King Edward VII’s Hospital Selects Vital Images’ Modular Enterprise Imaging Solution

LONDON, Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- King Edward VII’s Hospital, London’s foremost private hospital, is pleased to announce a new partnership with leading-edge advanced imaging and informatics company Vital Images, Inc. (Vital), based in Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A.

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Vital has provided King Edward VII’s Hospital with the first United Kingdom implementation of the company’s cutting-edge Data Stream, VNA and DICOMweb-enabled clinical imaging technologies. The innovative modular enterprise imaging solution offers staff at the Hospital unparalleled, fast and consistent access to a range of diagnostic data. Vital’s product portfolio provided to King Edward VII’s Hospital also includes the industry-proven Vitrea® Advanced Visualization platform that provides specialized 3D viewing to clinicians in a number of critical patient care areas, such as surgery and oncology.

“Customers have seen Vital as the premier provider of advanced visualization solutions and world-class service for many years,” says Jim Litterer, president and CEO of Vital Images. “We are now bringing that same focus of product and service excellence to the healthcare enterprise imaging market with high-profile and exacting customers like King Edward VII’s Hospital.”

“The flexibility of the complete Vitrea solution allows us to have full control over all our data,” says Corey Frazier, imaging manager at King Edward VII’s Hospital. “It’s good to know that this critical information is secured in one place in its original format and accessible using non-proprietary tools. The system gives us greater control over what viewing tools we use to look into the archive and it is simple to use.”

About Vital Images, Inc.
Vital Images, Inc., a Toshiba Medical Systems Group company, is a leading provider of diagnostic imaging and enterprise informatics solutions to help healthcare organizations deliver exceptional care while optimizing resources across multi-facility organizations. The company's solutions are scalable to meet the unique needs of hospitals and imaging centers and are accessible throughout the enterprise anytime, anywhere. For more information, visit or join the conversation on Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Vitrea is a trademark of Vital Images, Inc.

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King Edward VII’s Hospital

King Edward VII’s Hospital is an independent, acute private Hospital located in Marylebone, central London. The Hospital delivers the highest standards of private medical care in London, supported by outstanding nurses, first class staff and hand-picked consultants, all of whom are recognized leaders in their fields.

King Edward VII’s Hospital is open to all.



Aaron Wangen (Vital Images) 001 952 487 9632

Isobel Auchinachie or Ryan Thompson (King Edward VII’s Hospital) 0207 384 6980