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Vocera Communications provides mobile communication solutions for hospital staff and mobile workers across diverse enterprise organizations. The Company helps customers improve patient safety and satisfaction, and increase hospital efficiency and productivity through Voice Communication solution, Secure Messaging applications, and Care Transition solutions. Endorsed by the American Hospital Association, the Vocera solutions are installed in hospitals and healthcare facilities worldwide.
TypePublic
Founded2000
HQSan Jose, US
Websitevocera.com
Employee Ratings3.4

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)665(+6%)
Job Openings13
Revenue (FY, 2019)$180.5 M
Share Price (May 2020)$18.9 (-2%)

Key People/Management at Vocera

Brent D. Lang

Brent D. Lang

Chairman and CEO
Liz Boehm

Liz Boehm

Research Director
Mike Burkland

Mike Burkland

Board Member
Rj Salus

Rj Salus

Executive Director
Justin Spencer

Justin Spencer

Chief Financial Officer
Paul Johnson

Paul Johnson

Executive Vice President, Sales and Services
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Vocera Office Locations

Vocera has offices in San Jose, Fort Wayne, Knoxville, San Francisco and in 5 other locations
San Jose, US (HQ)
525 Race St
Fort Wayne, US
1950 W Cook Rd
Knoxville, US
123 Center Park Dr #222
San Francisco, US
One Embarcadero Center, 1 Embarcadero Center #1310, San Francisco
Hamilton, AU
371 MacArthur Ave
Toronto, CA
8 Market Street, Suite 300
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Vocera Financials and Metrics

Vocera Revenue

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Vocera's revenue was reported to be $180.50 m in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

40.7m

Gross profit (Q1, 2020)

23.8m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2020), %

58.5%

Net income (Q1, 2020)

(10.5m)

EBIT (Q1, 2020)

(8.6m)

Market capitalization (22-May-2020)

606.3m

Closing stock price (22-May-2020)

18.9

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

31.1m

EV

698.2m
Vocera's current market capitalization is $606.3 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

102.5m95.4m104.1m127.7m162.5m179.6m180.5m

Revenue growth, %

(7%)9%23%27%11%

Cost of goods sold

38.3m37.2m39.5m49.1m64.9m67.7m71.4m

Gross profit

64.2m58.2m64.6m78.6m97.6m111.9m109.1m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

39.7m22.6m20.6m35.0m28.7m34.3m25.7m

Accounts Receivable

23.5m18.0m22.6m24.1m35.1m40.1m42.5m

Prepaid Expenses

1.9m2.0m2.2m3.4m4.0m4.7m5.1m

Inventories

5.7m3.5m2.7m4.6m2.8m4.4m4.6m
USDY, 2020

EV/EBIT

-81.2 x

EV/CFO

123.7 x

Financial Leverage

2.3 x
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Vocera Operating Metrics

Vocera's Backlog was reported to be $69.5m in FY, 2016.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Hospitals

970 1.04 k1.15 k1.40 k

Backlog

$24.40 m$33.10 m$58.20 m$69.50 m

Twelve-Month Backlog

$3.80 m$3.10 m$28.70 m$31.10 m

Integrations

60 70 120
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Vocera Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Extension HealthcareOctober 28, 2016$55 m
mVisumJanuary 14, 2014
Wallace WirelessJanuary 10, 2011
Extension, LLC
Vocera Canada, Ltd.
Vocera Communications Australia Pty Ltd.
Vocera Communications India Private Limited
Vocera Communications Middle East FZ LLC
Vocera Communications UK Ltd.

Vocera Revenue Breakdown

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Vocera revenue breakdown by business segment: 55.3% from Product and 44.7% from Service

Vocera Online and Social Media Presence

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Vocera Company Culture

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    100/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    100/100

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Vocera News and Updates

Vocera to unveil ambient voice listening tech at HIMSS20

Caregivers with the clinical communications vendor’s Smartbadge can say “Hey, Vocera,” to initiate calls, voice messages, responses to events and alerts, or broadcasts to care teams or rapid response teams.

