Professional Radiology Solutions and Empiric Systems Enter into Licensing and Distribution Agreement
Provo , Utah - July 27, 2004 - Professional Radiology Solutions (PRS) announced that it has partnered with Empiric Systems to license and distribute Empiric's EncompassT solution, a web-based radiology management system with integrated RIS and PACS capabilities. PRS will offer the technology under its patent-pending business model.
"Empiric Systems' integrated PACS/RIS is the exact solution PRS needs to support its client practices and help them provide best-in-class technology in their local markets." said Dr. Michael V. Beheshti, Chairman of PRS. "For months now I have been personally working in the Empiric environment and found it to be stable, scalable, and highly reliable. It meets my professional needs and I am pleased that we will build our practices with Encompass."
"After 15 years in radiology, I have been exposed to several companies and individuals with very unique and potentially successful ideas to take to the radiology market. Working with Dr. Beheshti and seeing the success he has achieved implementing the PRS business model within his home state, I was excited to have the opportunity bring Empiric to the table to participate in the national opportunity with PRS," said Pete Gratale, CEO of Empiric Systems. "Encompass provides the breadth and stability required to work under this strong offering from PRS."
About Professional Radiology Solutions
Professional Radiology Solutions offers solutions that improve the standard of patient care while increasing the profitability of radiology practices. Using a proven, patent-pending business model, PRS is able to deliver its partners diversified income streams within the radiology field while at the same time assisting small and medium-size hospitals to dramatically improve their level of care. PRS is headquartered in Provo Utah and can be located online at www.proradsol.com.
About Empiric Systems
Empiric Systems delivers cost-effective, integrated technology solutions aimed at streamlining radiology operations of all types. Its imaging solutions help to improve hospital efficiency and increase the quality of patient care by making it easier to record, store, and distribute digital images. Its powerful RIS software, combined with a PACS solution, helps hospitals and radiologists to track and share images while providing more information to improve the quality of diagnoses. Empiric Systems is headquartered in Raleigh North Carolina . For more information visit www.empiricsystems.com.