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Meeting Information

Meeting Type: Annual Meeting

For holders as of: March 26, 2018

Date: May 21, 2018

Time: 9:00 AM CDT

Location: Allscripts' Principal Offices

222 Merchandise Mart Plaza Suite 2024

Chicago, Illinois 60654



P.O. BOX 1342 BRENTWOOD, NY 11717


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Before You Vote

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Voting items

The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following:

1. Election of Directors


1A Mara G. Aspinall 1B Paul M. Black

1C P. Gregory Garrison 1D Jonathan J. Judge 1E Michael A. Klayko 1F Yancey L. Spruill 1G Dave B. Stevens

1H David D. Stevens

The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR proposals 2, 3 and 4.

2.To approve an amendment and restatement of the Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. Employee Stock Purchase Plan.

3.To ratify the appointment of Grant Thornton LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2018.

4.To approve, on an advisory basis, the Company's named executive officer compensation.

NOTE: Such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment thereof.

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