Sectra chosen as preferred supplier by British hospital consortium

Today, the Salisbury, Wight and South Hampshire Domain NHS Trust (SWASH) consortium in the UK has announced that it has chosen Sectra as one of the preferred suppliers in the consortium’s investments to improve radiology patient information flow around the region.

A long with Sectra (Picture Archiving and Communication System), Philips (Vendor Neutral Archive, Hosting and Data Sharing) and the British vendor HSS (Radiology Information System) are among the preferred suppliers. For further information, please see the press release from SWASH.

When the contract is signed, Sectra will publish further information about the deal.

The information in this press release is such that Sectra AB (publ) is obligated to disclose in compliance with the Swedish Securities and Clearing Operations Act. The information was submitted for publication on December 11, 2012 at 22.30 p.m. (CET).

For further information, please contact:
Dr. Torbjörn Kronander, CEO and President, Sectra  AB, 46 705 23 52 27
Marie Ekström, Executive Vice President, Sectra Medical Systems, 46 (0)708 23 56 10
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Press room: www.sectra.com/medical/press

About Sectra
 Sectra develops and sells IT systems and services for radiology, women’s health, orthopaedics and rheumatology. More than 1,400 hospitals, clinics and imaging centers worldwide use the systems daily, together performing over 70 million radiology examinations annually. This makes Sectra one of the world-leading companies within systems for handling digital radiology images. In Scandinavia, Sectra is the market leader with more than 50% of all film-free installations. Sectra’s systems have been installed in North America, Scandinavia and most major countries in Europe and the Far East.

Sectra was founded in 1978 and has its roots in Linköping University in Sweden. The company’s business operation includes cutting-edge products and services within the niche segments of medical systems and secure communication systems. Sectra has offices in 12 countries and operates through partners worldwide. Sales in the 2011/2012 fiscal year totaled SEK 823 million. The Sectra share is quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Stockholm AB exchange. For more information, visit www.sectra.com

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Sectra's business operations include cutting-edge products and services within the niche segments of medical IT systems and secure communication. Sectra has offices in 12 countries and operates through partners worldwide. The company was founded in 1978 and has its roots in Linköping University in Sweden. The Sectra share is quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Stockholm AB exchange. For more information, visit http://www.sectra.com