HIMSS announced this morning that it has acquired CapSite, which publishes the CapSite healthcare technology database that includes vendor pricing and contracting information, including 5,000 actual vendor proposals and contracts representing 1,600 vendors.
HIMSS will incorporate CapSite’s offerings into its HIMSS Analytics services, which has not included pricing information. HIMSS says it will also add voice of the customer consulting services through customized research, including analysis of vendor market position that includes product gaps.
According to HIMSS President and CEO Steve Lieber, “The investment in CapSite follows our overall strategy for HIMSS Analytics to provide the best market intelligence on the hardware, software, and services selected by chief information officers and other users of information technology. We will maintain the CapSite office in Burlington, VT with CapSite employees joining the HIMSS roster as part of the HIMSS Analytics team.”