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Imaging Group in Southern California Improves Radiology Services With Regional IT Solution From Sectra

January 14, 2013

SHELTON, Connecticut, January 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

Six San Diego County locations of Valley Radiology Consultants are now using PACS, RIS
and Breast Imaging PACS from the international medical imaging IT company, Sectra
[http://www.sectra.com/medical ] (STO: SECT B). These integrated IT solutions will assist
the group to improve workflow, report turnaround and service to its referring physician

“We selected Sectra’s products to help us meet meaningful use objectives, gain a
competitive advantage and support our future growth,” says Chief Executive Officer, Robert

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Sectra PACS allows reading from any site, regardless of imaging location, and provides
referring physicians the ability to view images and reports on their tablet devices.
Sectra RIS, a CCHIT(R) certified EHR module, is designed to grow with Valley Radiology
Consultants as they expand their practice and allows them to qualify for funding by
supporting the Stage 1 meaningful use measures in the US. Sectra Breast Imaging PACS
enables radiologists to efficiently review all modalities from the same workstation, while
taking advantage of important features such as breast density measurement.

“With our focus on providing a competitive advantage by meeting and exceeding the
requirements of the referring physicians, we are excited to watch the success of Valley
Radiology for the long-term,” says President of Sectra North America, Mikael Anden.

About Sectra

With more than 20 years in the business, 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. 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 Valley Radiology Consultants

Established in 1971, Valley Radiology Consultants offers an advanced array of
diagnostic imaging and pain management services through our six locations in San Diego
County. Our board certified radiologists are accompanied by technologists and support
staff committed to providing patients with high-quality care. Visit


        Andrea Sowitch, Director of Marketing
        Sectra North America
        E-mail: Andrea.Sowitch@sectra.com
        Phone: +1-203-925-0899 ext 268




SOURCE Sectra North America Inc

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