Fujifilm Systems Integration Technology Selected for Premier Inc. Contract
Leading group purchasing organization chooses Fujifilm’s image and data integration solution for the operating room and interventional suites
Lexington, Mass. – January 6, 2021— FUJIFILM Medical Systems, U.S.A., Inc. today announced that its Fujifilm Systems Integration (SI) division has secured a contract with Premier Inc., a leading healthcare improvement company and the second largest group purchasing organization (GPO) in the United States.
Fujifilm’s SI technology will be on contract with Premier for their “Operating room (OR) Integration & Automation Systems” offering for three years beginning on February 1, 2021. Uniting with Premier will extend the potential reach of Fujifilm’s SI technology to approximately 4,100 U.S. hospitals and health systems and more than 200,000 other providers and organizations.
“We are proud that Premier has chosen to endorse Fujifilm’s innovative SI technology created to enhance workflow for OR managers, surgeons, and other clinical staff,” says Devon Bream, MPH, FACHE, Global Vice President Endoscopy, General Manager Systems Integration, FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. “This contract truly validates Fujifilm’s SI offering, which is a unique and powerful, IT-based solution serving hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers to drive efficiencies, patient safety, surgical performance, and ultimately, better patient outcomes.”
Fujifilm’s vendor-neutral SI platform is designed specifically for image and data integration in the OR and interventional suites, and acts as the connector between Fujifilm’s medical image generation products and Fujifilm’s Synapse® Enterprise Imaging portfolio. Fujifilm is presently the only endoscopic camera vendor offering the full spectrum of image generation, systems integration, and image enablement technologies—capturing the full clinical value chain.
Fujifilm’s SI technology now joins Fujifilm’s digital radiography, point-of-care ultrasound, and Synapse Enterprise Imaging portfolios on contract with Premier, strengthening Fujifilm’s position as an industry leader.
To learn more about Fujifilm Systems Integration, visit www.fujifilmsystemsintegration.com.
FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is a leading provider of innovative diagnostic imaging products and medical informatics solutions that meet and exceed the evolving needs of healthcare facilities today and into the future. It’s ever expanding medical imaging solutions span digital radiography (DR), detectors, portables and suites, mammography systems with digital breast tomosynthesis, computed tomography solutions for oncology and radiology applications, technologically advanced flexible and surgical endoscopy and fluoroscopy solutions. Fujifilm enables interoperability through its Systems Integration offering as well as its comprehensive, AI-supported Synapse® Enterprise Imaging portfolio, which includes the TeraMedica Division of Fujifilm. Fujifilm’s in vitro diagnostics (IVD) portfolio includes clinical lab reagents, and biomarkers to assess the risk for the development of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with chronic liver disease. FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is headquartered in Lexington, Massachusetts. For more information please visit www.fujifilmhealthcare.com.
FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, brings cutting edge solutions to a broad range of global industries by leveraging its depth of knowledge and fundamental technologies developed in its relentless pursuit of innovation. Its proprietary core technologies contribute to the various fields including healthcare, graphic systems, highly functional materials, optical devices, digital imaging and document products. These products and services are based on its extensive portfolio of chemical, mechanical, optical, electronic and imaging technologies. For the year ended March 31, 2020, the company had global revenues of $22.1 billion, at an exchange rate of 109 yen to the dollar. Fujifilm is committed to responsible environmental stewardship and good corporate citizenship. For more information, please visit: www.fujifilmholdings.com.