 9, 2016)—Huron Consulting Group Inc., a leading provider of business consulting services, recently announced that it has acquired MyRounding, a firm specializing in digital health solutions to improve patient care.
The Braff Group served as the exclusive mergers and acquisitions advisor to MyRounding.
MyRounding is an application designed to standardize, automate and track rounding activity, allowing nurses and staff to improve the care and experience of patients in real time. MyRounding is based in Denver, Colorado. More than 25 employees will join Huron, with Tony Gorski and David Marshall joining as managing directors.
"The combined firms are better positioned to support the growing needs of our hospital and health system clients as they seek to improve the patient experience," said Gordon Mountford, executive vice president, Huron Healthcare. "The addition of MyRounding creates a platform for our clients focused on helping them improve patient safety, patient satisfaction, and clinical quality."
"With Huron's deep consulting expertise, we will be better able to serve our clients as they look to us to analyze data, identify problems, and provide solutions to improve patient care. I look forward to joining the Huron team and supporting the evolving needs of the health care industry," said Tony Gorski, chief executive officer, MyRounding.
"As we move towards more data driven, evidence-based health care, reimbursement is increasingly becoming a function of measurable patient outcomes and satisfaction," commented Pat Clifford, The Braff Group managing director that headed up the deal team representing MyRounding. "Not surprisingly, from a mergers and acquisitions perspective, companies like MyRounding that have developed creative, technology drive solutions to meet these needs are in great demand."