Carestream Health Presidents Visit New Queen Elizabeth Hospital In Birmingham
Mike Pomeroy, Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Carestream Health and Diana Nole, President, Digital Medical Solutions, Carestream Health, recently visited the prestigious new Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham. They were accompanied by Dr John A Carrino, Associate Professor of Radiology, John Hopkins University School of Medicine, and Charlie McCaffrey, Managing Director, Carestream Health UK.
The new acute hospital, the first to be built in the city for 70 years, admitted its first patients in June and aims to offer the best in care thanks to a purpose-built environment and the latest technological advances. During their visit the guests were able to see the three CARESTREAM DRX-Evolution modular DR systems installed in the A&E Department and three KODAK DIRECTVIEW 7500 systems in the Inpatient Department. They also saw how the Imaging Department has upgraded existing mobile X-ray systems with three CARESTREAM DRX Mobile Retrofit systems. Three more Carestream DR systems are yet to be installed in the hospital’s Outpatient Department.
The Imaging Department will generate in the region of 140,000 annual DR imaging studies across all modalities, significantly improving access and examination turnaround times for patients.
|Pictured with the CARESTREAM HEALTH DRX Mobile unit are (l to r) Mike Pomeroy, Chief Financial Officer and Vice President Carestream Health Inc.; Charlie McCaffrey, Managing Director Carestream Health UK Limited; Tina Jones, Operational Manager, Medical Physics; Dr John A. Carrino, Associate Professor of Radiology, John Hopkins University School of Medicine and Diana Nole President, Digital Medical Solutions, Carestream Health Inc.|
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