SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 31, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PHS Technologies Group, LLC, a division of PACSHealth, LLC announced today that it has been awarded a group purchasing agreement with Premier, Inc. for DoseMonitor® its radiation dose tracking system. The agreement allows Premier members, at their discretion, to take advantage of special pricing and terms pre-negotiated by Premier for radiation dose tracking products.
"We are pleased to partner with the country's leading group purchasing organization and look forward to providing enhanced value to Premier's members," said Mike Battin, chief operating officer of PACSHealth, LLC.
DoseMonitor is an automated software solution that monitors and reports the radiation dose received during diagnostic imaging procedures. This important data provides healthcare organizations the information needed to enhance patient safety, ensure imaging exam consistency, maintain regulatory compliance, and manage radiation dose at an enterprise level from a single application.
About Premier, Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient
Premier, Inc. (Nasdaq:PINC) is a healthcare improvement alliance helping hospitals and health systems provide better patient care while reducing costs. The alliance consists of approximately 2,900 U.S. community hospitals and 100,000 alternate sites of care. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Premier also has an office in Washington. http://www.premierinc.com.
About PHS Technologies Group
PHS Technologies Group, LLC is a division of PACSHealth, LLC, a medical software development company based in Scottsdale, AZ that develops software systems for medical imaging technology. PHS Technologies Group, a customer driven company, is committed to helping the medical community reduce patient exposure to ionizing radiation through advanced, practical solutions that enable hospitals of all sizes and configurations to effectively manage patient radiation dose and comply with evolving regulatory requirements and industry guidelines, while increasing efficiency and reducing cost. www.dosemonitor.com.