Shares of Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:MDRX) ended Monday session in red green amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.18 points or -1.36% at $13.07 with 1.87 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $13.15, the shares hit an intraday low of $13.00 and an intraday high of $13.15 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $2.42 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 186.56 million shares.
On Sept. 13, 2016 Wise Health System has selected Allscripts (MDRX) Sunrise™ and CareInMotion™ as it strengthens its focus on population health and transitions to a new model of integrated care.
Wise Health System, located in Texas, provides inpatient and outpatient services to 79 service locations in eight counties, including hospitals, primary care and specialty clinics, physical therapy and rehabilitation centers, imaging centers, and bariatric surgery program offices. With more than 1,500 employees and growing, the healthcare system continues to be the largest employer in Wise County.
“As Wise Health System focuses on and expands its electronic health record capabilities and population health initiatives, we wanted to select a stable, reliable, yet innovative set of solutions for our future,” said Wise Health System CEO Stephen Summers, FACHE, CPA. “Allscripts, following a comprehensive review by our staff, was selected as the clear choice for the enterprise system of our future and is fully expected to allow Wise Health to provide the best possible care for our patients as we grow in terms of both, our area coverage and the level of services we offer.”
Shares of Polycom Inc (NASDAQ:PLCM) ended Monday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.01 points or -0.08% at $12.47 with 1.87 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $12.47, the shares hit an intraday low of $12.47 and an intraday high of $12.48 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $1.69 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 135.81 million shares.
On September 26, 2016 Polycom, Inc. (PLCM) is extending the familiar Skype for Business user experience by announcing that the Polycom Group Series video endpoints will include the Skype for Business User Interface. In addition to announcement, Polycom is also extending the Skype for Business user interface to popular voice solutions, including the Polycom VVX 500 and 600 Series Business Media phones and the Polycom® RealPresence Trio conference phone™.
Many organizations are wanting to move to one interface for collaboration tools to make it easy for users to join calls from any endpoint or software application. Consistency of scheduling, joining and managing a collaboration session is critical to driving user adoption. Polycom is making this a reality by extending the easy to use Skype for Business experience beyond the desktop and mobile applications to popular voice and video solutions used in conference rooms and offices of all sizes. Customers can now seamlessly schedule, dial and join a Skype for Business call from a greater number of solutions providing one extended Skype for Business experience.
“Many organizations across the globe are moving toward consolidating their UC environments into a single interface to drive a consistent user experience and ease of use,” says Irwin Lazar, Vice President and Service Director, Nemertes Research. “The desire to enable a consistent method of scheduling collaboration sessions and a single-click to join meetings from any application and any location is a top priority. Polycom’s Group Series, VVX phones, and RealPresence Trio conference phone solutions with a familiar Skype for Business user interface will enable an integrated meeting experience, and improved collaboration for Skype for Business customers.”