A lot has changed over these years, but together with ESR, Agfa HealthCare has remained at the forefront of imaging, developing and innovating leading-edge radiology IT and radiography solutions.
The company continues this approach at ECR 2019, where it is demonstrating how bringing intelligence to its comprehensive IT and imaging portfolios will improve the delivery of patient care and productivity. Enterprise Imaging and digital radiography solutions powered by MUSICA enable workflow efficiencies and clinical collaboration, and enhance patient care, experiences and engagement.
“We are proud to again participate at ECR, at this very special 25th edition. Over the years, we have appreciated the opportunity it offers for exchanges with industry experts and for advancing the field towards more effective, efficient, personalized care,” comments Luc Thijs, president of Agfa HealthCare. “With our Enterprise Imaging platform, we can build a quality care ecosystem for our customers that saves on costs from hardware and license fees, and security and risk mitigation, helping providers to meet their goals for patient care and long-term financial viability. And by embedding native and best of breed AI applications, we can realize the potential benefits of Augmented Intelligence, while presenting information in a more meaningful paving the path towards precision health.”
“We continue to innovate our DR portfolio with features and technologies that minimize exam preparation time, procedure time and the wait for images, enhancing user and patient satisfaction,” explains Louis Kuitenbrouwer, Vice-president of the Radiology Solutions Division at Agfa. ““By delivering augmented intelligence in the imaging environment and beyond, Agfa strives to provide tools to further enhance the delivery of patient care, enable care givers to focus their efforts on value-added tasks, and support the goals of the care organization.”
Agfa and Agfa HealthCare’s capabilities will be on display at ECR 2019, February 27 to March 3, 2019 in Vienna, Austria, at the Agfa HealthCare booth, Expo Hall 4, booth # 403.
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Agfa NV is one of the world’s leading companies in imaging technology. Agfa NV develops, manufactures and markets analogue and digital systems for the printing industry, for the healthcare sector, and for specific industrial applications. The group has more than 150 years of imaging experience. The healthcare division delivers diagnostic imaging solutions that set standards in productivity, safety, clinical value and cost effectiveness. Agfa is headquartered in Mortsel, Belgium. The company is present in 40 countries and has agents in another 100 countries around the globe.
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