MSD acquires patient app

Friday, August 28, 2015

STOUGHTON, Mass. – Medical Specialties Distributors has acquired Verbal Applications, also known as VerbalCare, a developer of apps that allow patients to communicate better. “The strategic combination of MSD and VerbalCare enhances the ‘Total Enterprise Solution’ we provide our customers, which includes other technology products designed to help our customers improve efficiency and patient outcomes,” said Jim Beck, CEO of MSD, in a press release. Verbal Applications will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of MSD. MSD offers home infusion equipment and other supplies.