Imprivata, Vocera collaborate on mobile device authentication

The companies are combining Imprivata's Mobile Device Access technology with the Vocera Collaboration Suite, which can offer faster and more authentication across workstations, virtual desktops and mobile devices.

Vocera CEO Brent D. Lang Accepted into Forbes Technology Council

Forbes Technology Council Is an Invitation-Only Community for World-Class CIOs, CTOs, and Technology Executives.read more

New Report: Vocera and Definitive Healthcare Examine Symptoms of Cognitive Overload

SAN JOSE, Calif. SAN JOSE, Calif.--( )-- Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCRA), a recognized leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, will release a research report in conjunction with the research services group of HIMSS Analytics, now Definitive Healthcare, about the impact of co…

Vocera stock plunges nearly 20% after weak forecast

Vocera Communications Inc. shares plummeted in after-hours trading Thursday following an earnings report that predicted a large decline in the first quarter and slowing growth for the full year. The company, which provides mobile communications systems for hospitals and was valued at more than $1.2…

Vocera to focus on clinician well-being and IT interoperability at HIMSS19

Technology can help keep care team members from burning out, but it has to be interoperable, says the company’s CEO.
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Vocera Blogs

Vocera Offers Solutions to Support Nurse Healing During and After COVID-19 Crisis

Vocera Offers Solutions to Support Nurse Healing During and After COVID-19 CrisisAnonymous (not verified) Wed, 05/13/2020 - 05:05 Wed, 05/13/2020 - 12:00 New CNO Perspective Report Outlines 3-Point Strategy to Help Strengthen Resiliency …

Nurses Have Stepped Up. Now It’s Time to Support Them

Nurses Have Stepped Up. Now It’s Time to Support Them alexander.fountain Mon, 05/11/2020 - 10:41 3-Point Strategy to Help Strengthen Nurses’ Resiliency Around the world, we’re sorting through the lessons to be learned from the COVID-19 crisis. Now is the time to …

Share and Connect

Share and Connect kalyani Fri, 05/08/2020 - 14:19 Share and Connect We Want to Hear Your Voice …

Vocera Announces New Platform Enhancements to Improve Patient, Staff Experience

Vocera Announces New Platform Enhancements to Improve Patient, Staff Experience dev Wed, 06/12/2019 - 15:35 Care Experience solution now uses AI to provide valuable sentiment analysis Wed, 06/12/2019 - 12:00 SAN …

Steve Tyler

Steve Tyler dgeeks Thu, 06/06/2019 - 03:46 Steve Tyler is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Vocera. Prior to his role at Vocera, Mr. Tyler was the co-founder and CTO of Extension Healthcare, which was acquired by Vocera in October 2016. Mr. Tyler…

Beyond the Electronic Health Record: Human-Centered Design to Reduce Clinicians’ Cognitive Burden

Beyond the Electronic Health Record: Human-Centered Design to Reduce Clinicians’ Cognitive Burden dgeeks Thu, 06/06/2019 - 02:54 The article Death by a Thousand Clicks: Where Electronic Health Records Went Wrong is a joint investigation by Fortune an…
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Vocera Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Vocera founded?

    Vocera was founded in 2000.

  • Who are Vocera key executives?

    Vocera's key executives are Brent D. Lang, Liz Boehm and Mike Burkland.

  • How many employees does Vocera have?

    Vocera has 665 employees.

  • What is Vocera revenue?

    Latest Vocera annual revenue is $180.5 m.

  • What is Vocera revenue per employee?

    Latest Vocera revenue per employee is $271.4 k.

  • Who are Vocera competitors?

    Competitors of Vocera include COFIDE, iQsim and Huaptec.

  • Where is Vocera headquarters?

    Vocera headquarters is located at 525 Race St, San Jose.

  • Where are Vocera offices?

    Vocera has offices in San Jose, Fort Wayne, Knoxville, San Francisco and in 5 other locations.

  • How many offices does Vocera have?

    Vocera has 9 offices.