Carestream increases their Digital Footprint in the Public Healthcare Sector in India

Mumbai, July19 – CARESTREAM Health is following an evolutionary path of making India a more healthcare friendly country. The Government of India has been adopting genuine efforts to enhance public healthcare services in India, through policy support and various other initiatives. The increasing installations of digital imaging equipment in various government hospitals is an affirmation of these efforts. Carestream Health, a pioneer in introducing the  world’s first proven wireless digital radiographic detector, the first packaged X-ray film,  the first medical dry laser imager and a unique new platform for mobile digital X-ray imaging, is proud to be part of this digital revolution.

Carestream has increased the footprint of their full room digital radiography equipment the DRX-Evolution Plus and the DRX-Ascend at various prestigious government hospitals and medical colleges in India. They have installations at key government sites such as Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Tata Hospital Varanasi (MPMMCC), Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Science (IGIMS) Patna, South Eastern Railway, Kolkata, All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) Patna, Southern Railway Hospital, Madurai, Ernakulam Medical College, Alleppey Medical College, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Ahemdabad and various others institutes.

“The increase in the government’s expenditure on the health sector is a promising endeavor. We are witnessing a transformation of healthcare with the Indian Government announcing policies such the Ayushman Bharat and National Health Mission. As key stakeholders, we have a task ahead to make this vision possible” said Sushant Kinra, Managing Director, Carestream Health India Pvt. Ltd.

CARESTREAM’s Full Room Digital Radiography Systems are designed to meet the needs of the growing healthcare sector of India. Their feature-rich solutions, scalable design and modular components can be configured as per ones requirements and budget. The image quality is exceptional and the positioning flexibility for all major exams is great, resulting in accelerated workflow and enhanced patient care.