EdgeLab(TM) LIMS System Chosen by Hospital to Replace Its Aging Legacy System
DENVER, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. ("Global Med" or the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: GLOB), an international e-Health, medical information technology company, today announced that its Inlog subsidiary has licensed its EdgeLab Laboratory Information Management Software (marketed as "Labo Serveur" in France) to the Gabriel Martin Hospital of Saint-Paul de la Reunion ("Saint-Paul"). Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
EdgeLab, introduced into the hospital market in 1999 as "Labo Serveur", has become a leading Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) in Europe with more than 150 licensed laboratory installations. EdgeLab is a powerful information management tool with a comprehensive range of laboratory functionality. It runs on a colorful, easy-to-use Windows(R) graphical interface. EdgeLab can be easily configured to meet the business needs of large, complex, multi-site hospital laboratories, as well as small, single-site hospitals that have much less complexity.
EdgeLab is connected with more than 1,000 analyzers and interchanges data with all major hospital healthcare software packages. Saint-Paul's laboratory processes 250 patient files per week and will directly connect 14 laboratory analyzers to the EdgeLab solution. Inlog's development approach is to provide laboratory software which offers production management as well as laboratory management. EdgeLab will help Saint-Paul experience greater efficiencies in their laboratory while offering reliability, quality and performance.
Dr. Martigny, Saint-Paul's Head of Laboratory Service, stated, "We are happy to replace our LIMS with Inlog's EdgeLab. We chose Inlog due to the quality of their response, especially in respect to project tracking, project management and their comprehensive LIMS features which met our requirements."
Will Willman, Vice President of Sales and Marketing EU/ME/Asia at Global Med Technologies, commented, "We are excited to have been chosen to assist Saint-Paul with their laboratory information management system needs in their hospital. We are pleased that discerning laboratory managers in French hospitals are increasingly choosing EdgeLab. We are looking forward to supporting Saint-Paul with quality products and services as they continue to provide excellent, advanced healthcare to patients in their community."
About Gabriel Martin Hospital, Saint-Paul de la Reunion
The CHGM is a public health establishment with 265 beds which is situated in Saint-Paul de la Reunion. Its Emergency Room registers 30,000 cases per year and the establishment is made up of more than 700 physicians and employees. In order to provide quality patient care, the establishment relies increasingly on its information system which is broken down into four parts: administrative, medical, medico-technical and IT.
About Global Med Technologies(R), Inc.
Global Med Technologies, Inc. is an international medical software company which develops regulated and non-regulated software products and services for the healthcare industry. As a leading provider of blood and laboratory software applications and services, Global Med's products are deployed in 20 countries and serve over 1,600 transfusion centers, blood banks and laboratories.
Global Med's U.S. division, Wyndgate Technologies(R), provides Vein-to-Vein(R) tracking through its Donor Doc(TM), SafeTrace(R), SafeTrace Tx(R) and ElDorado Donor(TM) software products. Each year, Wyndgate's products and services manage more than eight million blood components, representing over 27% of the U.S. blood supply.
Global Med's European subsidiary, Inlog, SA, is a leading provider of donor center and transfusion management systems as well as cellular therapy software, laboratory information systems and quality assurance medical software systems internationally. Inlog's products include EdgeBlood*, EdgeTrack*, EdgeCell, EdgeLab and SAPANET.
Global Med's U.S. division, eDonor(R), provides a web-based donor relationship management system that integrates recruitment, scheduling, retention and fulfillment for national as well as local community blood centers and hospitals. eDonor's products and services are designed to complement Global Med's strong line of international blood management and laboratory information software and service solutions.
Global Med's U.S. subsidiary, PeopleMed(R), Inc., provides cost-effective customized software validation, consulting and compliance solutions to hospitals and donor centers.
For more information about Global Med's products and services, please call 800-996-3428 or visit http://www.globalmedtech.com, http://www.peoplemed.com, http://www.inlog.com, http://www.eDonor.com, and http://www.wyndgate.com.
*FDA 510(k) clearance required prior to sales in the U.S.
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