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About us

At Cerner, we’re continuously building on our foundation of intelligent solutions for the health care industry. Our technologies connect people and systems at more than 27,000 facilities worldwide, and our wide range of services support the clinical, financial and operational needs of organizations of every size.

Together with our clients, we are creating a future where the health care system works to improve the well-being of individuals and communities. By designing leading-edge health information technology, we offer strategies that enable organizations to know, manage and engage their populations. Our applications are developed with clinicians in mind so they can focus on people, not technology. And providers can manage their day-to-day revenue functions with our integrated clinical and financial systems. These helpful tools are designed to work for today and think for tomorrow.

From the beginning, we have innovated at the intersection of health care and information technology. Our mission remains to contribute to the systemic improvement of health care delivery and the health of communities.

Health care is too important to stay the same.™

Fast facts

Headquarters: North Kansas City, MO, USA

NASDAQ Symbol: CERN

2016 revenue: $4.8 billion

Cumulative R&D investment of over $5.6 billion

More than 26,000 Cerner associates based in 26 countries worldwide

Cerner solutions are contracted at more than 27,000 provider facilities in over 35 countries

“Cerner” comes from the Latin word meaning “to discern”