Print
Health Care

Local Mental Health Software Company Acquired By Tech Company

By Jenny Callison, posted Jul 13, 2015
A local provider of software and back-office services to mental health organizations has been acquired by Kansas-based Mediware Information Systems, the latter announced in a news release.

AlphaCM, headquartered on Corporate Drive in Wilmington, was founded in 2005 to “fulfill an overwhelming need by Mental Health Providers for Quality Management Consulting and Technical Services,” the company states on its website. Its management system is tailored to the needs of organizations in the mental health, developmentally disabilities and substance abuse sector, aimed at increasing those organizations’ productivity.

A majority of managed care organizations (MCOs) in North Carolina are currently using AlphaCM software, according to a news release from SDR Ventures, which served as AlphaCM’s adviser through the purchase transaction.

Mediware’s executive said the addition of AlphaCM to his company's portfolio expands its capabilities across a continuum of care.

“This acquisition broadens Mediware’s solution set and subject matter expertise in the mental health, developmentally disabled and substance abuse markets. AlphaCM’s expertise is a great complement to Harmony, our existing long term services and supports business unit,” said Thomas Mann, president and CEO of Mediware. “We’re thankful that SDR Ventures presented this unique opportunity to us, and we’re excited to expand on the technology and relationships that AlphaCM has built.”

Mann said that, as the demand to provide care outside the hospital grows, "MCOs will be able to turn to AlphaCM and Mediware's complementary software solutions to meet their needs. Combining AlphaCM's proven solutions and expertise with our sales and marketing platform, we expect growth for both AlphaCM and Mediware's existing products."
Ico insights

INSIGHTS

SPONSORS' CONTENT
Dave sweyer 300 x 300

THE DOs AND DON’Ts OF EVICTION

Dave Sweyer - Sweyer Property Management
Billcoleman lopw headshot

Reaping The Benefits Of Patience

Bill Coleman - Live Oak Private Wealth
Dane

Vacation Time Is An Important Employee Benefit

Dane Scalise - GriffinEstep Benefit Group

Trending News

Panacea Brewing Expanding Its Oleander Space

Amy Passaretti - Nov 24, 2021

Rouzer Bill Would Float More Cash To N.C. Ferries

Johanna F. Still - Nov 24, 2021

In The Current Issue

Info Junkie: Constance Knox

Constance Knox, owner of Genealogoy TV and NC Ancestry, shares her top info and entertainment picks....


Veterans Extend Their Hospitality

Veteran-owned businesses abound in Wilmington and nearby communities and can be found in the local hospitality industry....


Sauce'd Focuses On Cocktails, Fries

The cocktail-and-fries concept combines two well-loved staples into a creative business model....

Book On Business

The 2021 WilmingtonBiz: Book on Business is an annual publication showcasing the Wilmington region as a center of business.

Order Your Copy Today!


Galleries

Videos

Trying to Grow a Business?
2020 Health Care Heroes
2020 WilmingtonBiz 100