Profile: Cerner Corp (CERN.O)
6 May 2016
Cerner Corporation (Cerner) incorporated on October 6, 1986, is a supplier of healthcare information technology (HCIT). The Company offers a range of intelligent solutions and services that support the clinical, financial and operational needs of organizations. The Company's segments include Domestic and Global. The Domestic segment includes the business activity in the United States. The Global segment includes the business activity in Aruba, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, Denmark, Egypt, England, Finland, France, Germany, Guam, India, Ireland, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates. The Company offers software, hardware, professional and managed services. The Company has systems in over 20,000 facilities across the world, including hospitals, physician practices, laboratories, ambulatory centers, behavioral health centers, cardiac facilities, radiology clinics, surgery centers, extended care facilities, retail pharmacies and employer sites.
The Company's solutions are offered on the unified Cerner Millennium architecture and on the HealtheIntent cloud-based platform. Cerner Millennium is a person-centric computing framework, which includes integrated clinical, financial and management information systems. The Cerner Millennium architecture allows providers to securely access an individual's electronic health record (EHR) at the point of care, and it organizes and delivers information for physicians, nurses, laboratory technicians, pharmacists, front- and back-office professionals and consumers. Cerner's HealtheIntent platform, which is a multi-purpose, programmable platform designed to scale at a population level while facilitating health and care at a person and provider level. This cloud-based platform enables organizations to aggregate, transform and reconcile data across the continuum of care.
The Company offers a range of services, including implementation and training, remote hosting, operational management services, revenue cycle services, support and maintenance, healthcare data analysis, clinical process optimization, transaction processing, employer health centers, employee wellness programs and third- party administrator (TPA) services for employer-based health plans. In addition to software and services, it also offers a range of complementary hardware and devices, both directly from Cerner and as a reseller for third parties. It offers CernerWorks managed services business, which includes Cerner ITWorks and Cerner RevWorks, among others. Cerner ITWorks is a suite of solutions and services that enable the hospital information technology departments to meet their organization's needs while also creating a closer alignment between Cerner and its clients. Cerner RevWorks includes solutions and services for healthcare organizations. Its CommunityWorks offering leverages a shared instance of the Cerner Millennium platform across multiple clients. The Company markets PowerWorks solutions on a subscription basis directly to the physician practice market.
The Company competes with Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc., Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. (CPSI), Epic Systems Corporation, GE Healthcare Technologies, Healthland, Inc., McKesson Corporation, MEDHOST, Inc., Medical Information Technology, Inc., Clinovations, Inc., Dell, Inc., Deloitte Consulting LLP, Encore Health Resources, LLC, IBM Corporation, Impact Advisors, Xerox Corporation Ltd., S&P Consultants, The Advisory Board Company, AmazingCharts.com, Inc., athenahealth, Inc., eClinicalWorks LLC, e-MDs, Inc., Netsmart Technologies, Practice Fusion, Inc., Quality Systems, Inc., SRSsoft, Vitera Healthcare Solutions, CapsuleTech, Inc., Becton, Dickinson and Company, Connexall Company, Ltd., Nanthealth, LLC, Omnicell, Inc., PerfectServe, Inc., Qualcomm, Inc., Siemens AG, Vocera Communication, Inc., Accretive Health, Inc., 3M Company, Conifer Health Solutions, Emdeon Corporation, MedAssets, Inc., Optum, Inc., Quadramed Corporation, SSI Group, Inc., Experian plc, ActiveHealth Management, Aetna Inc., Evolent Health, LLC, MedeAnalytics, Inc., WellCentive, Inc., Health Catalyst and Influence Health, Inc.
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