Sectra wins PACS order at Virginia radiology group
Shelton, CT – April 5, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (STO: SECT B) will install its enterprise imaging PACS at Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg (RAF) in Virginia. The Sectra solution will offer scalability for growth and provide advanced analysis tools for the reading radiologists.
RAF currently provides radiology services to five outpatient imaging centers, two hospitals, and several outpatient medical practices, including its own Interventional Radiology and Vascular Center. Sectra PACS provides a single platform for all clinicians at RAF to access patient images and information which enables improved efficiencies for image review and collaboration.
“The scalability and enterprise management that the Sectra solution offers is of great importance to us and the future of our practice,” says Edwin W. Swager, Chief Executive Officer at Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg. “It was also important to choose a future-proof vendor. Sectra’s VNA design and record of demonstrated excellent customer support, high system uptimes and continuous improvements of clinical imaging workflows are good examples of that.”
In addition to the enterprise imaging PACS, the five-year agreement encompasses breast imaging, 3D vessel analysis, lesion tracking as well as teaching file software and a business analytics package.
For further information, please contact:
Dr. Torbjörn Kronander, CEO and President Sectra AB, 46 (0) 705 23 52 27
Andrea Sowitch, Vice President of Marketing, Sectra Inc, 203 925 0899 ext. 268
Sectra assists hospitals throughout the world to enhance the efficiency of care, and authorities and defense forces in Europe to protect society’s most sensitive information. Thereby, Sectra contributes to a healthier and safer society. The company was founded in 1978, has its head office in Linköping, Sweden, with subsidiaries in 16 countries, and operates through partners worldwide. Sales in the 2016/2017 fiscal year totaled SEK 1,141 million. The Sectra share is quoted on the Nasdaq Stockholm exchange. For more information, visit www.sectra.com
In the medical market, Sectra develops and sells IT solutions for the management and communication of all types of medical images—primarily in radiology, mammography, pathology, cardiology and orthopaedics, as well as other departments where medical images are used. Sectra has a strategic focus on making cancer care more efficient. More than 1,700 hospitals, clinics and imaging centers worldwide use Sectra’s systems daily. This makes Sectra one of the world’s leading providers of IT solutions for managing medical images and patient information. The company commands a market-leading position in Sweden, Norway, the Netherlands and Portugal, holds a prominent position in the UK and is growing in the US. Sectra has delivered some of the largest installations of medical IT systems worldwide and its systems have been installed in North America, Scandinavia and most major countries in Europe and the Far East.