DrFirst acquires the assets of iPrescribe.net
DrFirst, a leading provider of e-prescribing and secure texting solutions for healthcare providers, announced today it has acquired the assets of iPrescribe.net, a mobile e-prescribing application for iOS and Android devices. The move follows a banner year of investment and growth at DrFirst, which raised $42M in financing in 2015, including $25 million in equity financing from Goldman Sachs.
“We are pleased to launch the new year with this exciting acquisition,” said G. Cameron Deemer, president of DrFirst. “As we head into 2016, we are committed to further expanding our footprint in key areas of our operations, including e-prescribing, medication management and care collaboration, particularly on mobile platforms. Our strong financial footing enables us to seize new opportunities that align with that mission, both domestically and abroad.”
DrFirst leads the e-prescribing market with Rcopia and EPCS GoldSM, legend drug and controlled substance electronic prescribing technologies, already in use by 330 electronic medical record systems, 1,000 hospitals and 20,000 medical practices nationwide.