Alcidion signs partnership with Healthscope for data and analytics

Melbourne, Victoria – Alcidion Group Ltd (ASX: ALC) (Alcidion) has signed a three-year agreement with Australian private healthcare provider Healthscope to implement a solution to support its data and analytics strategy. The value of the agreement is $895K over three years.

The objective is for Healthscope and Alcidion to work together to support Healthscope’s vision for using data to drive transformation in the way healthcare is managed and delivered. Using data from Healthscope’s 43 hospitals, Alcidion will develop dashboards to support predictive analytics and long-range planning for Healthscope services.

Alcidion Managing Director Kate Quirke said, “Alcidion is excited to establish this relationship with Healthscope to augment their data and analytics capabilities across the organisation. This is Alcidion’s first implementation of our data analytics capabilities into a private hospital group. It demonstrates how important data is becoming across the healthcare sector. We look forward to sharing our extensive capabilities around health care data management to assist Healthscope to drive better outcomes.”

For further information, please contact:
WE Buchan
Ph: 0401018828

About Alcidion
Alcidion Limited (ASX:ALC) has a simple purpose: to transform healthcare with smart, intuitive technology solutions that meet the needs of hospital and allied healthcare, worldwide. It offers a complementary set of software products and services that create a unique offering in the global healthcare market; solutions that support interoperability, allow communication and task management and deliver clinical decision support at the point of care to improve patient outcomes. In 2017, Alcidion acquired Oncall Systems and its Smartpage clinical communication system. In 2018, it acquired the Patientrack bedside patient monitoring software and MKM Health, an IT solutions and services provider. These offerings now operate under the Alcidion brand. With over 25 years of combined healthcare experience, Alcidion brings together the very best in technology and market knowledge to deliver solutions that make healthcare better for everyone.

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About Healthscope
Healthscope is a leading private healthcare provider with 43 private hospitals in Australia and pathology operations across New Zealand.

Healthscope has a team of 18,000 people and 17,500 Accredited Medical Practitioners, providing care to patients ranging from pathology tests to complex surgery.

We place the highest priority on quality clinical outcomes, transparency of reporting and elevating the overall patient experience. Healthscope was the first private hospital operator in Australia to report performance against quality and clinical outcome metrics publicly, just one part of our program to maintain and continually improve our high standards.