47 OTHER MATTERS As of the date of this Proxy Statement, the Board of Directors of the Company does not know of any business which will be presented for consideration at the Annual Meeting other than that specified herein and in the Notice of Annual Meeting of Stockholders, but if other matters are properly presented, it is the intention of the persons designated as proxies to vote in accordance with their judgment on such matters. DEADLINE FOR STOCKHOLDER PROPOSALS In order for a proposal by a stockholder of the Company to be eligible to be included in the proxy statement and proxy form for the 2019 Annual Meeting of Stockholders pursuant to the proposal process mandated by SEC Rule 14a-8, the proposal must be received by the Company’s Corporate Secretary at Computer Programs and Systems, Inc., 6600 Wall Street, Mobile, Alabama 36695, on or before November 16, 2018. If the date of the 2019 Annual Meeting changes by more than 30 days from April 30, 2019, then the deadline to submit stockholder proposals for inclusion in the proxy statement for the 2019 Annual Meeting will be a reasonable time before the Company begins to print and mail its proxy materials for the 2019 Annual Meeting. The Company will determine whether to include a proposal in the 2019 proxy statement in accordance with the SEC rules governing the solicitation of proxies. If a stockholder proposal is submitted outside the proposal process mandated by SEC Rule 14a-8, and is submitted instead under the Company’s advance notice Bylaw provision (Section 1.13 of the Bylaws), the proposal must be received by the Company’s Corporate Secretary at Computer Programs and Systems, Inc., 6600 Wall Street, Mobile, Alabama 36695 not earlier than December 31, 2018 nor later than January 30, 2019, together with the necessary supporting documentation required under that Bylaw provision. If the date of the 2019 Annual Meeting is advanced by more than 30 days or is delayed by more than 70 days from April 30, 2019, then to be timely the nomination or proposal must be received by the Company no earlier than the 120 th day prior to the 2019 Annual Meeting and no later than the close of business on the later of the 90 th day prior to the meeting and the 10 th day following the day on which public announcement of the date of the 2019 Annual Meeting is first made. A COPY OF OUR 2017 ANNUAL REPORT TO STOCKHOLDERS, WHICH INCLUDES OUR FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND FINANCIAL STATEMENT SCHEDULES, IS ENCLOSED WITH THIS PROXY STATEMENT. IF THE ANNUAL REPORT IS NOT INCLUDED, PLEASE NOTIFY US IN WRITING AT COMPUTER PROGRAMS AND SYSTEMS, INC., ATTENTION: DAVID A. DYE, 6600 WALL STREET, MOBILE, ALABAMA 36695.