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Cerner’s Middle East Joint Venture Produces First Major Contract

King Saud University (KSU) and Cerner have signed a strategic collaboration in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to provide electronic health record (EHR) systems for two of KSU’s hospitals, King Khalid University Hospital (KKUH), a 950 bed hospital and King Abdulaziz University Hospital (KAUH), a 200-bed hospital. The first hospital called King Abdul-Aziz University Hospital (KAUH), originally founded in 1956, specializes in ENT and ophthalmology and has a diabetes center. The second hospital, King Khalid University Hospital (KKUH), is highly recognized, fully staffed and equipped acute care facility. Demonstrating how business gets done in the Middle East (for westerners), the contract was [...]