DR Systems Lands Seven Contracts Worth More Than $3.7 Million

Enterprise Imaging Solutions Serve Broad Range of Healthcare Provider Sizes and Types

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DR Systems, the 2011 KLAS® #1 ranked overall PACS vendor, today announced seven new contracts with healthcare facilities across the U.S. The contracts total more than $3.7 million and encompass seven facilities:

The range of facilities reflects the flexible and scalable nature of DR Systems' Unity platform for RIS-CVIS-PACS and reporting. Contracts are with a large medical group, a regional health system, several hospitals of various capacities, and an imaging center. Three of the facilities, Manhasset Diagnostic Imaging, Harris Regional Hospital, and Swain Medical Center are for PACS replacements.

About the Healthcare Facilities

Riverview Regional Medical Center – North Campus (Carthage, Tenn.) is part of a two-campus institution formed from Carthage General Hospital and Smith County Memorial Hospital. The medical center provides healthcare to residents of Smith and the surrounding counties. Carthage General Hospital was built in 1966 and acquired by HighPoint Health System in 2004. Smith County Memorial Hospital joined HighPoint Health System in 2006. www.myriverviewmedical.com/

HealthCare Partners Medical Group and Affiliated Physicians – Region 1 and 2 (Los Angeles, Calif.) is a private, physician-owned medical group with more than 40 offices throughout Southern California. The group, which is also physician-managed, includes more than 400 primary care physicians and specialists. www.healthcarepartners.com/

St. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital (Louisville, Ky.) is a 331-bed primary care hospital that is part of the Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s HealthCare system. The health system was created when two of the region’s most well-established health systems – Jewish Hospital HealthCare Services and CARITAS Health Services – joined together in 2005. www.jhsmh.org/Locations/Sts-Mary-Elizabeth-Hospital.aspx

Manhasset Diagnostic Imaging (Manhasset, N.Y.) is part of NRAD Medical Associates, P.C., which has practiced radiology on Long Island since 1927, making it the most experienced radiology practice in the New York metropolitan area. www.nrad.com/

Harris Regional Hospital (Sylva, N.C.) is an 86 bed, not-for-profit acute care facility located in Jackson County, N.C. Also known as MedWest-Harris, it is part of the MedWest Health System, which serves 160,000 people in Haywood, Jackson, Swain, Macon and Graham Counties in Western North Carolina. Harris was founded in 1929. www.haymed.org/locations/harris/medwest-harris.aspx

Swain Medical Center (Bryson City, N.C.) is a fully-accredited Critical Access Hospital located in Swain County. Like Harris Regional Hospital, it is a MedWest Health System facility. It has served the patients of Swain and Graham Counties since 1948. www.haymed.org/locations/swain/medwest-swain.aspx

KLAS® recognized DR Systems and its Unity RIS-CVIS-PACS platform as the leading PACS vendor and product in its 2011 Top 20: Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services report published in December 2011. DR Systems is now a five-time recipient of the KLAS #1 Overall PACS vendor award since the award’s inception in 2001.

About DR Systems, Inc.

DR Systems is the leading independent provider of enterprise imaging and information management systems for integrated healthcare networks, hospitals, and diagnostic imaging centers. Over two decades, the company has helped more than 600 hospitals and imaging centers lower their cost of operation by improving management of patient information, eliminating ancillary IT systems and interfaces, and increasing workflow speed, while also providing better clinical quality and patient care.

The company's integrated solutions provide healthcare institutions with the most comprehensive workflow automation -- along with world-class service for enterprise-wide medical imaging and information management. For more information, call 800-794-5955 or visit www.drsys.com.


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