Acquisition of Wiggly-Amps by Boots UK

Acquisition of Wiggly-Amps by Boots UK

Wiggly-Amps Ltd. is delighted to announce that Boots UK have completed a deal to acquire the company to help further the digital healthcare agenda of Boots UK.  This agreement is effective immediately.

As part of this deal, all the healthcare-focussed products and services previously delivered by Wiggly-Amps Ltd. will now be wholly owned and delivered by Engage Health Systems Ltd. and Little Green Button Ltd. two new companies which will both be separate entities to Boots UK.

Engage Touch patient check-in touch screens, the Engage Consult online consultation system, Engage Web GP websites, DORIS, and Encompass will now be delivered through Engage Health Systems Ltd., company registration number 11668237.

The Little Green Button panic alarm system will now be delivered through Little Green Button Ltd., company registration number 11668338.

 

The directors, management team and staff all remain in place and will continue to operate the business from the same offices in North Walsham, Norfolk.

Quote from Jon Witte, MD of Engage Health Systems Ltd (previously known as Wiggly-Amps)

“The acquisition of Wiggly-Amps Ltd by Boots UK serves as a reflection of the hard work and dedication of the Wiggly-Amps team in developing innovative software and architecture. As the market leader, Boots UK have the scale and reputation to make the best use of this software and we look forward to working with Boots UK to help them fulfil their vision of creating an innovative digital healthcare offer to be the first-choice pharmacy for customers and patients.

These are really exciting times for the further development and enhancement of the products and services created by Engage Health Systems Ltd. and Little Green Button Ltd.”

Richard Bradley, Pharmacy Director at Boots UK, comments: “At Boots UK we are always looking for ways to develop the role of community pharmacy and make things simpler and quicker for our customers and patients. We have a strong history of innovation – responding to meet the evolving needs of our customers, providing new products and services and supporting our colleagues to deliver these.”

“It’s an exciting time for the future of pharmacy and today’s announcement is just one of the ways we are strengthening the development of our digital healthcare ambitions.”

Our phone number and email addresses remain the same.  The support team for our Engage Health range of products can be contacted on 01263 834 648 or support@engagehealth.uk.  The support team for Little Green Button can be contacted on 01263 888 365 or support@littlegreenbutton.com.

We would like to take the opportunity to thank you again for continuing to be a valued customer and we look forward to working with you in the next stage of our growth as Engage Health Systems Ltd. and Little Green Button Ltd.

Engage Touch

Engage Touch allows patients to quickly and effectively check in for their appointment and assists the practice with capturing patient data. With a patient check-in kiosk, you can avoid lengthy queues at reception whilst streamlining administrative tasks.

Engage Consult

Engage Consult is an online consultation (e-consultation) system which allows patients to send details about non-urgent medical conditions or admin requests to their GP using a powerful online medical history-taking tool.

Engage Touch Plus

The Engage Touch Plus patient check in screen comes with BP monitor and clinical weighing scales which can take and record blood pressure and weight measurements and Read codes them against the patient’s record.

Engage Web

Wiggly-Amps provide high quality, secure, fully editable websites at an affordable price. We specialise in creating and hosting GP surgery websites.  Sign up for a free trial.

Little Green Button panic alarm

The Little Green Button panic alarm system is the original on-screen, wireless staff security software and is used to protect people all over the World.  Whilst our focus is on healthcare, the Little Green Button has been adopted by organisations around the World, including legal firms, insurance companies, education and the public sector.  Sign up now for a free 21 day trial.

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