Melbourne, FL (PRWEB) February 25, 2011
CERTON MEDICAL has been awarded a contract to develop a comprehensive software package to automate several aspects of the manufacturing process for GE Healthcare Superconducting Magnets contained in their 1.5T and 3.0T Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) systems.
This software package will be utilized at GE Healthcare’s manufacturing facility in Florence, South Carolina. This software package will be accompanied by a set of Tool Operational Requirements (TOR) and managed within GE Healthcare’s configuration management system. The software package will automate several manual processes through multiple user-friendly Graphical User Interfaces (GUIs) used during the manufacturing process.
About GE Healthcare
GE Healthcare provides transformational medical technologies and services that are shaping a new age of patient care. Our broad expertise in medical imaging and information technologies, medical diagnostics, patient monitoring systems, drug discovery, biopharmaceutical manufacturing technologies, performance improvement and performance solutions services help our customers to deliver better care to more people around the world at a lower cost. In addition, we partner with health care leaders, striving to leverage the global policy change necessary to implement a successful shift to sustainable health care systems. Our "healthymagination" vision for the future invites the world to join us on our journey as we continuously develop innovations focused on reducing costs, increasing access and improving quality and efficiency around the world. Headquartered in the United Kingdom, GE Healthcare is a $17 billion unit of General Electric Company. Worldwide, GE Healthcare employs more than 46,000 people committed to serving health care professionals and their patients in more than 100 countries. For more information about GE Healthcare, visit our Web site at http://www.gehealthcare.com.
About CERTON MEDICAL
CERTON MEDICAL is a division of CERTON, Inc. CERTON MEDICAL specializes in Safety-Critical Systems Engineering Services, including Planning, Development, Verification & Validation, Project Governance, Tools, Automation, and Certification Approval of software controlled medical devices. Our knowledge and expertise in each phase of the product development life-cycle under the IEC-60601 and IEC-62304 standards will help you get your medical device to market within budget and on schedule. To learn more about CERTON MEDICAL, please visit their web site at http://www.CERTON.com/medical.