Harris Healthcare Group Acquires Iatric Systems Inc.

Iatric Systems, Inc., a healthcare technology company dedicated to helping health care organizations enhance their IT investments, has been acquired by Harris Computer Systems (“Harris”) through its health care group. Iatric Systems will be run as an independent business unit within Harris. Frank Fortner, a long-term Iatric Systems senior executive has been named as executive vice president for Iatric Systems.

“This investment is a tremendous vote of confidence in our team and technology,” Fortner said. “We are pleased to become part of the Harris family of companies. This positions Iatric Systems well for continued and long-term success in line with our 28-year history of providing innovative healthcare IT solutions to hospitals and health care systems. Harris will provide an enhanced set of tools and resources to support and serve our customer community.”

Jerry Canada Jr., president of Harris Healthcare group said, “The acquisition of Iatric Systems represents a natural extension of our offerings in the healthcare information technology segment. We are very happy to have acquired a leader and innovator in this sector.”