Medical Imaging, a Worcester based diabetic eye screening company, provides screening services to more than 500,000 patients in England and has a growing presence in Ireland.
It is the latest acquisition for EMIS Group which supports its strategy of providing cross-organisational healthcare systems and further enhances its position in diabetic eye screening.
EMIS bought Digital Healthcare last year and said then that it saw opportunities to provide an end-to-end managed diabetic retinopathy screening service.
EMIS will pay £6.5m initially, which will come from the group’s existing bank facility. It will then pay a further £500,000 next December, with the potential for a further £2.5m based on performance targets for the 2015-16 financial year.