Cerner http://kcur.org en Cerner Teams Up To Bid On $11 Billion Defense Department Contract http://kcur.org/post/cerner-teams-bid-11-billion-defense-department-contract <p>Cerner Corp. has teamed up with two other government contractors to bid on an estimated $11 billion electronic health-record system for the Defense Department, according to Modern Healthcare magazine.</p><p>The publication reports that the Kansas City-based healthcare information technology company has formed an alliance with Leidos and Accenture Federal Services to bid on the 10-year contract for the department’s health system.</p><p>The system includes 56 hospitals and about 360 clinics serving 9.6 million beneficiaries and clinical information systems, according to Modern Healthcare.</p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:22:17 +0000 Dan Margolies 58039 at http://kcur.org Cerner Teams Up To Bid On $11 Billion Defense Department Contract Bannister Rebirth By Cerner On 2.5 Year Schedule http://kcur.org/post/bannister-rebirth-cerner-25-year-schedule <p></p><p>Visible occupancy of the new Cerner office complex in southeast Kansas City&nbsp; will appear by late 2016.</p><p>The timetable was laid out by executives of the medical information giant, the Mayor and Missouri’s governor.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>The numbers include &nbsp;240 acres on site of the old Bannister Mall.</p><p>A $4.3 billion dollar development capable of eventually handling 15 ,000 new jobs.</p><p>Fifteen hundred jobs will be available early-on, according to Cerner&nbsp;president&nbsp;Zane Burke.</p> Sat, 18 Jan 2014 12:15:06 +0000 Dan Verbeck 49945 at http://kcur.org Bannister Rebirth By Cerner On 2.5 Year Schedule Bannister Mall Project To Get Combined $1.6 Billion In Incentives From City, State http://kcur.org/post/bannister-mall-project-get-combined-16-billion-incentives-city-state <p></p><p>Big plans for the Bannister Mall area got final approval from the city council Thursday.</p><p>Cerner Corporation gets big incentives for its $4.5 billion Bannister area redevelopment project. Tax incentives from the city and the state of Missouri total $1.63 billion.</p><p>Too much in tax breaks? Councilman Scott Taylor didn&#39;t think so.</p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 07:01:22 +0000 Steve Bell 45049 at http://kcur.org Bannister Mall Project To Get Combined $1.6 Billion In Incentives From City, State Bannister Redevelopment Continues To Advance http://kcur.org/post/bannister-redevelopment-continues-advance <p></p><p></p><p>Plans for redevelopment of the old Bannister Mall area are moving ahead. A City Council committee heard a very optimistic report Wednesday.</p><p>The committee that handles economic development approved the city's application for nearly $11 million in state tax breaks for the developer, Cerner Corporation.</p><p>Councilman John Sharp told the committee that the state development finance board has already approved the incentives and signs of activity will be seen soon.</p> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 06:47:14 +0000 Steve Bell 41988 at http://kcur.org Bannister Redevelopment Continues To Advance KC Company Leads Technology Shift In Health Care http://kcur.org/post/kc-company-leads-technology-shift-health-care <p>The U.S. health system is undergoing a major technological shift right now. Some equate it to finally catching up to where the banking and airline industries have been for years.</p><p>It’s no small change, either.</p><p>Think about it, moving all those doctors’ notes into the digital realm, and then figuring out how use that data to make better health care decisions.</p><p>At the center of this shift is a company based in Kansas City called Cerner. Founded in 1979, Cerner has become one of the nation’s biggest players in health technology.</p><p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 20:24:45 +0000 Elana Gordon 38137 at http://kcur.org KC Company Leads Technology Shift In Health Care Cerner Projects Massive Growth Over Next Decade http://kcur.org/post/cerner-projects-massive-growth-over-next-decade <p>Cerner, the $2.2 billion local medical software company that <a href="http://kcur.org/post/cerner-sees-record-growth">experienced record growth</a> last year, now says it expects revenues to more than double, or triple, over the next decade.&nbsp; Fri, 18 May 2012 23:09:37 +0000 Elana Gordon 17949 at http://kcur.org Cerner Projects Massive Growth Over Next Decade Medical Software Giant Expands In KCK http://kcur.org/post/medical-software-giant-expands-kck <p>Construction is now underway at Cerner&rsquo;s new campus near the Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan. Once completed, the $190 million development will contain two nine-story buildings on a 660,000 square-foot campus and employ thousands of people. Wed, 25 Apr 2012 18:11:46 +0000 Elana Gordon 16569 at http://kcur.org Medical Software Giant Expands In KCK Top Of The Morning News: Wednesday, February 8, 2012 http://kcur.org/post/top-morning-news-wednesday-february-8-2012 <p>A daily digest of headlines from KCUR.</p> <p> Santorum Gains Win And Momentum In Missouri<br /> Cerner Logs Record Growth<br /> Nixon Eases Higher Education Cuts<br /> Kansas Democrats Vow To Fight For Veterans’ Services<br /> Missouri House OKs Voter Photo ID Requirement</p> Wed, 08 Feb 2012 13:31:17 +0000 Maria Carter 12148 at http://kcur.org Cerner Sees Record Growth http://kcur.org/post/cerner-sees-record-growth <p>2011 was a big year for Cerner. The North Kansas City-based health IT company, which employs more than 6,000 people in the region, brought in record profits and sales, according its year-end earnings report released today.</p> Wed, 08 Feb 2012 03:07:12 +0000 Elana Gordon 12122 at http://kcur.org Cerner Sees Record Growth