Welch Allyn has announced the acquisition of substantially all assets of Scale-Tronix, Inc. of White Plains, NY. ScaleTronix is a leading manufacturer of medical scales and patient weighing systems for hospitals, clinics and extended-care facilities around the world, according a company news release.
This acquisition gives Welch Allyn an opportunity to better serve its hospital and physician customers by offering them a variety of clinical-grade scales that capture a vital piece of patient-specific information at the point-of-care, said Steve Meyer, President and CEO, Welch Allyn.
Todays acquisition of the Scale-Tronix business is great news for Welch Allyn customers, said Meyer.
We have added a new diagnostic solution to our physical assessment portfolio that will help clinicians make informed decisions about the care of their patients. Since 1915, we have adapted to the ever changing global healthcare market by delivering practical innovation”continuous investments in the tools clinicians use every day. This transaction further strengthens our position as the market leader in physical assessment products, while expanding our reach further into acute and ambulatory care settings around the world, he added.