August 12, 2008 SWISSRAY SELECTED BY ADVENTIST HEALTH SYSTEM
TO BE THEIR DIGITAL RADIOGRAPHY SUPPLIER
East Brunswick, N.J., August 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Swissray International, Inc. announced today that they have been awarded a three year dual source contract to supply their Digital Radiography systems to the Adventist Health System’s members.
John Monahan, Sr. Vice President of Strategic Accounts for Swissray states “We are very proud to have been selected by the members of Adventist Health System. I have come to recognize them as a quality organization that is determined to improve healthcare. Their product evaluation process is value driven and quality versus cost is where Swissray DR Systems excel. More than ever before health care providers are searching for better utilization of scarce resources. Swissray’s DR systems enable the provider to significantly decrease cost and increase staff efficiency and job satisfaction, while improving the delivery of patient care without expanding space. With our unique APS™ – Automated Positioning System Swissray’s DR solutions offer the fastest patient throughput in the industry at the lowest radiation dose”.
About Adventist Health System
Adventist Health System was founded in 1973 to support and strengthen Seventh-day Adventist healthcare
organizations in the Southern and Southwestern regions of the United States. It quickly became the largest not-for-profit Protestant healthcare provider in the nation.
Today, Adventist Health System organizations provide 37 hospitals totaling more than 6,000 licensed beds, care for nearly 4 million patients each year in inpatient, outpatient and emergency room visits, and employ almost 43,000 members of their communities in full and part-time positions.se”.