Convergint Acquires Wireless Patient Security Systems Provider, Advantage Medical
Dynamic security integration business Convergint Technologies has announced the acquisition of Advantage Medical Inc. (AMI), a U.S. based leader in deployment and support of wireless patient security systems in acute care hospitals.
“Advantage Medical embodies similar values to Convergint; they embrace a culture-first community centered on colleagues and are committed to being their customers’ best service provider,” said Ken Lochiatto, CEO of Convergint Technologies.
“We look forward to joining our teams, learning from one another, and further deepening our expertise to continue to deliver best-in-class safety and security solutions across the healthcare industry.”
AMI provides various healthcare solutions, including infant and pediatric patient protection, patient security, staff protection, asset tracking, location and environmental, hand hygiene compliance, and automated monitoring. Together these solutions are said to help improve patient and staff safety and security, efficiency, equipment utilization, and compliance.
This is the third medical technology acquisition by Convergint in 5 months and highlights the company’s sense of market values into the future and Convergint said the acquisition further strengthens its position within the healthcare safety and security market across the United States.