Misys Healthcare Systems has selected Microsoft Corp as the charter winner of Misys’ annual “Peak Performance Partner Award.” The award represents advances Microsoft is making in working with Misys to improve patient care by offering essential technology products as a complete package.

Misys develops and supports reliable, easy-to-use software and services that enable physicians and caregivers to more easily manage the complexities of health care. Misys implemented the “Peak Performance Partner Award” and vendor rating system to foster more strategic relationships, stimulate healthy competition, and recognize the achievements of Misys’ top suppliers and business partners.

Misys selected Microsoft from among Misys’ top strategic alliance partners, which were evaluated in the categories of customer service, quality, delivery, technology, growth, cost, and profitability. The award recognizes Microsoft as a Misys strategic partner in the movement to improve patient care through advanced technology solutions.