Austin, Texas – (BUSINESS WIRE) – ESO, a leading data and software company serving emergency services (EMS), fire departments, hospitals, and government emergency / casualty departments, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Emergency Reporting.
“This is a significant step forward for both our organizations and the industry,” said Chris Dillie, President and CEO of ESO. “Our mission is to improve the health and safety of the community through the power of data, which fits in perfectly with the mission of Emergency Reporting. We know that together we are stronger and can accelerate the great work each of us does by pooling our common resources. We are very pleased that the Emergency Reporting team is contributing their knowledge and expertise. ”
By combining the assets, expertise and resources of the two organizations, ESO will accelerate data standardization across its product ecosystem to provide customers and the industry with deeper insights into emerging events and responses. Ultimately, this will lead to improvements in quality and performance across the spectrum of health and public safety. ESO’s emergency reporting and shared industry sense will provide departments and agencies worldwide with a comprehensive picture of events and incidents that will enable key personnel to make the most informed decisions regarding patient care, provider safety, operational efficiency and clinical improvement.
Emergency Reporting was founded in 2003 and is one of the largest providers of cloud-based fire RMS software worldwide. The company serves more than 7,500 fire and rescue services in North America. In addition, Emergency Reporting has a strong federal presence, serving more than 170 Department of Defense / Military facilities around the world. Emergency Reporting recently acquired Medusa Medical Technologies, which will be part of the ESO acquisition.
“We are excited to be working with ESO,” said David Nokes, CEO of Emergency Reporting. “Your focus and emphasis on providing data and insights to empower first responders has helped transform the clinical and operational practices that make all of our communities safer and healthier. We look forward to traveling with ESO to transform the industries we serve. ”
The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of this year. Shea & Company acted as the exclusive financial advisor on emergency reports. Goodwin Procter, LLP acted as legal counsel for emergency reporting; Kirkland & Ellis, LLP acted as legal advisor to ESO.
ESO (ESO Solutions, Inc.) is committed to improving the health and safety of the community through the power of data. Since its inception in 2004, the company has continued to pioneer innovative, user-friendly software to meet the changing needs of today’s emergency services, fire departments, hospitals and government emergency services. ESO currently serves thousands of customers across North America with a broad portfolio of software, including the industry-leading ESO Electronic Health Record (EHR), the next generation ePCR; ESO Health Data Exchange (HDE), the first healthcare interoperability platform of its kind; ESO Fire RMS, the modern fire record management system; ESO patient registry (trauma, burn and stroke registration software); and ESO State Repository. ESO is headquartered in Austin, Texas. Further information is available at www.eso.com.
Via emergency reports
Our mission at Emergency Reporting (ER) is to provide first responders worldwide with fast and easy-to-use technology that provides the data they need to protect themselves and their communities. Our records management and reporting software acts as a centralized ecosystem that powers the entire operation of an agency, from training and events to incident reporting and compliance to real-time analytics and performance feedback through data. As a pioneer in cloud-based EMS and fire department software, ER has always been the smarter way for the fire department and at the same time the most user-friendly solution available. Since 2003, we have proudly supported over 750,000 first responders on this mission worldwide – including DoD / military facilities and large units such as NASA, nuclear power plants and hospitals. Further information can be found at https://emergencyreporting.com/ or https://emergencyreporting.ca/