Orthopedic Group in New York to Improve Patient Care With Sectra Solutions
SHELTON, Connecticut, January 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –
Seven Hudson Valley locations of Orthopedic Associates of Dutchess County (OADC) are
now using PACS from the international medical imaging IT company, Sectra
[http://www.sectra.com/medical ] (STO: SECT B). This solution will assist the group to
improve patient care by providing specialized orthopedic tools integrated directly into
the PACS workflow.
“Sectra PACS has exceeded our expectations. The physicians have transitioned
seamlessly with no need to adjust patient schedules for training. Sectra worked closely
with our PACS Administrator, John Resch, and IT Director, Rob Wheeler, to ensure a smooth
go-live and robust network for years to come,” says Managing Partner, William Colman, MD.
With its specialized templating tools and vast library of digital templates, Sectra
PACS will allow OADC’s orthopedic surgeons to perform all their imaging, pre-operative
planning, and patient follow-up on one system.
“Our capabilities of image viewing, templating, and surgical planning provide a
complete solution for an orthopedic group,” says Sectra President of North America, Mikael
With more than 20 years in the business, Sectra develops and sells IT systems and
services for radiology, women’s health, orthopedics 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. Sectra’s
systems have been installed in North America, Scandinavia and most major countries in
Europe and the Far East. For more information, visit http://www.sectra.com
About Orthopedic Associates of Dutchess County
In business for over 40 years, Orthopedic Associates of Dutchess County offers
specialized services including sports medicine, joint replacement, adult & pediatric
fracture care, arthroscopic surgery, spine surgery, hand surgery, foot and ankle surgery,
trauma surgery, orthopedic oncology, pain management, chiropractic and rheumatology.
Diagnostic testing is quick and convenient with sophisticated in-house radiological
services including MRI, X-ray, and osteoporosis screening. Visit
Contact: Andrea Sowitch, Director of Marketing Sectra North America E-mail: Andrea.Sowitch@sectra.com Phone: +1-203-925-0899 ext 268 http://www.sectra.com/medical [http://www.futureproofpacs.com ]
SOURCE Sectra North America Inc