National Market Intelligence Firm Reports High Level of Customer
Satisfaction With Company's Digital X-ray Systems
ROCHESTER, N.Y., October 9 /CNW/ - A just published survey from MD
Buyline highlights that Carestream Health, Inc., tied for first place among a
field of 12 competitors in a user satisfaction rating of its digital
MD Buyline--a leading healthcare market intelligence firm--regularly
reports on companies in the medical imaging field and bases its ratings on
information received directly from healthcare providers. MD Buyline has long
been a trusted source for buyers looking for objective reviews of medical
products and services.
Digital radiography (DR) systems capture medical images in seconds and
these images are immediately ready for digital display and storage. Carestream
Health markets DR systems that provide hospitals, outpatient imaging centers,
orthopaedic practices and other healthcare providers with the latest digital
technology for capturing patient x-ray images.
"Customer satisfaction with our products is our highest priority and we
are very proud of the excellent marks our customers have awarded our flagship
digital medical imaging systems," said Diana Nole, President, Digital Capture
Solutions for Carestream Health. "DR systems can significantly enhance the
efficiency and effectiveness of healthcare organizations while helping to
improve patient care, and we have DR systems that can meet the need of
virtually any healthcare facility."
Carestream Health offers one of the broadest DR product lines in the
marketplace. The company's DR portfolio includes the KODAK DIRECTVIEW DR 9500,
7500, 3500 and 3000 Systems.
In addition to the customer DR survey, recently published MD Buyline
reports highlighted that Carestream Health ranked highest in customer
satisfaction for the company's CARESTREAM Mammography CAD System, as well as
for implementation and installation for its CARESTREAM PACS offering. CAD
systems to help identify suspicious areas on imaging exams for additional
review, while PACS provides radiologists with immediate electronic access to
medical imaging exams and related patient information.
Carestream Health, an independent company, has licensed the KODAK brand
for use with its own brands--such as CARESTREAM, DIRECTVIEW and
DRYVIEW--across its product portfolio. The company employs more than 8,000
people and its products are present in 90% of hospitals worldwide.
About MD Buyline
MD Buyline, based in Dallas, is an industry-leading provider of research,
information and consultation to help healthcare providers make sound decisions
when buying and implementing capital expenditures and information
technologies. The company provides objective information that helps healthcare
providers reduce risk, contain costs, and increase efficiencies by offering
reliable data, strategic analysis, and counsel.
About Carestream Health, Inc.
With revenues of more than $2.5 billion, Carestream Health, Inc. is a
leading provider of dental and medical imaging systems and healthcare IT
solutions; molecular imaging systems for the life science research and drug
discovery/development market segments; and x-ray film and digital x-ray
products for the non-destructive testing market. The company emerged in 2007
when Onex Corporation (TSX: OCX) of Toronto, Canada, purchased Eastman Kodak
Company's Health Group. For more information about Carestream Health, contact
your Carestream Health representative or visit www.carestreamhealth.com.
CARESTREAM and DIRECTVIEW are trademarks of Carestream Health, Inc.
KODAK is a trademark of Kodak used under license.
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