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DocuTAP Announces Acquisition of Clockwise.MD

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. and ATLANTA, April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — DocuTAP, one of the nation’s fastest growing healthcare technology companies and provider of electronic medical records (EMR) and practice management (PM) software for urgent care clinics, today announced that it has acquired Clockwise.MD, a patient engagement software provider of online scheduling and wait time transparency solutions for healthcare organizations. The combination brings together the complementary strengths of both companies to form an industry leader in the on-demand healthcare market. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Founded in 2012, Clockwise.MD’s online scheduling and virtual queuing functionalities are used by more than 1,600 urgent care clinics, emergency departments, primary and specialty care clinics, lab facilities, imaging centers, and more to help boost patient satisfaction, manage online reputations, and improve patient retention. Clockwise.MD’s suite of tools will enhance DocuTAP’s software products with a robust patient-facing product suite, offering urgent care providers a more comprehensive approach to workflow management and greater convenience for patients and clinic staff.

“We are excited to combine with Clockwise.MD, which has built one of the most recognizable brands for patient engagement solutions in the urgent care space and beyond,” said Eric McDonald, CEO of DocuTAP. “This transaction is an important step forward in DocuTAP’s growth trajectory and we look forward to working with the Clockwise.MD team to advance our combined leadership position in the on-demand healthcare market.”

“DocuTAP shares our entrepreneurial approach and commitment to providing a better experience for patients and providers alike. We are pleased to join forces and integrate our products to reach more customers and serve more patients across healthcare markets,” said Mike Burke, Founder and CEO of Clockwise.MD.

About DocuTAP
DocuTAP’s team of 300+ employees serves over 1,300 urgent care and on-demand primary care clinics. DocuTAP provides urgent care practices with an innovative approach to workflow management. Its flagship product, DocuTAP’s EMR and Practice Management software, fully integrates practice management and electronic medical records capabilities in one complete system. DocuTAP’s complete urgent care solution includes revenue cycle management services—along with DocuTAP Analytics, a business intelligence tool with custom reports and built-in industry benchmarks. Craft a better urgent care experience with DocuTAP. Begin at www.docutap.com.

About Clockwise.MD
Clockwise.MD provides online self-scheduling and queue management solutions for healthcare organizations, helping providers to manage their patients’ experience of waiting for care. Clockwise.MD customers realize a measured increase in patient satisfaction scores and patient volume. For more information about Clockwise.MD, please visit http://www.clockwisemd.com.

April 27, 2017 I Written By

John Lynn is the Founder of the HealthcareScene.com blog network which currently consists of 10 blogs containing over 8000 articles with John having written over 4000 of the articles himself. These EMR and Healthcare IT related articles have been viewed over 16 million times. John also manages Healthcare IT Central and Healthcare IT Today, the leading career Health IT job board and blog. John is co-founder of InfluentialNetworks.com and Physia.com. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can also be found on Twitter: @techguy and @ehrandhit and LinkedIn.

DocuTAP Secures $11.9 Million in Series B Funding Led By Bessemer Venture Partners

Sioux Falls, S.D. (May 2, 2013) – DocuTAP, a Sioux Falls, South Dakota-based provider of an integrated EHR (electronic health records) and practice management technology for urgent care providers, announced today it has raised $11.9 million in Series B funding from global venture capital firm Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP). DocuTAP’s existing financial partner, Bluff Point Associates (BPA), also participated in the round. DocuTAP will use the proceeds to increase their market presence, accelerate sales, and bolster their technology in the fast-growing urgent care marketplace.  DocuTAP has already experienced tremendous growth over the past twelve months and has tripled its workforce to better support and develop its platform and services.

Founded in 2000, DocuTAP offers EHR and practice management software to digitalize urgent care clinic processes, removing the need for manual paper documentation by administrators, nurses, and physicians. DocuTAP’s distinguishing feature is its easy-to-implement, web-based platform which can be used directly on mobile tablets. Streamlining patient care and physician efficiency, DocuTAP offers customizable templates, automated analytics, and valuable reporting information. DocuTAP also offers convenient revenue cycle services for billing and collections.

“The DocuTAP team and I are excited to welcome Bessemer to the family,” said Eric McDonald, Founder and CEO of DocuTAP. “Bessemer has a proven track record of working with fast growing technology companies that are both innovators and leaders in their respective fields. This funding is a testament to our company’s commitment to client success and passion for delivering innovative healthcare solutions.”

“Urgent care is one of the fastest growing sectors within the healthcare marketplace and we are excited to be investing in DocuTAP, the leading EHR and practice management platforms serving the urgent care market,” said Steve Kraus, partner at Bessemer Venture Partners. “Bessemer’s history of successfully investing in both vertical SaaS solutions and healthcare companies gives us the unique knowledge and expertise to help Eric and the DocuTAP team to continue to build on the platform.”

About DocuTAP

DocuTAP provides urgent care practices with an innovative approach to workflow management. Its flagship product, DocuTAP’s EHR and Practice Management software, fully integrates practice management and electronic health records capabilities in one complete system. DocuTAP software features automated and customizable tools that enhance healthcare providers’ ability to deliver and manage patient care. Our experienced, knowledgeable staff is committed to improving the delivery of high-quality healthcare. For more information, call (877) 697-4696 or visit www.docutap.com.

About Bessemer Venture Partners

With $4.0 billion under management, Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP) is a global venture capital firm with offices in Silicon Valley, Cambridge, Mass., New York, Mumbai, Bangalore and Herzliya, Israel. BVP delivers a broad platform in venture capital spanning industries, geographies, and stages of company growth. From Staples to Skype, VeriSign to Yelp, LinkedIn to Pinterest, BVP has helped incubate and support companies that have anchored significant shifts in the economy. More than 100 BVP-funded companies have gone public on exchanges in North America, Europe and Asia. See www.bvp.com or follow BVP on Twitter: @bessemervp

About Bluff Point Associates

Bluff Point Associates is a private equity firm based in Westport, Connecticut. Bluff Point actively invests in information services companies supporting the banking, trust, securities, retirement and wealth management sectors of the financial services industry, as well as the healthcare information services sector. Bluff Point’s team collectively has decades of experience in recognizing a company’s growth potential and working with its management to reach that potential. For more information, visit www.bluffpt.com/.

May 31, 2013 I Written By

John Lynn is the Founder of the HealthcareScene.com blog network which currently consists of 10 blogs containing over 8000 articles with John having written over 4000 of the articles himself. These EMR and Healthcare IT related articles have been viewed over 16 million times. John also manages Healthcare IT Central and Healthcare IT Today, the leading career Health IT job board and blog. John is co-founder of InfluentialNetworks.com and Physia.com. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can also be found on Twitter: @techguy and @ehrandhit and LinkedIn.