TORONTO, May 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VITALHUB CORP. (TSXV: VHI) (the “Company” or “VitalHub”), is pleased to announce today it has completed the acquisition (the “Acquisition”) of the on-premise hospital queue management business segment (“Jayex System”) of Jayex Healthcare Limited (ASX: JHL) (“Jayex”), a leading UK and Australian e-health provider of integrated SaaS healthcare services delivery platforms.
Total consideration paid by VitalHub is £1.3M (the “Purchase Price”). Jayex received the Purchase Price as (i) £1.04M in cash and (ii) £0.26M in VitalHub common shares (the “Shares”). The Shares were issued at CAD$2.915 per Share, and resulted in 150,078 Shares being issued.
In addition, for 24 months after closing of the Acquisition, Jayex may receive an earn-out based on earned revenues of the Jayex System, capped at a total of £1M.
The Company had 36,471,462 Common Shares issued and outstanding. Upon delivery of the Shares, the Company now has a total 36,621,540 issued and outstanding Common Shares.
ABOUT THE JAYEX SYSTEM
The Jayex System is an on-premise hospital queue management system, much like VitalHub’s “Intouch with Health” product offering, and is installed at almost 60 customer sites in the UK and Australia, representing recurring annual software revenue of approximately £420k.
Software for Health and Human Services providers designed to simplify the user experience & optimize outcomes.
VitalHub provides technology to Health and Human Services providers including; Hospitals, Regional Health Authorities, Mental Health, Long Term Care, Home Health, Community and Social Services. VitalHub solutions span the categories of Electronic Health Record (EHR), Case Management, Care Coordination, Patient Flow & Operational Visibility, and DOCit Mobile Apps.
The Company has a robust two-pronged growth strategy, targeting organic growth opportunities within its product suite, and pursuing an aggressive M&A plan. Currently, VitalHub serves 275+ clients across Canada, USA, UK, Australia, Qatar, and Latvia. VitalHub is based in Toronto, Canada, with an offshore development hub in Sri Lanka. The Company is publicly traded on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol “VHI”.
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