Yardi Acquires Optimus EMR Inc.

Yardi expands senior living software suite to include solutions for long-term post-acute care market.

Santa Barbara, Calif. –Yardi® has expanded its suite of senior living software through the acquisition of Optimus EMR Inc. The addition of Optimus adds proven skilled nursing and long-term care functionality to Yardi’s software lineup, giving senior living providers a single platform across the entire continuum of care.

Through its suite of integrated assessments, care plans, and automated MDS, Optimus offers long-term care software solutions designed to enhance resident care and manage a variety of clinical activities. With the inclusion of Optimus, the Yardi Senior Living Suite™ now presents senior living providers with an integrated business solution spanning ERP to EHR.

“Optimus has been developing solutions focused on complex clinical charting in long-term post-acute care for more than 15 years,” said Craig Griffin, senior vice president for Optimus. “Teaming with Yardi creates an exciting opportunity to be part of a new era in electronic health records.”

Eric Kolber, vice president of senior living for Yardi, described the benefits of an end-to-end solution spanning the full continuum of care. “A single-stack solution is the most efficient approach to data management. The benefits include optimal staffing, maximized revenues, and improved resident care. Integrating the Optimus clinical suite enables us to broaden our services into skilled nursing, adult daycare, and home health, which are essential to long-term care,” said Kolber.

Yardi will maintain and expand the current Optimus teams in Irvine, Calif., and Mansfield, Mass.