Connecticut Children's Medical Center Selects Fujifilm Synapse VNA

Synapse VNA to improve patient care by simplifying the sharing of all clinical content across complete enterprise

Feb 17, 2016, 18:29 ET from FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc.

MILWAUKEE, Feb. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- (Booth #1024) -- The TeraMedica Division of FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. announced today that Connecticut Children's Medical Center will install Synapse VNA version 6.0, the next generation of its enterprise-wide medical information and image management solution, across its facility.

"Fujifilm TeraMedica is recognized for its best-in-class software and services," said Jung Park, Senior Director of Information Services Connecticut Children's Medical Center. "We plan to leverage the Synapse VNA solution across our complete enterprise that will maximize operational efficiencies and reduce costs."

Synapse VNA enables management, distribution, and visualization of DICOM and non-DICOM images and standards based documents from any departmental system. Major new features include a completely re-designed demographics quality assurance, user interface and support for VNA role-based dashboards.

"We are pleased that Connecticut Children's Medical Center has selected Synapse VNA as an independent VNA solution to meet their needs," said Greg Strowig, Executive Director, TeraMedica Division of FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. "Our signature solution is designed to address issues confronting healthcare enterprises and they will benefit from the scalability, performance, speed and ease of implementation."

Synapse VNA version 6.0 will also be on display at the 2016 HIMSS annual conference & exhibition (Booth #1024) held February 29 –March 4, 2016 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. To register for a product demonstration at HIMSS, please click here.

For more information, please visit www.fujifilmsynapseVNA.com.

About Fujifilm
FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is a leading provider of diagnostic imaging products and medical informatics solutions to meet the needs of healthcare facilities today and well into the future. From an unrivaled selection of digital x-ray systems, to the Synapse® brand of PACS, RIS and cardiovascular products, to advanced women's health imaging systems, Fujifilm has products that are ideal for any size imaging environment. The Endoscopy Division of FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. supplies high quality, technologically advanced FUJINON brand endoscopes to the medical market. The TeraMedica Division of FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. delivers healthcare informatics, and is the leading provider of vendor neutral, enterprise-wide solutions for unrestricted medical image management. FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is headquartered in Stamford, CT. For more information please visit www.fujifilmhealthcare.com and www.fujifilmendoscopy.com.

FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation, Tokyo, Japan brings continuous innovation and leading-edge products to a broad spectrum of industries, including: healthcare, with medical systems, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics; graphic systems; highly functional materials, such as flat panel display materials; optical devices, such as broadcast and cinema lenses; digital imaging; and document products. These are based on a vast portfolio of chemical, mechanical, optical, electronic, software and production technologies. In the year ended March 31, 2015, the company had global revenues of $20.8 billion, at an exchange rate of 120 yen to the dollar. Fujifilm is committed to environmental stewardship and good corporate citizenship. For more information, please visit: www.fujifilmholdings.com.

About Connecticut Children's Medical Center
Connecticut Children's Medical Center is a nationally recognized, 187-bed not-for-profit children's hospital serving as the primary teaching hospital for the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Named among the best in the nation for its pediatric specialties in the annual U.S. News & World Report "Best Children's Hospitals" rankings, Connecticut Children's is the only free-standing children's hospital in Connecticut that offers comprehensive, world-class health care to children. Our pediatric services are available at Connecticut Children's Medical Center in Hartford and at Saint Mary's Hospital in Waterbury, with neonatal intensive care units at Hartford Hospital and the University of Connecticut Health Center, along with a state-of-the-art ambulatory surgery center, five specialty care centers and 11 other locations across the state. Connecticut Children's has a medical staff of nearly 1,100 practicing in more than 30 specialties.

For more information, visit www.connecticutchildrens.org or connect with us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/connecticutchildrens and Twitter at www.twitter.com/ctchildrens.

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