IDX Systems Corp. this week announced that its shareholders have approved the proposed merger with General Electric Company. Following the closing of the transaction, IDX will become part of GE Healthcare.
"We are pleased our shareholders realize the value of this transaction. By combining the strengths of both GE Healthcare and IDX we will bring to market some of the best technology solutions the industry has to offer," said IDX CEO Jim Crook. "Our combined product offerings and strong customer base will help us more comprehensively support the evolving healthcare IT needs of the marketplace and set the standard for supporting our customers in delivering unparalleled patient care."