CorporateInvestorsHealthSeptember 01, 2015

Wolters Kluwer completes acquisition of Learner’s Digest International

Wolters Kluwer’s Health Division today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Learner’s Digest International. The agreement to acquire Learner’s Digest was announced on August 14, 2015, subject to satisfaction of customary closing conditions, including expiration of the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Act waiting period. 

Learner’s Digest is a leading provider of independent continuing medical education (CME) to physicians in the U.S. Its innovative mobile medical education platform enables clinicians to stay current on the latest medical research, guidelines, and standards of clinical care and to efficiently meet their CME requirements.

The company will become an operating unit of Wolters Kluwer Health Learning, Research & Practice (LR&P). The acquisition complements and expands Wolters Kluwer’s existing strengths in providing high-quality medical information and clinical solutions to healthcare professionals globally.

About Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer (WKL) is a global leader in professional information, software solutions, and services for the health, tax & accounting, governance, risk & compliance, and legal & regulatory sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services.