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MD Buyline Report Cites Top Rating for CARESTREAM Vue PACS


PACS Earns Highest Rating for System Performance, Installation/Implementation, Service in MD Buyline’s Third Quarter User Satisfaction Report

ROCHESTER, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Carestream Health earned the top rating in MD Buyline’s Third Quarter 2012 User Satisfaction Report for Picture Archiving and Communications Systems (PACS) used by radiology professionals. Users gave the company’s Vue PACS the highest rating for four of the seven categories in the report, which includes nine PACS suppliers.

PACS for hospital radiology departments provide easy access to imaging data and patient information by on-site or remote clinicians. (Photo: Business Wire)

Users commended Carestream’s Vue PACS for its “comprehensive set of tools and functionality,” and specifically cited its excellent post processing and volume rendering capabilities along with its integrated voice recognition system. According to the report “a large number of respondents stated the entire installation process went faster than expected,” and customers praised Carestream for “good communication” and “quality planning and project execution.” Customers also reported little or no downtime.

The MD Buyline PACS report includes user ratings in the following categories: system performance, reliability, installation/implementation, applications training, integration, service and support and product flexibility.

MD Buyline of Dallas, Texas, ensures that hospitals and health systems optimize the clinical and financial impact of their medical technology decisions. Leveraging the industry's deepest expertise, most advanced analytics and custom research, MD Buyline provide its 3,300+ members with the insight and implementation support they need to ensure success.

CARESTREAM Vue PACS provides a single efficient workspace for the clinical tools and applications physicians and radiologists need for convenient image review and reporting from local and remote locations. Its Web-enabled platform offers integrated advanced visualization, 3D post processing, dictation, critical results notification and a mammography module that eliminates the need for dedicated workstations.

For more information on Carestream’s medical imaging and healthcare IT solutions please visit

About Carestream Health

Carestream Health is a worldwide provider of dental and medical imaging systems and healthcare IT solutions; x-ray film and digital x-ray systems for non-destructive testing; and advanced materials for the precision films and electronics markets.

For more information about the company’s broad portfolio of products, solutions and services, please contact your Carestream Health representative or visit

CARESTREAM is a trademark of Carestream Health.

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