Sectra AB (Sectra), a developer and seller of secure mobile communication systems and encryption for telecom and data lines, has signed picture archiving and communication systems (PACS) agreement with Wooster Community Hospital of Wooster, Ohio. Through the five year agreement Sectra will supply PACS products and direct service and support to Wooster Community Hospital.

“Wooster Community Hospital operates on the principal of delivering convenient, quality healthcare services to all people in an efficient and responsive manner,” says Dave Harrison, Director of Radiology at Wooster Community Hospital. “We needed a unified PACS platform that would evolve to meet the growing demands of our environment; delivering images via the hospitals network, and more importantly through the web. WCH strongly believes that Sectra will enhance that evolution as we move to the future with our patients and physicians.”

“Wooster Community Hospital is representative of many leading healthcare institutions in the U.S. today, says Dr. John Goble,” President of Sectra in North America. “While the current environment has created additional financial and social pressures, the need to deliver high quality efficient healthcare to an expanding patient population is more pressing than ever.