Launch of the AO Padova project
The good work done together with Esaote (the company who won the tender CONSIP 2005) and Officina Biomedica, the company in charge of Clinical Engineering in the Local Health Authority of Chioggia, has facilitates the launch of the project in the Hospital of Padua.
The maintenance contract refers to InfoHEALTH® software and the application modules installed on behalf of the Hospital of Padua for the management of the electro-medical equipment of the AO of Padua (approximately 20,733 installed devices), ULSS 16 Padua (7,580 devices ) and Istituto Oncologico Veneto (1,063 devices).
The contract allows the customer to benefit from the most advanced services provided by IB for using, upgrading, updating and continuous customization of InfoHEALTH® features to meet actual users' needs: technical, health and in general administrative staff.
The Esaote Group is a leader in the field of biomedical equipment (in particular ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging and dedicated software to manage the diagnostic process). With a turnover of around EUR 310 million in 2009, an increase of more than 5 % in 2008 , the Group now counts more than 1,350 employees, of which more than 20% are involved in research and development. Esaote has been universally recognized as of one of the "Top Ten" global diagnostic imaging and it has recently won the "Confindustria Award for Excellence Andrea Pininfarina 2010 - Champion of Innovation firm".