Traffic was strong in the exhibit hall during the Healthcare Financial Management Association’s recent Annual National Institute in Las Vegas. Here is a sample of vendor announcements made at the show:

* Revenue cycle management and claim clearinghouse vendor Emdeon will acquire Capario, a large and veteran player in the clearinghouse arena, for $115 million. The companies expect the deal to close during the third quarter. Emdeon operates the nation’s largest health care clearinghouse, reaching 700,000 physicians, 81,000 dentists, 60,000 pharmacies, 5,000 hospitals, 600 vendors, 450 laboratories and 1,200 government and commercial payers. Now, Santa Ana, Calif.-based Capario will bring 88,000 directly-connected providers and another 240,000 providers that link to Capario through other vendors.

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