Through this relationship with Compressus, we will be able to help healthcare IT organizations realize the promised benefits of their imaging, connectivity and patient information management platforms
Bloomfield Hills, MI (PRWEB) December 3, 2008
Logicalis, an international provider of high-performance technology, has announced a strategic relationship with Compressus, a medical software company, to provide the expertise and technology necessary to support the rapid and successful deployment of Compressus' award winning imaging management and routing software. In today's healthcare environment increasing patient safety, efficiently engaging specialists and reducing enterprise costs is not a choice but a requirement. The combination of Compressus' MEDxConnect™ interoperability software and Logicalis' infrastructure expertise delivers an environment where healthcare professionals can index, integrate and route relevant patient medical information to other affiliated healthcare professionals in real-time. Through this relationship, the two companies will provide a consultative resource and a software platform to support these requirements. Healthcare organization customers will have a rapid and assured infrastructure specification and deployment through Logicalis when acquiring Compressus' software.
Compressus has many healthcare customer installations for its MEDxConnect technology, which provides affordable, seamless connectivity and interoperability between diagnostic acquisition devices, Healthcare Information Systems (HIS), Radiology Information Systems (RIS), Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS), and their related information systems.
Logicalis has over 6,500 customers including many of the world's leading healthcare organizations and specializes in the design, deployment, management, and support of high performance IT environments.
"Through this relationship with Compressus, we will be able to help healthcare IT organizations realize the promised benefits of their imaging, connectivity and patient information management platforms," said Karen Burton, Healthcare Business Development Manager, Logicalis. "Logicalis has both the healthcare industry experience and the knowledge of technology infrastructure to create a successful outcome for our customers."
John Paumen, Director, Business Partners for Compressus said: "Working with Logicalis gives us an ability to deliver MEDxConnect's core benefits of integration and data sharing to healthcare enterprises plagued by a lack of connectivity and interoperability between disparate islands of HIS, RIS and PACS systems. We look forward to working with Logicalis' dedicated, highly trained professionals who provide significant international reach and resources."
About Compressus Inc.:
Established in 2000, Compressus, Inc. is a medical software company offering proven solutions for problems of interoperability and interconnectivity in the rapidly growing healthcare IT market. Its MEDxConnect software is the first solution that indexes, integrates and routes all relevant patient medical information to the healthcare professional in real time, thus dramatically improving physician efficiency, reducing enterprise costs and increasing patient safety. The MEDxConnect products address the problems associated with integrating healthcare enterprises plagued by the lack of connectivity and interoperability between disparate vendors of HIS, RIS and PACS systems. Designed to manage the workflow of an imaging healthcare enterprise, the MEDxConnect System is a suite of offerings that has the power to connect disparate HIS/RIS/PACS systems and provide automated interoperability to the enterprise and allows an organization with disparate multi-vendor system function as one virtual enterprise. For more information, visit http://www.compressus.com
About Logicalis, Inc.
Logicalis is an international provider of high-performance technology solutions. With over 1,500 people worldwide, Logicalis delivers smart solutions based on specific needs, not the latest IT trend. Logicalis provides options, direction and support to more than 6,500 corporate and public sector customers. The company attributes its success to the everyday positive experiences with its customers and strategic partners such as IBM, HP, and Cisco.
Logicalis has annualized revenues in excess of $1 billion, from operations in the UK, US, Germany and Latin America. Logicalis is a division of Datatec Limited (LSE/JSE:DTC), a $4 billion multi-national organization listed on the AIM market of the LSE and the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. With over 30 offices in the United States, the company's U.S. headquarters are in Bloomfield Hills, MI. For more information about the Logicalis experience, visit http://www.us.logicalis.com.
Lisa Dreher, VP, Marketing & Business Development, Logicalis, Inc.
lisa.dreher (at) us.logicalis.com; 425-201-8111
Arthur Germain, Principal, Communication Strategy Group for Logicalis
agermain (at) gocsg.com; 631-239-6335