Misys Healthcare to merge with Allscripts
Raleigh News & Observer, March 18, 2008
Electronic medical-records systems developer Misys Healthcare Systems will merge Chicago-based rival Allscripts. The merger will create a company that will quickly become a leader in the medical software field, said Misys CEO Mike Lawrie. The combined company will have about 150,000 U.S. physicians and 700 hospitals as customers.