October 28, 2008
DR Systems Lands Five New Contracts Worth $2.5 Million
DR Systems, makers of the Unity(TM) RIS/PACS, today announced five new contracts with healthcare facilities, totaling approximately $2.55 million. The five new facilities with which DR has contracts are:
-- Mid-Columbia Medical Center-- Millcreek Community Hospital
-- Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital at Jeannette
-- Corvallis Clinic
-- Windsong Radiology at Hamburg
The largest contract was for more than $942,000, with the smallest contract at about $212,000. This range reflects the scalable nature of DR Systems' RIS/PACS. The company's integrated solution provides healthcare institutions with the most comprehensive workflow automation - along with world-class service for enterprise-wide medical imaging and information management.
About the Healthcare Facilities
-- Mid-Columbia Medical Center (The Dalles, Ore.) is equipped with the latest technologies for diagnosis and healing and a comprehensive menu of traditional hospital services and programs. It has adopted a far broader definition of health intended to address patients' emotional, spiritual, intellectual and environmental concerns in addition to their physical needs. www.mcmc.net
-- Millcreek Community Hospital (Erie, Penn.) was founded as Erie Osteopathic Hospital in 1950. The holistic philosophy of osteopathy continues to inform the hospital's approach to patient care today. The hospital changed its name to Millcreek Community Hospital in 1981, reflecting a closer identity with Millcreek Township, where it moved in 1958. The hospital has 83 certified beds. www.millcreekcommunityhospital.com
-- Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital at Jeannette (Jeannette, Penn.) is a 102-licensed-bed acute care facility. An extension of Excela Health's Westmoreland Hospital, the Jeannette campus is the newest partner in providing healthcare to Pennsylvania's Westmoreland County. The hospital also is the site of Excela Health's inpatient 10-bed Hospice Unit. www.excelahealth.org
-- Corvallis Clinic (Corvallis, Ore.) was founded in 1947. It is the largest and most comprehensive multi-specialty medical group serving families in Oregon's Linn, Benton and Lincoln counties. www.corvallisclinic.com
-- Windsong Radiology at Hamburg (Hamburg, N.Y.) serves the western New York region, providing a full range of diagnostic imaging services, including mammography, ultrasound, bone density, X-ray, CT, MRI, nuclear medicine and western New York's first PET/CT scanner for cancer imaging. The group practice is also the American College of Radiology's first Breast Imaging Center of Excellence in western New York. www.windsongradiology.com
About DR Systems
DR Systems, Inc. is the leading independent provider of medical imaging and information systems for diagnostic imaging centers and hospitals. For more than 15 years, the company has helped more than 500 hospitals and imaging center sites improve the management of patient information, eliminate film costs, and increase workflow speed, while providing better clinical quality and patient care.
The DR Systems PACS was ranked by KLAS(R) as the leading PACS in the "Top 20: 2007 Best in KLAS Report" published in December 2007. For the second year in a row, DR Systems Unity PACS was ranked higher than all other PACS providers including Carestream, McKesson, GE Medical Systems, Siemens and Agfa.
The Unity RIS/PACS integrates numerous tools to improve financial performance and productivity, including: Web-based scheduling, image, report and audio clip distribution; patented, automated hanging protocols for radiologists; and the report format preferences of individual referring physicians.
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