CLEVELAND, May 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MIM Software Inc., a leading global provider of medical imaging and radiotherapy software, announced today that GenesisCare Australia has selected MIM Maestro as their contouring and deformable registration solutions platform across the Genesis Cancer Care Network in Australia.
Genesis Cancer Care is the largest provider of radiotherapy in Australia, performing over 300,000 yearly radiation oncology treatments from its network of 27 sites across the region. An extensive evaluation of the world's leading radiation oncology software solutions led to MIM Software being selected as the preferred suite of products to address the increasing demands of complex treatment protocols, resource intensive workflows and high patient volumes.
"We are very excited to be partnering with MIM Software," explains Keith Hansen, National Executive Manager at Genesis Cancer Care. "A great deal of time and effort was spent in evaluating an optimal solution that would allow us to incorporate advanced processes and technologies into our patient care workflows. We are continuously striving to provide high quality care for patients, with clinical excellence in image management and treatment planning, a key outcome required of the partnership. By implementing MIM into our clinics we will ensure every patient in our care receives highly personalised and highly targeted treatments."
"Developing clinically robust products and supporting advanced workflows at the highest level to help improve treatment outcomes is what propels us to deliver exceptional software solutions to the Oncology community," explains Kanak Chatterjee, Director of Business Development at MIM Software. "It is extremely satisfying to see these efforts being realized in the Australian market with the help of our partners, NL-Tec Pty. Ltd."
MIM Maestro is a medical software suite capable of solving complex problems through the use of advanced tools for image fusion, contouring, deformable registration and automation to enhance radiation therapy plans.
About MIM Software Inc.
MIM Software Inc. is committed to enhancing patient care by providing practical imaging solutions in the fields of radiation oncology, radiology, nuclear medicine, urology, neuroimaging, cardiac imaging, and brachytherapy. MIM offers solutions for computer workstations, as well as mobile and cloud-based platforms. MIM is a privately held company with a dynamic working environment and offices worldwide.
GenesisCare provides high quality specialist care to patients with cancer and cardiovascular disease, the two largest disease burdens globally. The organisation exists to improve quality and access for patients and communities in need. The Group is the largest provider of radiotherapy across Australia, operating 25 cancer centres in major metropolitan and also regional settings (including in tertiary teaching public hospitals). More than 80 locations provide cardiology or sleep services. GenesisCare employs more than 1700 highly trained health professionals and support staff including more than 150 physicians and leads or participates in more than 100 clinical trials.
Cancer care is provided for all tumor groups with the latest techniques including intensity modulated radiotherapy, volumetric arc therapy, stereotactic radiotherapy and radiosurgery, low dose rate and high dose rate brachytherapy.
The GenesisCare medical team comprises some of the world's most experienced specialists with many dedicating time as consultants in public hospitals or participating in research and teaching. GenesisCare is adopting internationally proven medical technologies integrated with electronic healthcare records to improve patient clinical outcomes and their service experience.
In July 2015 GenesisCare acquired the United Kingdom's leading provider of private cancer services, Cancer Partners UK. Having recently opened a new cancer treatment centre in Kings Hill, the renamed GenesisCare UK now operates ten clinics, undertaking overflow support for three National Health Service Trust hospitals. GenesisCare UK plans to open the first of two cancer centres with Ramsay Hospitals UK commencing at Springfield (Essex) in August with a further two cancer centres expected to open in 2017.
For more information, please visit www.genesiscare.com.au
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