Relationship brings innovative video-telemedicine offshore medical services to Southeast Asia
HOUSTON, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- InPlace Medical Solutions(TM), the world's first video-telemedicine offshore medical service, has contracted Atlas Merger SDN.BHD as its exclusive agent for Malaysia, Brunei and Indonesia. Atlas Merger, a well-recognized name in the region, will be responsible for marketing and contract management of InPlace Medical Solutions.
"We are pleased to announce that Atlas Merger will represent InPlace Medical in this important part of Southeast Asia," said Shannon Caldwell, executive director for Offshore and Remote Services at NuPhysicia LLC, the company operating the InPlace Medical Solutions brand. "Working globally, the offshore oil and gas industry appreciates how InPlace Medical provides improved medical services while controlling costs and improving rig productivity."
InPlace Medical combines specially trained remote duty paramedics, enhanced medical inventory and advanced video telemedicine technology to bring expanded physician care directly to the rig. This better manages rig workforce health and lowers transportation risks and costs. Offshore oil operators and drilling contractors benefit from reduced operating expenses and higher workforce productivity.
"Today's successful global businesses deploy their people worldwide," said Chief Executive Officer Mohd Aminuddin Husain of Atlas Merger SDN.BHD. "To obtain the best people to work in such remote locations as the South China Sea - where medical services and facilities can be many hours away - employers need the best health and medical services available." Husain added, "We have chosen to represent InPlace Medical Solutions(TM) because they are the coming standard for the industry - and globally, they have the most experience in delivering large-scale, advanced-video telemedicine services."
|SOURCE NuPhysicia LLC|
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