Sectra, Shelton, Conn, will supply Sectra PACS to the Salisbury, Wight, and South Hampshire Domain National Health Service (NHS) Trust (SWASH) consortium in the UK. The contract runs for 7 years.
SWASH has IT systems that interact with each other, so users can access data relating to medical imaging examinations across all NHS organizations within the Portsmouth, Southampton, Hampshire, and surrounding areas. Sectra PACS is a Web-based performance solution that enables workload sharing across multiple sites. Images and information will be available to the reading radiologist regardless of where in the region the images were originally taken, which will result in shorter lead times. Patients benefits from shorter waiting times and improved care through increased flexibility.