Pro Medicus signs 7-year deal with Duke Health in the US

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by Rachael Jones

Health imaging company Pro Medicus (ASX:PME) announced today that its wholly-owned US subsidiary, Visage Imaging, has signed a 7-year contract with Duke Health, the largest health system in the state of North Carolina.

The contract will see Pro Medicus’ Visage 7 technology implemented across all of Duke’s radiology departments and integrated to Duke’s electronic health record.

The implementation will span three hospitals and dozens of additional locations across Duke Health, including their flagship 957-bed academic medical center, Duke University Hospital.

Planning for the rollout is to commence in the fourth quarter of Financial Year 2019 with the first sites scheduled to be implemented in the first quarter of financial year 2020.

Shares in Pro Medicus (ASX:PME) are trading 5.49 per cent higher at $18.83.

Rachael Jones

Finance News Network
Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.