Navigation Links
Leading Healthcare Group Selects Varian Medical Systems to Supply Cancer Treatment Technology for Treatment Centers Across the Western United States
Date:6/17/2009

Providence Health and Services (PH&S) Enters into Three-Year Agreement with Varian

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) and Providence Health and Services (PH&S) have signed a three-year agreement for Varian to provide PH&S treatment centers with advanced radiotherapy technology for treating cancer. The agreement covers Varian's state-of-the-art equipment and software.

"The Providence Health & Services organization encompasses over 33 participating treatment facilities across Alaska, Washington, Montana, Oregon, and California," said Michael Oswald, Director of Capital Equipment Contracting at PH&S. "We elected not to renew our previous agreements with certain other cancer treatment technology suppliers, and selected Varian as our vendor for radiation therapy treatment technology going forward."

"Varian provides well engineered, high quality equipment that performs to very tight specifications," said Keri Moeller, manager of radiation oncology at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Washington, a PH&S member site that installed Varian's Trilogy(TM) machine for image-guided radiotherapy earlier this year. Moeller and her colleagues at Sacred Heart are members of the PH&S Oncology Services group, which played an instrumental role in the organization's decision to contract with Varian for treatment delivery technology purchases over the next five years. "With Trilogy, we can offer patients accurate image-guided treatments. Our Trilogy machine can quickly deliver high-dose stereotactic radiosurgery when appropriate, and also features respiratory gating to compensate for tumor motion during treatment. No other manufacturer could offer us a comparable package of capabilities. We also felt secure in our ability to rely on V
'/>"/>

