ORANGE CITY, Iowa and CORALVILLE, Iowa, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CIVCO Medical Solutions, the leading provider of radiation oncology motion management solutions, received the Iowa Global Excellence in Exporting Award by the Northwest Iowa Development Organization. CIVCO was recognized for this excellence in exporting award at the Fourth Annual Northwest Iowa Development (NWID) Partners Meeting at Northwest Iowa Community College (NWICC) in Sheldon, Iowa on October 13. Kathy Hill, International Trade Office of the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA), presented the award. More than 110 community and regional leaders from the six-county NWID region representing economic development, business, city councils, boards of supervisors and others with an interest in growing the region attended the meeting.
"CIVCO Medical Solutions is honored to receive this state-wide recognition from the Northwest Iowa Development Organization and the Iowa Economic Development Authority," said Nat Geissel, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Radiation Oncology. "We take great pride in our business units being operated in Iowa and our associates possessing the strong work ethic and service we provide to our customers around the world. Unfortunately, the number of cancer cases continues to grow and CIVCO will continue to focus on providing solutions that improve patient care worldwide." CIVCO exports over 3000 products to over 80 countries around the globe.
CIVCO Medical Solutions has over 30 years of experience and offers cutting-edge medical technology to a diverse group of medical professionals. CIVCO's Radiation Oncology (RO) division designs, manufactures and markets comprehensive motion management solutions to improve patient outcomes and increase clinical productivity for head & neck, breast, lung, abdomen, prostate and other treatment sites. RO's products include couchtops and overlays for linear accelerators and imaging systems, advanced patient immobilization solutions, robotic patient positioning, advanced fiducial markers, immobilization/positioning equipment and consumables. The Multi-Modality Imaging (MMI) unit designs and manufactures accessories for use in diagnostic and therapeutic imaging and interventional procedures, with a strong focus on ultrasound. MMI's products range from infection control products including a wide range of ultrasound and CT covers to device guidance, positioning and electromagnetic needle tracking. CIVCO offers patients and clinicians the newest and best technology available to improve patient care.
Northwest Iowa Development is a regional economic development marketing organization focused on growing businesses and communities in northwest Iowa. It includes the counties of Lyon, Sioux, Cherokee, O'Brien, Plymouth and Osceola. For more information, visit www.northwestiowa.com or contact your local economic development organization.
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