As a full-line supplier of medical imaging equipment in Japan, Hitachi Medical Corporation (HMC) founded HMSA to provide a direct link to the U.S. marketplace. HMSA and HMC are committed to providing advanced diagnostic imaging products that meet the needs of physicians and patients.Hitachi Medical Systems America, Inc. is currently responsible for marketing and support of all Hitachi diagnostic imaging products in the United States. HMSA began operations in 1989 when Hitachi's Open MRI was introduced to the U.S. marketplace. Since that time, HMSA has developed a leadership position in Open MRI with over 1,500 installations throughout the United States. We are repeating that success with our line of Hi-resolution Ultrasound and Computed Tomography products.