HeartIT and Siemens Healthineers Agree to Jointly Sell the Precession CMR Workflow Solution
DURHAM, N.C., May 23, 2017 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Heart Imaging Technologies, LLC (HeartIT) and Siemens Healthineers have agreed to cooperatively sell the latest version of HeartIT’s Precession cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) workflow solution. Precession is the first browser-based CMR solution to combine medical image viewing, analysis, and reporting into one comprehensive, cloud-based platform.
Powered by HeartIT’s patented zero-footprint WebPAX technologies, Precession supports accelerated image post-processing and multi-user collaboration via the cloud. A full suite of post-processing tools is included for quantifying cardiac ejection fraction, blood flow velocities, T1/T2 relaxation times, and 3D multi-planar reconstruction.
Precession provides single-mouse-click de-identification of patient data and real-time, cloud-based sharing of diagnostic-quality CMR and CCT scans, which enables physicians to quickly send images to referring physicians and colleagues. Detailed structured reports in both the English and German languages further support extensive research and data mining across users without compromising data security.
“Based on Medicare billing data, Precession software is used by six of the top 15 largest CMR centers in the United States,” said Bilal Mir, director of sales at HeartIT. “These six sites also use MRI scanners from Siemens Healthineers, underscoring that the combination of our joint offerings can support the successful growth of CMR clinical volumes.”
Precession has both FDA clearance and a CE mark, permitting distribution in the United States and European Union.
For more information, please contact:
Bilal Mir, Director of Sales
Headquartered near North Carolina’s Research Triangle Park, Heart Imaging Technologies was the first company to offer an FDA cleared zero footprint medical image workstation, which has become the precedent for other companies seeking FDA clearance. HeartIT provides web-based medical image management technology and services to health care systems, large hospitals and private clinics as well as drug and device companies sponsoring multi-center clinical trials. Worldwide, Heart Imaging Technologies solutions provide secure web browser access to over one billion medical images. For more information visit our website at http://heartit.com/.
About Siemens Healthineers:
Siemens Healthineers is the separately managed healthcare business of Siemens AG enabling healthcare providers worldwide to meet their current challenges and to excel in their respective environments. A leader in medical technology, Siemens Healthineers is constantly innovating its portfolio of products and services in its core areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging and in laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine. Siemens Healthineers is also actively developing its digital health services and enterprise services.
To help customers succeed in today’s dynamic healthcare marketplace, Siemens Healthineers is championing new business models that maximize opportunity and minimize risk for healthcare providers. In fiscal 2016, which ended on September 30, 2016, Siemens Healthineers generated revenue of €13.5 billion and profit of over €2.3 billion and has about 46,000 employees worldwide. Further information is available at https://www.siemens.com/healthineers/.