Ventripoint Collaborates with GE Healthcare to Bring More Functionality to its Cardiac Ultrasound Devices
Toronto, Ontario - The Newswire - April 27, 2021 - Ventripoint Diagnostics Ltd. ("Ventripoint" or the "Company"), (TSXV:VPT) (OTC:VPTDF) announces the Company has entered into a collaboration with GE Healthcare.
Ventripoint has been added as an innovator under GE Healthcare’s Edison Developer Program, which helps healthcare providers gain access to market-ready applications. As an
innovator under this program, our installed base will be enhanced and will drive
Ventripoint’s commercial growth worldwide by accessing GE Healthcare’s global channel.
“We are delighted to partner with GE Healthcare to work towards bringing our cardiac analysis tools to their existing customer base of cardiologists,” stated Dr. George Adams, Executive-Chairman of Ventripoint.
The collaboration between GE Healthcare and Ventripoint offers the potential to enable the medical technology company’s global customers to leverage the advanced 3D image analysis tools from the Ventripoint software applications for studies obtained using GE Healthcare’s suite of Vivid cardiac ultrasound products.
“We are excited to offer the opportunity to partner with third parties, to widen their market footprint while also potentially bringing more functionality for our users,” said Kristin McLeod, Digital Manager, Cardiovascular Ultrasound, GE Healthcare
For more information on the Ventripoint 3D software analysis application, please refer to the Ventripoint website: www.ventripoint.com.
About GE Healthcare
GE Healthcare is the $18 billion healthcare business of GE (NYSE: GE). As a leading global medical technology, pharmaceutical diagnostics and digital solutions innovator, GE Healthcare enables clinicians to make faster, more informed decisions through intelligent devices, data analytics, applications and services, supported by its Edison intelligence platform. With over 100 years of healthcare industry experience and around 50,000 employees globally, the company operates at the center of an ecosystem working toward precision health, digitizing healthcare, helping drive productivity and improve outcomes for patients, providers, health systems and researchers around the world.
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About Ventripoint Diagnostics Ltd.
Ventripoint has become an industry leader in the application of AI (Artificial Intelligence) to echocardiography. Ventripoint's VMS products are powered by its proprietary KBR technology, which is the result of a decade of development and provides accurate volumetric cardiac measurements equivalent to MRI. This affordable, gold-standard alternative allows cardiologists greater confidence in the management of their patients. Providing better care to patients serves as a springboard and basic standard for all of Ventripoint's products that guide our future developments. In addition, VMS+ is versatile and can be used with all ultrasound systems from any vendor supported by regulatory market approvals in the U.S., Europe and Canada.
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