Allscripts promotes CFO Rick Poulton to president

Allscripts promotes CFO Rick Poulton to president

By Aurora Aguilar  |  October 07, 2015

EHR developer Allscripts promoted Chief Financial Officer Rick Poulton to president, the Chicago-based company said Wednesday. He assumes the new title from CEO Paul Black, whose contract the company extended through 2018.

Cerner bid for military EHR contract goes unchallenged

By Joseph Conn  |  August 14, 2015

Cerner Corp., the electronic health-record system developer that was part of a winning team bidding on the huge military health system EHR contract, can go to work without the uncertainty posed by a bid protest.

Allscripts' preliminary Q2 revenue exceeds expectations

By Michael Sandler  |  July 17, 2015

Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, a Chicago-based electronic health-record vendor, expects record second-quarter bookings in a range of $255 million to $260 million. Bookings grew between 9% and 12% year over year and experienced an increase of 6% year-over-year growth.

Blog: Decision looms on mother lode of IT contracts

Blog: Decision looms on mother lode of IT contracts

By Joseph Conn  |  July 10, 2015

Does the $16.2 million contract for lab software awarded to Cerner Corp. by the U.S. Army mean Cerner has a leg up on the multibillion-dollar Defense Department's electronic health record contract, or does it mean the right hand doesn't know what the left hand is doing?

Blog: Cerner lands guppy, but big Defense IT fish is still out there

By Joseph Conn  |  July 08, 2015

Cerner Corp. announced Wednesday that the U.S. Army awarded it a $16.3 million contract for pathology department laboratory software. But Cerner and three others are vying for a much larger contract for an electronic health-record system across the Military Health System.

Allscripts buys 10% stake in NantHealth

Allscripts buys 10% stake in NantHealth

By Adam Rubenfire  |  July 01, 2015

Allscripts, a major EHR vendor, is furthering its relationship with Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong's NantHealth precision medicine startup, which plans to go public by year-end. The two companies hope to collaborate on a precision medicine platform for cancer care.

Allscripts narrows losses in first quarter

By Joseph Conn  |  May 08, 2015

While electronic health-record vendor Allscripts continues to fight for market share, it gained some ground in its battle against red ink, cutting its first-quarter losses in half despite a decline in revenue.

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