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Major healthcare providers in Israel choose Sectra’s digital pathology solution for full-scale primary diagnostics

Linköping, Sweden – July 9, 2020 – Hadassah Medical Center and Assuta Medical Center, two of the leading healthcare providers in Israel, have decided to digitize their pathology departments with a solution from international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B). The digital workflow will enable pathologists to review and collaborate around cases in a way that is not possible using a microscope. It reduces variation and increases efficiency in primary diagnostics, thereby improving fields such as cancer care.

2020-07-09
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Sectra signs enterprise imaging contract with US healthcare provider

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – July 7, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) will install its enterprise imaging solution in many of CHRISTUS Health’s U.S. locations. This unified imaging strategy will simplify physician workflow and provide high system availability to 30 hospitals and multiple imaging centers within the health system.

2020-07-07
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Sectra publishes Annual Report, Sustainability Report and Corporate Governance Report for 2019/2020

Press release – Linköping, Sweden, July 1, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://investor.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) today publishes its Annual Report and Sustainability Report for the 2019/2020 financial year as well as the Board of Directors’ Corporate Governance Report for the corresponding period.

2020-07-01
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Swedish healthcare region to realize integrated diagnostics—expands IT solution from Sectra with digital pathology

Linköping, Sweden – June 29, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a digital pathology contract with Region Västmanland in Sweden. The healthcare region already uses Sectra’s software for handling medical images, which will now be expanded to also include digital pathology as it digitizes its pathology department. Using the same system to store and view images and information from various diagnostic specialties enables integrated diagnostics, which is key for efficient cancer care.

2020-06-29
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Mayo Clinic launches imaging solution to enable digital pathology across the enterprise

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – June 25, 2020 – In support of Mayo Clinic’s digital health and practice transformation initiatives, the Mayo Clinic Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology has initiated an enterprise-wide digital pathology implementation of the Sectra digital slide review and image storage and management system to enable digital pathology. 

2020-06-25
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Sectra wins enterprise imaging contract at Swiss healthcare provider

Linköping, Sweden – June 23, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a ten-year enterprise imaging contract with St. Claraspital in Basel, Switzerland. In this initial step toward a unified strategy for all its imaging needs, St. Claraspital will store medical images and multimedia from all medical specialties in an enterprise imaging solution and use the radiology module for image review. This will reduce IT complexity, increase reading and reporting efficiency, and enable efficient collaboration across disciplines and clinics.

2020-06-23
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Sectra’s year-end report 2019/2020: Sectra grows with increased profitability—operating profit for the year increased 25.4%

Press release – Linköping, Sweden, June 3, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://investor.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) reports the best earnings year in its history, exceeding its three financial goals. Our success and growth are built on high levels of customer satisfaction, long-standing customer relationships, high-quality products and skilled, dedicated employees. These conditions form a stable foundation for our future development and profitability. With a strong financial position, positive cash flow and significant recurring revenue, Sectra is well equipped to manage the great degree of uncertainty resulting from COVID-19. In light of this, it is proposed that the Annual General Meeting (AGM) resolve that SEK 4.50 per share be distributed to the shareholders through a share redemption program.

2020-06-03
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Prominent US healthcare provider Sanford Health expands its Sectra Enterprise Imaging Solution

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – May 27, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a contract with Sanford Health to add cardiology to their existing enterprise imaging solution. All physicians throughout the 44-medical center system will have access to radiology and cardiology images on one workstation, all fully integrated with Epic Radiant and Cupid.

2020-05-27
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Major Canadian medical imaging provider selects Sectra’s enterprise imaging solution

Linköping, Sweden and Mississauga, Canada – May 12, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) will install the radiology and breast imaging modules of its enterprise imaging solution at Mayfair Diagnostics’ facilities in Canada. The solution will support workflow optimization and increased reading efficiency across multiple geographic locations, thereby improving diagnostics and patient care.

2020-05-12
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Sectra wins enterprise imaging contract enabling efficient distributed reading at St. Elizabeth Healthcare

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – April 16, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a five-year medical imaging contract with St. Elizabeth Healthcare in the US. Sectra will install the radiology and breast imaging modules of its enterprise imaging solution throughout the healthcare provider’s five hospitals and numerous outpatient centers. The Sectra solution, integrated with Epic Radiant, will provide physicians a full patient overview regardless of their reading location.

2020-04-16
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Sectra and Hospital for Special Surgery collaborate to integrate FDA approved digital pathology imaging solution

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – April 7, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has gone live with an initial phase of its digital pathology solution at New York’s Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the world’s leading academic medical center focused on musculoskeletal health. This module—incorporated within the existing Sectra enterprise imaging solution and integrated with laboratory information system Epic Beaker—provides integrated diagnostics capabilities between radiology and pathology, giving physicians a full patient overview of images across the two disciplines.

