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Cerner Corporation

Cerner Corporation

(816) 221-1024

Cerner Corporation

38 years in business
2800 Rockcreek Pkwy
Kansas City, MO 64117-2521
Fax Numbers
  • (816) 474-1742
Additional Phone Numbers
  • (816) 201-2441
  • (816) 201-2210
  • (816) 201-3684
  • (866) 221-8877
BBB File Opened: 08/03/1999
Business Started: 01/01/1979
Business Started Locally: 01/01/1979
Business Incorporated: 10/06/1986 in DE
Type of Entity
Business Management
  • Mr. Cliff Illig, Chairperson
  • Michael Godfrey, Enterprise Security
Contact Information
  • Customer Service: Ms. Alissa Walters, Client Experience
Business Category
  • Health & Medical - General
  • Computer Software Publishers & Developers
  • Business Services - General

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Development and maintenance of computer systems for hospitals. The company helps with technical management support for hospitals around the world. Cerner corporation maintains offices, in addition to its headquarters in Kansas City, MO., in Detroit, MI., Washington DC, Australia and Saudi Arabia. Cerner also maintains a Vision Center in London (Ontario, Canada) in cooperation with the London Health Sciences Centre. The company's core software is called "Health Network Architecture", which allows each participating facility within a healthcare enterprise to access an individual's clinical record at the point of care. The system makes patients' individual records a part of an integrated system for any health care facility to assist physicians, nurses, laboratory technicians, and records keepers. Cerner Corporation owns or has interests in the following entities: Synetic, Inc., Elmwood, N.J., Multum Information Systems, Mitch Cooper & Associates, Health Network Ventures, Citation Computer Systems, Inc., First Consulting Group, and ADAC Laboratories Health Care Information Systems, among others. Cerner corporation was founded in 1979 by Neal Patterson, Clifford Illig and Paul Gorup, all professonal computer consultants. The company went public in 1986. Patterson is currently listed as Cchairman/CEO, and Mr. Illig is Vice-Chairman. Earl H. (Trace) Devanny III, is President. Cerner Corporation employs nearly 7300 persons locally, nationally and internationally. It is listed on NASDAQ. Its stock symbol is CERN. E-mail Website-

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Cerner Corporation

Cerner Corporation


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