McKesson, San Francisco, announced it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire Emendo Ltd, whose CapPlan Predictive Capacity Planning solution equips health care providers to optimize operational performance by forecasting patient demand. CapPlan also supports clinicians in their delivery of patient care by using a patient-centered, enterprise-wide view of activity to make real-time adjustments for patient flow and staffed capacity allocations.

A natural extension of the McKesson Enterprise Intelligence and Workforce Management Solutions suites, CapPlan enables providers to direct and manage capacity from the emergency department to admission to discharge. Combined, these solutions allow organizations to proactively manage capacity across care settings and take steps to significantly reduce costs and improve patient experience, key goals of McKesson Technology Solutions