First Databank

FDB is a provider of drugs and medical device databases for clinicians, patients and healthcare professionals. Read more

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First Databank

FDB is a provider of drugs and medical device databases for clinicians, patients and healthcare professionals. Read more

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Capsule Technologies is First Databank's top competitor. Capsule Technologies is headquartered in Andover, Massachusetts, and was founded in 1997. Capsule Technologies is in the Health Care Technology field. Capsule Technologies generates 142% the revenue of First Databank.

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First Databank Acquisitions

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Polyglot Systems, Inc.

Mar 2017

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undisclosed
Polyglot provide patient medication instruction services for hospital, ambulatory and pharmacy markets.

These are all the companies that First Databank has acquired. First Databank's latest acquisition was Polyglot Systems, Inc. in Mar 2017. Polyglot provide patient medication instruction services for hospital, ambulatory and pharmacy markets.

First Databank Funding History

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First Databank Investments

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These are all the companies that First Databank has invested in. First Databank's latest investment was Polyglot Systems, Inc. in Mar 2017. Polyglot provide patient medication instruction services for hospital, ambulatory and pharmacy markets.

First Databank News

March 3, 2020The Business Journals: San Francisco Business Times

South San Francisco drug information company signs deal with Amazon to make Alexa smarter

Amazon has made a deal with First Databank, a South San Francisco provider of drug and medical device... See more »
January 16, 2020BioPortfolio

New Leadership Appointments Announced at Hearst Healths FDB

Charles Tuchinda Named Executive Chairman and Bob Katter Promoted to PresidentHearst announced today ... See more »
December 5, 2019MarketScreener

Cerner Awards Meducation� with Program Member Adoption Award at Annual Conference

(marketscreener.com) First Databank, Inc. (FDB), the leading provider of drug and medical device know... See more »
September 9, 2019Healthcare IT News

Redox, FDB partner on interoperability, document writeback

Integrated into Epic's clinical workflow using SMART on FHIR, the cloud-based Meducation platform off... See more »
July 25, 20194-traders

FDB to Demonstrate How Enhanced Medical Device Data Can Support CQO Movement at AHRMM Conference 2019

(marketscreener.com) Patrick Lupinetti to share how Augmented Unique Device Identifier (AUDI) informa... See more »
June 26, 2019BioPortfolio

Lehigh Valley Health Network Goes Live with FDBs Targeted Pharmacogenomic Medication Decision Support

Lehigh Valley Health Network an Epic EHR customer collaborated with FDB to deploy pharmacogenomics an... See more »
June 7, 2019BioPortfolio

FDB to Share Insights on Maximizing the Use of Unique Device Identifiers at UDI Conference 2019

Patrick Lupinetti to Provide Expertise on how the UDI Rule is a Catalyst to Solve Problems Promote Ne... See more »

First Databank Blogs

May 14, 2018FDB Blog

An Interview with Jay Crowley: An Insider's Look at Unique Device Identifiers, Part 2

FDB recently interviewed Jay Crowley to get his expert perspective on the Unique Device Identificatio... See more »
April 16, 2018FDB Blog

An Interview with Jay Crowley: An Insider's Look at Unique Device Identifiers

FDB recently interviewed Jay Crowley to get his expert perspective on the Unique Device Identificatio... See more »
March 15, 2018FDB Blog

Patient Understanding - The Cornerstone of Adherence and Safety

What percent of patients walk out of a pharmacy not knowing how to use their medicine correctly? Acco... See more »
February 5, 2018FDB Blog

Repair Hospital Supply Chain Medical Device Data Break Points to Protect Patient Safety

Today's medical device data is far more likely to be inaccurate, unclear, and unreliable. And that's ... See more »
February 5, 2018FDB Blog

Repair Hospital Supply Chain Data Breaks to Protect Patient Safety

Today's medical device data is far more likely to be inaccurate, unclear, and unreliable. And that's ... See more »
January 3, 2018FDB Blog

Artificial Intelligence in Health IT – Catalyst for Change?

We recently interviewed FDB's Director of Software Engineering Joshua Young about the application of ... See more »
November 10, 2017FDB Blog

FDA's Biosimilar ID Requirements Fly in the Face of Cost-Cutting Aspirations

Curiously, the FDA seems to be undercutting its own cost savings efforts through its support of a rul... See more »

First Databank Press Releases

March 3, 2020StreetInsider

First Databank's Authoritative Drug Information Helps Answer Customer Questions on Amazon Alexa

Specialized answers about medication information were created specifically for voice-enabled service ... See more »
February 28, 2018PRWeb

Intalere to Launch OptiMIM Advantage Data Integrity Solution at HIMSS 2018

Comprehensive solution uses FDB Prizm medical device knowledge to enable hospitals to maximize the ef... See more »
May 17, 2016Business Wire

DSS, Inc. and FDB Collaborate to Enhance Patient Care and Outcomes

JUNO BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Document Storage Systems, Inc. (DSS), the leading provider of heal... See more »
February 10, 2016Business Wire

FDB Releases CPOE-Ready Medication Knowledge for Canadian Electronic Health Records Market

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FDB releases OrderKnowledge® Canada, a CPOE-ready medic... See more »
February 1, 2016Business Wire

Joseph Brant Hospital Selects FDB MedsTracker® MedRec to Automate and Enhance Medication Reconciliation

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Joseph Brant Hospital, a 245-bed community hospital in ... See more »
April 29, 2015BUSINESS WIRE

Natural Health Products Now Available within FDB MedKnowledge Canada

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Natural health products are now available within FDB Me... See more »
March 4, 2015BUSINESS WIRE

FDB and Polyglot Systems Partner to Help Improve Medication Adherence

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FDB and Polyglot Systems partner to help improve medica... See more »

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First Databank Headquarters

701 Gateway Blvd Suite 600

South San Francisco, California94080

800-633-3453

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First Databank Summary

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Overview

FDB is a provider of drugs and medical device databases for clinicians, patients and healthcare professionals. First Databank was founded in 1977. First Databank's headquarters is located in South San Francisco, California, USA 94080. First Databank's...

CEO

First Databank's President, Bob Katter, currently has an approval rating of 68%. First Databank's primary competitors are Capsule Technologies, MCG Health, LLC & NantHealth.

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fdbhealth.com

Frequently Asked Questions about First Databank

  1. When was First Databank founded?

    First Databank was founded in 1977
  2. Who is First Databank's CEO?

    First Databank's CEO is Bob Katter
  3. How much revenue does First Databank generate?

    First Databank generates $70M in revenue
  4. How much funding does First Databank have?

    First Databank has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is First Databank's headquarters?

    First Databank's headquarters is in South San Francisco California, USA
  2. How many employees does First Databank have?

    First Databank has 323 employees
  3. What sector does First Databank operate in?

    First Databank is in Data Processing Services, IT Services, Database Management
  4. Who are First Databank's competitors?

    First Databank's top competitors are Capsule Technologies, MCG Health, LLC, NantHealth