SOURCE Varian Medical Systems, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Nottingham Primary Care Division a UK leading center
2. Purity Products Partners with Leading Vitamin D Expert to Create Next-Generation D3 Complex
3. EUROPACE 2009, the leading European congress on cardiac arrhythmias and pacing
4. Enhanced Vision Supports America's Leading Event for Blind and Visually Impaired
5. Perot Systems Releases ARRA Webcast Featuring Leading Analyst Firm
6. Leading Sperm Bank Expands Fertility Preservation Services to the Big Apple
7. Eltman, Eltman & Cooper: The Nation's Leading Judgment Enforcement Firm
8. Leading University Hospital Completes System-Wide Conversion to Masimo SET(R) Pulse Oximetry
9. Leading Patient Advocacy Organizations United on Health Care Reform Principles
10. KoolDocs.com, Leading Provider of Online Doctor Consultations, Launches New Website
11. MHPA, Leading Association Representing Medicaid Health Plans, Issues Statement on Proposed California SCHIP Elimination
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/2/2014)... State University biochemists have discovered a family of proteins ... aureus , a pathogenic bacterium that can cause more ... Geisbrecht, professor of biochemistry and molecular biophysics, and Kasra ... , which is the cause of increasing common staph ... Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , or ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... have made it clear that a mother,s eating habits ... a profound impact on her offspring and their propensity ... now, the mechanisms behind this phenomenon were unclear. According ... of The FASEB Journal F , scientists ... a mother,s diet and an offspring,s risk of future ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... Many people believe that marijuana is not addictive, but ... people are able to obtain and consume cannabis legally ... are less likely to perceive it as addictive or ... General Hospital,s Center for Addiction Medicine, said in a ... use can have significant consequences, and we know that ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... Malvern, PA (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 ... healthcare communications and education, is proud to announce the ... and clinical resource center designed for healthcare professionals who ... website offers practitioners comprehensive access to:, , ... , Dedicated topic centers for diabetes, oncology, ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Healthcare professionals ... and most complete oncology guidelines available at the point ... and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® ... other evidence and guidelines in the content available from ... , NCCN, a not-for-profit alliance of 25 of the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Biochemists find new treatment options for staph infections, inflammatory diseases 2Health News:How genes link a mother's diet to the risk of obesity in her offspring 2Health News:'Pot Addiction' May Be Real, Study Suggests 2Health News:HMP Communications Holdings, LLC, Acquires Nutrition411.com 2Health News:DynaMed™ to Utilize Information from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® 2Health News:DynaMed™ to Utilize Information from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® 3Health News:DynaMed™ to Utilize Information from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® 4
... growth of cancer cells in lab study , THURSDAY, Nov. ... form of leukemia holds promise as a possible treatment for ... (Sprycel) is used to treat chronic myeloid leukemia. Researchers at ... drug limited the growth and invasive powers of ovarian cancer ...
... ... and his company, Nationwide Relocation Services, are enormous supporters of breast cancer ... lethal disease are growing by number, as both men and women are ... its power to assist in costumers, moves when coping with such difficult ...
... ... PDF conversion product line. PDF2Office® for iWork a new product to convert PDF to ... ... Recosoft Corporation the developer of the PDF2Office® family of products, PDF2ID® tool for InDesign®, ...
... ... are under even more pressure to perform during the swine flu ... large and small over the coming months. While some large businesses ... for their employees, many medium and smaller businesses are not protected. ...
... FREEHOLD, N.J., Nov. 11 Speedus Corp. (Nasdaq: SPDE ... Graham was appointed to the Company,s Board of Directors. , ... which he founded in 1988, and has been a General ... Crosshill Debt II, L.P. since 2004. Prior to these roles ...
... Forward thinking Mayor A.C. Wharton, sees Benefit in New ... Memphis Mayor, A.C. Wharton stands up for the outstanding ... hosted by University of Tennessee Health & Science Center on ... Madison in Room 305. The National Bipolar Foundation has been ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Leukemia Drug May Help Some Ovarian Cancer Patients 2Health News:Nationwide Relocation Services Support Breast Cancer Awareness 2Health News:Nationwide Relocation Services Support Breast Cancer Awareness 3Health News:PDF2Office for iWork -- New Utility to Convert PDF Files Directly to Native Keynote & Pages '08/'09 Formats Ships 2Health News:PDF2Office for iWork -- New Utility to Convert PDF Files Directly to Native Keynote & Pages '08/'09 Formats Ships 3Health News:How to Survive Recession and Swine Flu Outbreak in Your Employees 2Health News:Speedus Corp. Names Stephen X. Graham to Board of Directors 2Health News:Memphis Mayor Endorses National Bipolar Foundation 2
(Date:9/2/2014)... , Spanien, September 2, 2014 ... Das auf dem ESC-Kongress 2014 präsentierte ... Behandlung und Behandlungsergebnisse von schlaganfallgefährdeten Patienten ... Die Daten der ... Patienten, einer innovativen und unabhängigen Forschungsinitiative ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... September 2, 2014 , ... 2014 provide insight into treatment and outcomes of ... practice --   Data from nearly ... in the FIELD-Atrial Fibrillation (GARFIELD-AF), an innovative, independent ... strategies for atrial fibrillation (AF) patients remain sub-optimal ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... , Sept. 2, 2014 Particle Sciences, the ... its investment in development and manufacturing capabilities with the ... Karl Mueller , Particle Sciences, Associate Director Clinical Production, ... adding clean room square footage, equipment and staff across ... The company now has over 6000ft 2 of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 2Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 3Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 4Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 5Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 6Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 7Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 8Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 9Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 10Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 11Data From Global Atrial Fibrillation Registry Show Antithrombotic Agents Not Optimally Used to Prevent Stroke 2Data From Global Atrial Fibrillation Registry Show Antithrombotic Agents Not Optimally Used to Prevent Stroke 3Data From Global Atrial Fibrillation Registry Show Antithrombotic Agents Not Optimally Used to Prevent Stroke 4Data From Global Atrial Fibrillation Registry Show Antithrombotic Agents Not Optimally Used to Prevent Stroke 5Data From Global Atrial Fibrillation Registry Show Antithrombotic Agents Not Optimally Used to Prevent Stroke 6Data From Global Atrial Fibrillation Registry Show Antithrombotic Agents Not Optimally Used to Prevent Stroke 7Data From Global Atrial Fibrillation Registry Show Antithrombotic Agents Not Optimally Used to Prevent Stroke 8Data From Global Atrial Fibrillation Registry Show Antithrombotic Agents Not Optimally Used to Prevent Stroke 9Particle Sciences Expands Drug Eluting Device Capabilities and Overall Clinical Trial Manufacturing Resources 2
... , ... The Gamida Cell-Teva Joint Venture,(JV) announced today that the ... registration, Phase,III clinical trial of StemEx (called ExCell) and has recommended ... data analysis is,anticipated to take place during Q2 2010. StemEx is ...
... , Feb. 9 CareFusion Corp. (NYSE: ... from continuing operations for the three and six months ended ... during our second quarter and performed ahead of our expectations," said ... spending made modest improvements during the quarter and we continued to ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Data Monitoring Committee Recommends Continuation of Phase III Study of StemEx(R), a Cord Blood Stem Cell Product, for Leukemia and Lymphoma 2Data Monitoring Committee Recommends Continuation of Phase III Study of StemEx(R), a Cord Blood Stem Cell Product, for Leukemia and Lymphoma 3CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 2CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 3CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 4CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 5CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 6CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 7CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 8CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 9CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 10CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 11CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 12CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 13CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 14CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 15CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 16CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 17CareFusion Reports Second Quarter Results 18
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
Medicine Products: