RLDatix Acquires Allocate Software

RLDatix Acquires
Allocate Software

Transforming Healthcare GRC

In a time when ensuring the well-being of healthcare workers is more critical than ever, having the ability to identify, address and act upon workforce-related issues will help drive a culture of safety and high reliability across the continuum of care. We’re thrilled to have Allocate join the RLDatix family and look forward to writing this new and exciting chapter in healthcare GRC.

Jeff SurgesCEO, RLDatix

Key Acquisition Highlights

Joins two international healthcare IT industry leaders and cements RLDatix as global innovator in healthcare GRC

Establishes critical link between patient safety, human capital management, regulatory-driven compliance and risk management

Becomes first software organization to provide holistic view of how human capital factors directly impact patient care

Enables healthcare delivery organizations to better analyze staffing related issues and take corrective actions to mitigate future preventable harm

Accelerates RLDatix’s Applied Safety Intelligence strategy – shifting healthcare from reactive risk management to proactive prevention

Supports strategic initiatives across human capital management, patient & health worker safety, caring for caregivers, procurement and more

Together, RLDatix and Allocate have

5000+

customers in 26 countries

1400

staff in offices across
9 countries​

60+

years of combined experience in Patient Safety & Workforce Management

Millions

of patients protected globally with RLDatix​

1.2 Million

staff who use Allocate monthly to manage their work​​

8 Million

Hours of nursing care redeployed for safety-related reasons monthly​

Frequently Asked Questions

RLDatix is on a mission to change healthcare. We help organisations drive safer, more efficient care by providing governance, risk and compliance tools that drive overall improvement and safety. Our suite of cloud-based software helps organisations report on adverse events, reduce healthcare-acquired infections and ensure patient safety learnings are implemented across the continuum of care. With over 4,500 customers in 19 countries, RLDatix software protects hundreds of millions of patients around the world. For more information, visit www.rldatix.com.

Jeff Surges is the CEO of RLDatix. He has over 20 years of experience managing high-growth technology companies in healthcare. Over the last two years, he has guided RLDatix through several successful acquisitions including Verge Health, oneSOURCE and the Quantros safety business. Throughout his career, Jeff has been a co-founder of a successful business in the hospital-care management and discharge-planning software sector, CEO of a high-growth public company, and an entrepreneur / investor in the emerging wellness & analytics space. Most recently, Jeff served as CEO of Connecture, a public company in the insurance enrollment sector that he took private during his tenure. Outside of work, Jeff is an avid health and wellness advocate, Peloton enthusiast, a passionate Chicago Bears fan and a dedicated husband and father of three.

Allocate Software is a leading international provider of Human Capital Management solutions, supporting the operational and administrative needs of health, care, defence and commercial sectors. In the health and care sector, Allocate is enabling the delivery of safe and effective care at optimal cost, by helping organisations to have the right people in the right place at the right time. With over 800 clients and over two million staff rostered daily, Allocate serves the largest public and private sector institutions around the world. Allocate Software is headquartered in the United Kingdom, with nearly 700 employees, including over 200 in research, development, and product management functions. It provides services and support to its international customer base through regional offices in the UK, Sweden, Germany and Australia. For more information, visit www.allocatesoftware.com.

Nick Wilson is the CEO of Allocate. He has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the UK and European healthcare sector. Immediately prior to Allocate, Nick was Managing Director of Public Sector, Health and Care at Advanced. Prior to this, he held senior roles at BT Health, CGI and Capita IT Services. Nick is passionate and focused on developing and implementing strategies that result in exceptional customer experience and return on investment.

The relationship between patient / caregiver safety, regulatory compliance and governance / workforce welfare  and management is strong and growing coming out of the COVID-19 pandemic. With RLDatix and Allocate being trusted partners to so many of the same health and care organizations, we have a unique opportunity to support this confluence of needs by bringing our companies, capabilities and expertise together.

The acquisition is pending regulatory approvals prior to closing, which will take 2-3+ months. In the meantime, both organizations will continue to operate independently.

Yes, your contracts are still valid and our relationship is “business as usual”. 

Yes, your current software will continue to be supported.

You will continue to work with the same teams/members you were working with before. For now, email addresses and phone numbers remain unchanged. If this changes in the future, you have our commitment to communicate these changes to you so that there is no disruption in support.

For the time being, you will continue to use your current product with the same reliability and support. Over time, we will look to bring together the best of the RLDatix and Allocate products so that we can serve the global community with a market-leading, integrated product that drives Applied Safety Intelligence.

For now, this is “business as usual” and you can continue remitting payment as you have in the past. If this changes, you have our commitment to communicate these modifications to you so that there is no disruption.

We’re excited to provide an expanded portfolio of offerings to further drive your journey to high reliability. If you’re interested in learning more about RLDatix’s solutions, please contact your current Allocate sales rep or account manager. As our teams start coordinating with each other, we’ll ensure that your request gets routed to the appropriate RLDatix team member.

We’re excited to provide an expanded portfolio of offerings to further drive your journey to high reliability. If you’re interested in learning more about Allocate’s solutions, please contact your current RLDatix sales rep or account manager. As our teams start coordinating with each other, we’ll ensure that your request gets routed to the appropriate Allocate team member.

At this time, Allocate will continue to operate under the Allocate brand.

The United States, The United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and Saudi Arabia.

The United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, Australia, Germany, Sweden and North Macedonia.

About RLDatix

RLDatix is on a mission to change healthcare. We help organizations drive safer, more efficient care by providing governance, risk and compliance tools that drive overall improvement and safety. Our suite of cloud-based software helps organizations report on adverse events, reduce healthcare-acquired infections and ensure patient safety learnings are implemented across the continuum of care. With over 4,500 customers in 19 countries, RLDatix software protects hundreds of millions of patients around the world.

About Allocate Software

Allocate Software is a leading international provider of Human Capital Management solutions, supporting the operational and administrative needs of health, care, defence and commercial sectors. In the health and care sector, Allocate is enabling the delivery of safe and effective care at optimal cost, by helping organisations to have the right people in the right place at the right time. With over 800 clients and over two million staff rostered daily, Allocate serves the largest public and private sector institutions around the world. Allocate Software is headquartered in the United Kingdom, with nearly 700 employees, including over 200 in research, development, and product management functions. It provides services and support to its international customer base through regional offices in the UK, Sweden, Germany and Australia.

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