Navigation Links
Digirad Corporation Sells Arizona, Nevada Service Hubs
Date:3/4/2009

POWAY, Calif., March 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Digirad Corporation (Nasdaq: DRAD), a leading provider of diagnostic imaging products and personnel and equipment leasing services that improve patient care while driving positive healthcare economics, today reported that it has sold the assets related to its Arizona and Nevada service hub locations. The asset purchase agreement with Ohio-based Antigua Medical Services LLC calls for the sale of portable nuclear imaging cameras, vans and related equipment, and the assignment of certain customer contracts of the former Digirad service hub locations in Las Vegas, Phoenix and Tucson. Antigua Medical Services is committed to providing outstanding customer care and advanced imaging equipment manufactured by Digirad.

Digirad CEO Todd Clyde said, "Our strategy is to focus on a core group of DIS (Digirad Imaging Solutions) locations in order to facilitate improved utilization and profitability and this agreement is another important step in that direction. With this sale, our goal of hub realignment and consolidation is well on its way to completion and we expect to conclude the program in the coming months."

He continued, "Antigua Medical Services was a natural choice as a buyer because of its commitment to customer service with an employee-oriented culture. We look forward to a continued and supportive business relationship with Antigua Medical Services."

Daniel Rice, Managing Member of Antigua Medical Services commented, "We are excited about the opportunity in front of us and believe we can build on the success and quality-of-service reputation Digirad has created at these Arizona and Nevada locations. We plan to continue providing excellent service for the customers that will be served by Antigua Medical Services."

About Digirad Corporation

Digirad provides medical diagnostic imaging systems and personnel and equipment leasing services to physicians' offices, hospitals and imaging centers for cardiac, vascular, and general imaging applications. Digirad's Cardius XPO line of nuclear imaging cameras use patented solid-state technology and unique multi (single, dual, triple) head design for superior performance and advanced features for sharper digital images, faster processing, compact size, lighter weight for portability, ability to handle patients up to 500 pounds, and improved patient comfort compared to standard nuclear cameras. Digirad's 2020tc general-purpose nuclear imager has a small footprint and may also be configured for fixed or mobile use to supplement primary imaging. Digirad's installed base of equipment exceeds 600 systems; in addition, a mobile fleet of more than 145 nuclear and ultrasound imaging systems is being used in 21 states, primarily in the eastern, midwestern and southwestern United States. For more information, please visit www.digirad.com. Digirad(R), Digirad Imaging Solutions(R), and Cardius(R) are registered trademarks of Digirad Corporation.

    Investor Contact:                   Company Contact:
    Matt Clawson                        Todd Clyde
    Allen & Caron                       Chief Executive Officer
    949-474-4300                        858-726-1600


'/>"/>
SOURCE Digirad Corporation
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Digirad Names Richard B. Slansky Chief Financial Officer
2. Digirad Corporation Sells Northern California Service Hubs
3. Digirad Corporation to Release Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results on February 5, 2009
4. Digirad Corporation Comments on Fourth Quarter Progress
5. Digirad Corporation CEO to Present at J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco
6. Digirad Corporation Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for nSPEED(R) Reconstruction Software for Improved Image Quality in Less Time With Less Radiation
7. Digirad Corporation Reports Financial Results for 2008 Second Quarter and Six Months
8. Digirad Corporation to Present at CapStone Small-Cap Investor Conference
9. Digirad Corporation to Present at Bank of America 2008 Health Care Conference
10. Digirad Corporation and University of Chicago Medical Center Sign Letter of Agreement
11. Digirad Corporation Reports Financial Results for First-Quarter 2008
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/17/2017)... ... August 17, 2017 , ... Dr. Charles ... Through Forgiveness ($15.99, paperback, 9781498497626; $7.99, eBook, 9781498497633) focuses on the treatment ... of memories and achieve forgiveness, through a progressive journey toward healing. This book ...
(Date:8/17/2017)... , ... August 17, 2017 , ... Momkus McCluskey ... newest Partner. Ms. Parks is a member of the firm’s Commercial Litigation and Employment ... and provides a wealth of knowledge in matters of employment litigation, commercial litigation and ...
(Date:8/17/2017)... ... , ... A recent report indicates that circa 79 percent of 483 warning ... data integrity. The FDA outlines their expectations for quality critical instrumentation in the GMP ... the Beckman Coulter Life Sciences Virtual Trade Show Virtual Event, this webinar ...
(Date:8/16/2017)... ... August 16, 2017 , ... Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) ... President, Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Spiro brings over 30 years of clinical, healthcare IT, ... for BHI’s cutting-edge analytics solutions. , “I am thrilled to welcome Dr. Spiro ...
(Date:8/16/2017)... ... August 16, 2017 , ... The Data Council, ... that it was acquired by Advantage Solutions. The Data Council’s IX-ONE platform ... include the industry’s leading suppliers, brokers, distributors and retailers. The Data Council will ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:8/17/2017)... -- Bio-Ess Laboratories, LLC Chief Science Officer, Dr. Adam Elhofy , ... on Cell-Ess® Universal Titer Boost at the 9 th ... August 21-25.  The Bioprocessing Summit convenes more than 1,000 international bioprocess professionals ... ... Cell-Ess is ...
(Date:8/15/2017)... -- AccuGenomics, Inc., a diagnostic company based in ... company has provided an AccuKit to the HIV Cure ... Hill and to Qura Therapeutics for evaluation in HIV ... reservoir and viral expression in human CD4+ T cells ... is a joint initiative between the University of North ...
(Date:8/10/2017)... -- Physical Rehabilitation Network (PRN), acquired the long-standing outpatient rehabilitation clinic, ... . The reputable clinic will continue to be co-owned and ... staff of four clinicians. Lipkin received his doctorate in physical ... years of experience with a strong background in manual therapy. ... 10th PRN clinic in and around the Denver ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: