Cerner Positioned as a ''Leader'' in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise EHR Systems
March 23, 2015
Cerner positioned the furthest for “completeness of vision”
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — March 23, 2015 — Cerner Corp., a U.S. leader in health care technology, today announced that Gartner, Inc. has positioned Cerner’s Millennium® as a “Leader” in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise EHR Systems report by Dr. Thomas J. Handler published on March 16. This is Cerner’s fourth straight year positioned as a “Leader.”
“We believe Gartner’s recognition of Cerner’s vision and market strength is further indication of our commitment to shaping the future of health care by ensuring providers have the right information for the right patient at the right time,” said Zane Burke, president of Cerner.
Cerner is also positioned the furthest for Completeness of Vision. The study presents results of Gartner’s updated evaluation of international vendors of integrated enterprise EHR systems. The report evaluated five IT vendors on a number of competitive areas, including Market Understanding, Business Model, Innovation and strategies for marketing, sales, offering, and geography.
Gartner defines “an enterprise EHR system as an integrated, not interfaced, point-of-care system that provides functionality for an acute care facility, including medical/surgical wards, the emergency department, intensive care unit, surgical theaters and labor and delivery systems – and attached ambulatory/outpatient clinics and owned practices.”
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