JERUSALEM and NEEDHAM, Massachusetts, October 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oridion Systems Ltd. (SWX: ORIDN) today announced a three-year purchase agreement with Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc., America's largest non-profit health care provider and the largest non-military medical customer in the world. The agreement is for Oridion patented capnography (Microstream) monitors and CO2 breath sampling consumables (FilterLine(R)).
With this agreement, Oridion becomes Kaiser's sole supplier for Oridion's consumable products, thus providing savings for the entire Kaiser system of hospitals and outpatient facilities. The Kaiser network includes more than 30 hospitals and some 400 other health care facilities.
Gerry Feldman, President of Oridion, said, "We are very proud to have entered into this agreement with Kaiser, a recognized leader in healthcare innovation and best practices. Oridion's mission is to increase patient safety and improve patient outcomes based on proprietary solutions that utilize information from the patient's respiratory system. Kaiser's use of our technologies is very validating. "
The agreement covers Microstream capnography monitors, including the Capnostream(R) 20 with Smart Capnography(TM). Smart Capnography is a family of superior algorithms and software that reduces alarms, improves workflow, and provides clinical utility for improved patient safety. The agreement also includes Oridion's single-use FilterLine CO2 breath-sampling lines, which contain unique, patented features that deliver the most accurate and reliable breath sampling results.
Oridion Systems Ltd. (http://www.oridion.com) is a global medical device company specializing in patient safety monitoring. The Company operates through wholly owned subsidiaries in the United States, Europe, and Israel.
Oridion develops proprietary medical devices and patient interfaces,
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