Silverlink Software today announced it has acquired the assets of Newcastle-upon-Tyne based health software developer Digital Spark Ltd.
Silverlink will work closely with the Digital Spark team and their customers to ensure “business as usual” while the integration takes place.
Silverlink will continue to develop and sell Digital Spark’s products which both widen and strengthen the Silverlink portfolio of solutions available to the UK healthcare market.
Commenting on the acquisition, Silverlink Managing Director, Tim Quainton said: “The acquisition is an opportunity to extend Silverlink’s healthcare IT strategy of providing modular, best-of-breed systems with Digital Sparks clinically-superior functionality. We are integrating the Digital Spark team into Silverlink to ensure the customer base receive full support and maintenance during the transition.”
Silverlink has over 20 years of development experience dealing with the NHS and currently has a near 10% share of the English NHS Acute PAS market, which gives Silverlink a deep understanding of NHS processes and requirements enabling the company to promptly offer practical solutions to new regulations and initiatives. There is also continuous investment into Silverlink’s product development to meet the needs of the UK market and the NHS while improving existing functionality.