The companies will partner to offer Merge’s cardiology PACS and hemodynamic monitoring with the Toshiba vascular x-ray systems, Chicago, Ill.-based Merge Healthcare said.
“For more than 15 years, the Toshiba Corporation has been a great partner with Merge and we are pleased to expand our partnership with Toshiba America Medical Systems to support their enterprise imaging initiative for a unified, interoperable cardiology management system. Being an enterprise imaging preferred partner is an honor, and we look forward to helping them achieve their objectives,” Merge CEO Justin Dearborn said in a press release.
Toshiba will offer customers the Merge Hemo, a real-time documentation tool for cardiac cath labs, as well as Merge Cardio, a web-enabled image and information system.
“At Toshiba, we understand our customers’ concerns when it comes to integrating IT solutions with imaging. Through this partnership, our customers will get a complete solution for accessing imaging information faster to improve the patient experience and our customers’ overall business,” Toshiba America medical systems veep of marketing Satrajit Misra said in a prepared statement.