700 Cerner employees move to new campus; Teladoc to offer referral services & more — 11 health IT key notes

Here are 11 recent news updates on health IT companies.

U.S. District Judge William Conley has signed off on a settlement between Verona, Wis.-based Epic Systems and a group of former technical writers.

Athenahealth's total revenue increased 17 percent between 2015 and 2016, according to its 2016 financial results released Feb. 2.

In the fourth quarter of 2016, 28 healthcare organizations chose to move forward with Meditech's web EHR.

Approximately 700 engineers began moving into Kansas City, Mo.-based Cerner's new Innovations Campus on Feb. 6.

Teladoc has partnered with Compass Professional Health Services, a healthcare technology and consulting company.

Toledo, Ohio-based health system ProMedica and its affiliated health insurance provider Paramount Health Care have launched ProMedica OnDemand through a partnership with American Well.

Specialists On Call, a telemedicine provider and portfolio company of the private equity firm Warburg Pincus, has acquired NeuroCall, a telestroke and teleneurology company.

Smash Childhood Cancer, a research initiative between IBM and a team of international medical researchers, is working to identify new chemical drug candidates to treat childhood brain, kidney, liver and bone cancers.

Kansas City, Mo.-based Saint Luke's Health System has partnered with Zocdoc to make booking appointments easier for patients.

Vocera Communications, a San Jose-based healthcare communications company, has met criteria for inclusion in the U.S. Department of Defense's Unified Capabilities Approved Products List.

Spok, a Springfield, Va.-based healthcare communications software company, has unveiled the latest version of its clinical communications platform, called Spok Care Connect.

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