One Roseville company has acquired another in a deal that puts doctors and technology together.
The buyer is Kura MD Inc., founded in 2013 to develop a web-based system to put physicians face to face with patients over the Internet.
No price is being released on the deal, which pairs a telemedicine practice, which includes a network of hospitals, clinics and nursing facilities, with secure communications technology.
More than just a live streaming chat with a physician, the Kura platform allows for the patient to send blood pressure, heart rate, blood oxygen and other vital signs to the doctor over a private channel. The system also takes care of administration, insurance and billing for the online visit. Read more.