Modern Healthcare reports that has been acquired by Pri-Med who is in the business of providing medical education and has several regional conferences every year. The founder, Jon Bertman will stay on as the CEO. Amazing Charts has always had the physician focus and worked to keep the price of their software affordable. They were one of the first medical records companies in the business.
Pri-Med will give the company an influx of funds as today it is difficult for some of the smaller vendors who have been self supportive to compete with some of the larger competitors. Watch the video below and you can hear how the CEO, Jon Bertman was looking for a partner for a year or more he states, but finding the right company that would “leave them alone” was a challenge and Pri-Med he states has the same DNA as does Amazing Charts. With Pri-Med they can be in multiple cities at one time. Amazing Charts was built in the year 2000 and Pri-Med was one of the major marketing areas he used to sell the EHR product.
Boston-based Pri-Med, which provides professional medical education to over 260,000 clinicians, said today it has purchased Amazing Charts, an electronic health records provider to independent medical practices.
Amazing Charts founder Dr. Jonathan Bertman will continue to serve as president, with Kathleen Repoli serving as senior vice president. Other terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Amazing Charts is based in North Kingstown, R.I. The company will operate as an independent subsidiary of Pri-Med.