2020-04-07
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FDA clearance—Sectra’s digital pathology solution available for primary diagnostics and remote reading in the U.S.

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – April 1, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has received a 510(k) clearance by the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA). The clearance applies for Sectra Digital Pathology Module, the key component of Sectra’s pathology solution, when used together with Leica Biosystems’ scanner AT2 DX. This enables US healthcare providers to use Sectra’s digital pathology solution for primary diagnostics. The solution makes it possible to move towards fully integrated diagnostics, which is especially important in complex cancer cases.

2020-04-01
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Sectra wins enterprise imaging contract at the MetroHealth System in the U.S.

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – March 31, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) will install the radiology and breast imaging modules of its enterprise imaging solution at MetroHealth. The Sectra solution, integrated with Epic Radiant, will allow workflow optimization for all radiologists and radiology residents within the health system.

2020-03-31
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Sectra’s cloud-based medical education portal enables studies to continue during COVID-19

Linköping – March 19, 2020 – The Sapienza University of Rome is now using the digital teaching platform from the international medical imaging and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) to continue its doctor training remotely. This means that students can continue to receive a high-quality and interactive education despite the limitations brought about by the closing of educational institutions as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

2020-03-19
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Swedish healthcare provider orders Sectra’s imaging IT solution for radiology as a cloud service

Linköping, Sweden – March 12, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a contract with the Swedish healthcare provider Region Halland to deliver its radiology imaging solution as a cloud service. The new service will provide a unified IT system for radiology where images and information will be accessible across the entire region, with Sectra assuming responsibility for operation of the system.

2020-03-12
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Sectra and Dutch hospital UMC Utrecht enter partnership to accelerate the adoption of AI technology in clinic use

Linköping, Sweden – March 5, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) and University Medical Center Utrecht (UMC Utrecht) in the Netherlands have signed a collaboration agreement. The partnership aims to supply healthcare providers with applications based on artificial intelligence (AI) in an easier, faster and more secure manner using an infrastructure developed in the UMC Utrecht. This collaboration will accelerate the clinical adoption of AI technology, thereby improving patient care.

2020-03-05
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Sectra’s nine-month interim report 2019/2020: Sectra is growing with satisfied customers—tops ranking for seventh consecutive year

Press release – Linköping, March 4, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://investor.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) is growing by making its customers successful. Order bookings have increased throughout the year and several new customers started using Sectra’s medical imaging system during the third quarter. At the same time, existing customers are extending their use of Sectra products. This is reflected in Sectra’s financial figures, with a historically strong third quarter that enabled the company to fulfill its three financial goals.

2020-03-04
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Geneva University Hospital in Switzerland to use Sectra’s digital pathology solution for full-scale primary diagnostics

Linköping, Sweden – March 2, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a digital pathology contract with Geneva University Hospital (Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève) in Switzerland. A digital workflow enables pathologists to review and collaborate around cases in a way that is not possible with a microscope. It reduces variation and increases efficiency in primary diagnostics, thereby improving areas such as cancer care.

Published: 2020-03-02 | Edited: 2020-03-04
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Large UK healthcare provider prolongs its radiology imaging contract with Sectra and consolidates its systems

Linköping, Sweden – February 19, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has received an order for its radiology imaging solution from the British SWASH consortium of NHS Trusts (Salisbury, Wight, and South Hampshire Domain Trusts). The consortium has prolonged its radiology imaging contract with Sectra and will consolidate its four existing solutions into one. This will allow for efficient access and collaboration around patient imaging and reduce complexity, while also improving enterprise-wide access.

2020-02-19
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Hillcrest Medical Center adds cardiology to Sectra Enterprise Imaging Solution

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT  – February 6, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a contract with Hillcrest Medical Center in Tulsa to add cardiology to their existing enterprise imaging solution. This new configuration will provide physicians a complete patient overview and standardize all imaging on one platform.

2020-02-06
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Sectra ranked #1 by customers in US and Canada—wins new awards

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – January 31, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has won the prestigious customer satisfaction award ‘Best in KLAS’ for the seventh consecutive year in the US. Sectra has swept both segments (Large – 300K+ Studies and Small – <300K Studies). For the first time, the company was also ranked as number one in Canada and was awarded ‘Best in KLAS’ Global PACS (Canada). The awards are given by the healthcare IT data and insights company KLAS Research

2020-01-31
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Dutch hospital expands its use of Sectra’s medical imaging solution to include digital pathology

Linköping, Sweden and Almere, the Netherlands – January 22, 2020 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a digital pathology contract with the Dutch hospital Zuyderland MC. A digital pathology workflow makes it possible to access and share images and information between departments and hospitals. Storing, reviewing and sharing digital pathology images increases efficiency in primary diagnostics and improves cancer care by facilitating the handling of complex cases.

2020-01-22
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