ET Medical Devices, Italy announces joint venture with Trivitron Healthcare
Trivitron the largest technology provider of Indian origin has announced its joint venture with ET Medical Devices Italy to manufacture and market advanced technology cardiac diagnostic instruments which includes ECG systems, Stress Test ECG, Holter ECG, ABPM recording units, Monitoring systems and Telemedicine IT Solutions. This tie-up will facilitate ET Medical Devices to set up a manufacturing facility at Trivitron’s Medical Technology Park in Chennai.
The JV will be named ET Trivitron Medical Technologies and it will promote the solutions under the global recognized brand Cardiette Cardioline. The company has been present in the Indian market since 1997. Over 20,000 units of various products have been sold with major share being from ECG recorders. The Managing Director, Trivitron said that the prime focus in setting up a medical technology park is to manufacture medical equipments in the areas of cardiac care, critical care, imaging, operation theatres, renal care, implantable medical devices and laboratory diagnostics. The objective is to manufacture quality and cost-effective medical technology products suited to the needs of emerging countries. As these products, once manufactured in India, would be at least 30 to 40 per cent cheaper than imported and even hospitals or institutions in rural areas of the country would be able to afford. According to Mr. Velu, the Managing Director, Trivitron said that India being the capital of world diabetes and cardiovascular diseases, increased awareness and quality healthcare providers, there is an increased demand for cardiac diagnostic instruments like ECG machines, Holter systems etc.
SoftLink International signs a deal with Magnum Heart Institute for implementation of HIS-CIS-PACS
SoftLink International, a leading Software Product company with core focus on Hospital Automation and Medical Imaging, has bagged the prestigious order for implementation of fully integrated automation solution for Magnum Heart Institute comprising of Hospital Information system, Cardiology Information System and Picture Archival and Communication System.
With more than a decade of indepth experience of product development in the field of ‘Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) and Medical Imaging, Softlink has garnered 150 plus installations globally that today span across more than a dozen countries! The core strength of SoftLink lies in its product portfolio, which comprises of a fully integrated suite of HIS/CIS/RIS/PACS, making it a one-stop shop for an end-to-end enterprise class solution approach for any hospital.
Magnum Heart Institute, which was inaugurated by Dy. Chief Minister of Maharashtra Hon. Shri Chaganraoji Bhujbal in January 2010, is a first of its kind Cardiac Hospital in Northern Maharashtra. It is a state-of-art hospital project developed by Chopda Medicare & Research Centre Pvt. Ltd. under able leadership of its Chief Cardiologist Dr. Manoj Chopda. MHI has latest equipment like Flat Panel CathLab, modular cardiac operation theatre, fully equipped ICU, Cardiac ambulance and is fully networked to harness the potential of integrated healthcare IT solutions. Hospital has a capacity of 100 beds and can perform all the major cardiac procedures like angiography, angioplasty, valvuloplasty, pacemaker, CABG, open heart surgery et al.