Roseville, CA (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 -- Ascendian Healthcare Consulting, an international healthcare IT consultancy, today announced a strategic partnership agreement with Laitek Inc., the innovative leader in rapid and accurate medical image data migration. The partnership is based on the complementary strengths of the two companies in delivering enterprise-class medical imaging migration services and Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA) solutions to the healthcare provider and Healthcare Information Exchange (HIE) market.
Laitek’s family of products and services are focused on the acquiring, processing and presenting of scientific and medical image information. Ascendian has a long history of delivering Medical Imaging solutions and services that balance a focus on strategy with a pragmatic analysis, selection, implementation and change management approach.
“Laitek delivers superior technology and expertise for our healthcare client’s that require robust solutions to complex healthcare data migration initiatives,” said Shawn McKenzie, CEO at Ascendian. “We look forward to working with Laitek to leverage its vast healthcare experience and software tool set.”
“Ascendian makes a great strategic partner for us,” said Larry Ranahan, Vice President of Business Development at Laitek. “Fundamental decisions need to be made early in planning for the long term management of large and complex medical imaging data sets. This partnership will maximize the value of image data migration value to Ascendian’s clients by involving all parties from the beginning of the process. The depth of this joint engagement leverages the combined strengths of both companies to help large organizations move their data into a stable, standards based, neutral environment. The ability to not only move and manage that data but to transform it, to protect it, and to enable imaging for cross enterprise use for the long-term is immensely valuable to healthcare providers and systems.”
About Ascendian Healthcare Consulting
Ascendian Healthcare Consulting is a national leader in HIT solutions. We are renowned for our ability to help healthcare organizations rapidly adopt technology and innovative practices. Ascendian offers Imaging Systems Interoperability, HIT Strategic Planning for Implementation, Health Information Exchange (HIE) Planning and Deployment, VNA and Intelligent Archiving Development, Enterprise Radiation Dose Consulting and Health Information Privacy and Data Security Consulting. For more information, visit http://www.ascendian.com or call us directly at 866.323.7227.
About Laitek Inc.
Laitek Inc. is the pioneer of both the Migratek® Advanced Data Migration and Semperdata™ solutions for the healthcare industry. Founded and operated by imaging industry veterans, Laitek utilizes decades of frontline expertise to deliver complete rapid data migration and storage systems, software and services to PACS vendors and healthcare facilities of all sizes. Industry leadership and knowledge of DICOM and HL7 standards combines with specialized engineering development expertise to provide clients with fast, accurate migration and storage solutions that allow them to deliver the finest healthcare available. For more information call 866.587.9944 or visit the company’s Web site at http://www.laitek.com.
Ascendian Healthcare Consulting
Hjalmer Danielson, Ascendian Healthcare Consulting, http://www.ascendian.com, +1 (916) 294-0747, [email protected]