Shares of Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) ended Friday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.75 points or -1.19% at $62.02 with 3.75 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $62.80, the shares hit an intraday low of $61.82 and an intraday high of $62.82 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $20.69 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 337.71 million shares.
On Sept. 07, 2016 The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (LACDHS), in collaboration with the California PRIME Project (1115 MediCal waiver), has expanded its relationship with Cerner, a global leader in health care technology, to implement its population health management platform, HealtheIntentSM. LACDHS is Cerner’s 100th HealtheIntent client.
HealtheIntent is a source-agnostic, near real-time population health management platform designed to aggregate and normalize data from multiple sources. The platform is designed to enable thousands of LACDHS clinicians to make more informed decisions by providing a comprehensive profile of an individual and the entire population. This comprehensive profile can be used to proactively identify gaps in care and analyze population and enterprise data through use of HealtheRegistriesSM and HealtheEDWSM, Cerner’s registries and scorecards and enterprise data warehouse solutions.
“Our goal is to improve the health of the community that DHS serves, moving it to the highest standard possible,” said Dr. Robert Bart, chief medical information officer, LACDHS. “Cerner has established a standardized and integrated countywide EHR system to support the delivery of high-quality care, and we’re confident that the addition of Cerner’s population health management expertise will help us continue to reach our goals.”
Cerner is the EHR supplier for the county’s four acute centers – Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center, Olive View-UCLA Medical Center and Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center – as well as for multiple health centers that are composed of hundreds of outpatient clinics. Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center is one of the largest and busiest emergency departments in the country.
“Cerner is honored to help LA County’s Department of Health Services, a very robust government health organization that serves a vast community, manage the health of its population,” said Zane Burke, president of Cerner. “We’re excited to continue our relationship through the implementation of our population health management platform to deliver deeper insights and more impactful outcomes.”
Shares of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) ended Friday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.48 points or -0.58% at $82.89 with 3.73 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $83.26, the shares hit an intraday low of $82.16 and an intraday high of $83.36 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $24.79 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 300.76 million shares.
Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) on September 13, 2016 announced that The Sims™ 4 City Living Expansion Pack* is coming to PC and Mac November 1st, 2016.
“City Living will be one of the most immersive packs we’ve ever undertaken, giving players a fresh take on what can happen when these suburban Sims are now living in the city,” said Lyndsay Pearson, Sr. Producer on The Sims. “Over the past two years Maxis has released more than 20 free updates and 13 packs for all our players to enjoy, and prides itself on listening to our fans and constantly providing them with content that empowers them to play with The Sims™4 in fresh, new ways.”
Developed by Maxis, City Living will expand the The Sims™4 with a new world for Sims to explore. Players can discover everything the bustling city of San Myshuno has to offer, from the noisy neighbors and landlords that come only with apartment living, to exotic flavors and new destinations Sims can find just outside their door.
Players can help their Sims work their way up from a starter apartment to a penthouse, while trying one of three new metropolitan-themed careers, including Politician. Visit or live in one of the four unique neighborhoods, join in a series of dynamic street festivals, and rock out at the new Karaoke bar. Not to mention, Sims can also enjoy new activities at home or out on the town, ranging from playing with a new video game console, to mural painting, basketball, and more!