“Cerner Corporation announced today a definitive agreement to acquire AbleVets—a strategic IT consulting and engineering firm—as a wholly-owned subsidiary. The acquisition of the Washington, DC area-based company will provide Cerner even greater scale and technical expertise in designing and implementing modernization solutions, particularly in the federal space. The companies expect to complete the transaction in the fourth quarter…”
“Cerner brings a high caliber of talent to support our federal clients. The company leverages internal expertise, innovative partners and with the AbleVets acquisition, external talent to fortify its implementation of the program…”
Source: Cerner to Acquire AbleVets Further Expanding Strategic and Technical Expertise in U.S. Federal Health Market, October 18, 2019. Cerner.
G2X TAKE: Big news out this morning as this global supplier of health information technology solutions and the Prime vendor selected to lead the $16B Electronic Health Records (EHR) Modernization (EHRM) initiative announced they have a definitive agreement in place to acquire AbleVets, one of the core team members identified as a partner to provide experience and expertise to Veterans Affairs in support of their implementation efforts for this important and extremely high-profile initiative.