Novarad Adds RIS/PACS Installs on Both Coasts

IMAG0065American Fork, Utah, Aug. 22, 2011 – Hygeia Diagnostic Imaging in Forest Hills, N.Y., and Broadway Imaging Center in Glendale, Calif., are the latest imaging centers to install NovaRIS and NovaPACS to increase efficiency, decrease report turnaround time, improve workflow and enhance scheduling and billing processes.

NovaPACS was selected to complete the centers’ advanced imaging services and streamline image access for both staff and referring physicians. With NovaRIS, the imaging centers anticipate that scheduling, tracking and billing processes will significantly decrease.

Installation and training on the systems were completed in a very short timeframe and Hygeia and Broadway Imaging Centers anticipated achieving a return on their investment in less than a year.

“Reducing disruption to business operations and achieving a quick return is of utmost importance for any facility,” said Paul Shumway, senior vice president at Novarad. “Our installation and integration teams get facilities up and live fast. Installations are completed in just weeks and our integration team works with each facility to ensure a seamless integration between our radiology systems and other existing systems.”

NovaPACS is Novarad’s complete, turnkey PACS system offering fast image retrieval, full-feature viewer with intuitive interface, and 7-year on-site archive with off site emergency back up. Full screen viewing, easy to use menus and mouse-based functions are available to help enhance efficiency and referring physicians have complete access to images and reports from any computer. For a complete solution, Novarad offers the NovaRIS scheduling and automated billing solution.

About Novarad Corporation

Novarad, www.novarad.net, provides a full range of affordable PACS, radiology information systems (RIS), orthopedic, cardio and mammography systems, DR and peripherals to hospitals, medical and radiology groups, clinics and imaging centers. The privately owned company based in American Fork, Utah currently has installations of its products at more than 720 sites worldwide. Novarad offers a subscription-pricing model that combines the department’s image load with the number of radiology workstations required to determine low up-front fee with a fixed recurring monthly fee.

Press Contacts:

Paul Shumway, Novarad Corporation, pauls@novarad.net, 877-668-2723

Stephanie Miller, Novarad public relations, smiller@ppbh.com, 801-487-4800 x141

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