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Sectra Signs Breast Imaging PACS Contract with US Academic Medical Center

2017 24 Aug

 International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company  Sectra  (STO: SECT B) announces that UC San Diego Health will install Sectra PACS for its breast imaging workflow. The Sectra solution will provide true, multi-modality display of all breast images, including digital breast tomosynthesis, with the end goal of improved cancer care.... Read more

Swedish Healthcare Provider Selects Sectra’s Digital Pathology Solution for Primary Diagnostics

2017 21 Jun

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company  Sectra  announces that Västernorrland County Council, in Sweden, orders Sectra’s solution for storing and reviewing digital pathology images. A digital pathology solution contributes to improving cancer care by providing shorter lead times. The solution will be used for primary diagnostics... Read more

All Sectra customers live following recent ransomware attack

2017 19 May

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company  Sectra  reports that all customers in the UK are again operational with Sectra’s IT solutions. No customers outside the UK were affected by the recent ransomware attack.  “I am proud to say that the close partnership we have with all our customers in combination with clear crisis management... Read more

German University Medical Center Uses Sectra PACS & VNA to Improve Communication with Patients

2016 22 Dec

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company  Sectra  announces that the Saarland University Medical Center in Germany is now using Sectra’s IT solution for handling medical images (PACS and VNA) across seven different medical disciplines. Sectra’s solution simplifies sharing of both workload and patient images across the multiple departments.... Read more

Sectra Adds to Distributors in Russia

2016 14 Dec

International medical imaging IT company  Sectra  announces a new distribution agreement with BioVitrum to provide Sectra’s digital pathology solution to the Russian market. The solution is built on the same platform as Sectra’s radiology solution, which is already available in Russia through a previous distribution agreement. This joint platform... Read more

WHO Joins the Team for eHealth Week 2017

2016 07 Dec

The World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Europe will be contributing to the program of eHealth Week in May 2017. The event, which is organised by the Maltese Ministry for Health - as part of the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the European Union - the European Commission, and HIMSS-CHIME International will focus on the overarching... Read more

Major Norwegian Care Provider Orders Region-Wide IT Solution From Sectra

2016 25 Oct

The Norwegian healthcare provider Helse Vest RHF is investing in a region-wide radiology IT solution from  Sectra  for managing radiology images and patient information.   The agreement extends for 6 years and the order is, over this agreement period, valued at a total of NOK 57 million (corresponding to approximately EUR 5,7 million).   Sectra’s... Read more

University hospital in Finland Invests in Digital Pathology from Sectra

2016 04 May

Kuopio University Hospital will be Finland’s first fully digital pathology department following its investment in  Sectra’s  IT solution for efficient storage, review and sharing of digital pathology images. The Diagnostic Imaging Center at Kuopio University Hospital is thereby extending its existing solution for handling radiology images (PACS) to... Read more

Large US Hospital Chain To Expand Sectra PACS Into A VNA For Enterprise Imaging

2016 13 Apr

International medical imaging IT company Sectra  announces that ProMedica has entered into a six-year contract to expand its current Sectra PACS into a Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA). This will provide enterprise image management capabilities including viewing, distribution, and archiving of one million radiology, cardiology, dermatology and ophthalmology... Read more

Large London Hospitals Invest in Imaging IT Solution from Sectra

2016 21 Mar

The IT and medical technology company Sectra  has signed a ten year contract to supply a fully hosted private health cloud service for radiology, breast imaging and a wide range of other medical imaging to Guy’s and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust in London. Through this investment the hospitals will benefit from communicating medical images and... Read more