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Saratoga Hospital Purchases Three IDC DR Systems
Date:4/7/2008

New York Hospital Upgrades Three X-Ray Rooms from Film to IDC Digital

Radiography

CALGARY, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - IDC (Imaging Dynamics Company Ltd.) (TSX: IDL), the global leader in the rapidly growing market for digital radiography, today announced that Saratoga Hospital in Saratoga Springs, New York has purchased IDC's X2200, X1590, and X1600 Plus direct digital radiography (DR) systems to replace conventional film X-ray equipment in its three radiography rooms. Saratoga Hospital chose IDC for its ease-of-use, user-friendly interface, customer service and affordability.

Saratoga Hospital has more than 280 physicians with a wide range of medical specialties. The hospital, which is more than 100 years old, has been pursuing digital technology to achieve efficiencies in many areas of care. According to Mildred Aviles, Director of Medical Imaging Services at Saratoga Hospital, "Upgrading to IDC's DR systems is helping us to better meet the imaging needs of both our physicians and patients. We are able to provide information more quickly and accurately to a larger number of people."

According to Bruce Ashby, Vice President Northeast Region, IDC, "We are pleased to have been selected by Saratoga Hospital, which is very progressive in its vision and exacting in its health care standards."

The hospital conducted an extensive evaluation of digital radiography systems prior to making its purchasing decision. "We went on several site visits and talked to customers," said Aviles. "Our technologists found IDC's systems to be more user-friendly than those from the larger vendors, while IDC's affordability made the most compelling business case."

About IDC

IDC (Imaging Dynamics Company) is a medical technology company and innovative force in the fast-growing field of digital radiography (DR) technology. IDC's X-Series of direct capture technology replaces conventional film-based X-rays and provides a cost-effective alternative to cassette based film or computed radiography (CR) systems.

Each IDC DR solution provides high resolution radiographic images in the digital format required for today's electronic medical record networks, all without the use of film, environmentally harmful chemicals, cassettes or expensive imaging plates. In addition to its number one ranking for three consecutive quarters for customer service by MD Buyline, IDC is the recipient of the 2007 Frost & Sullivan Technology Innovation Award and is among the 2007 Deloitte Technology Fast 500, which ranks the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies in North America.

IDC is based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

You may also visit the IDC Web site: http://www.imagingdynamics.com.

Statements in this release which describe IDC's intentions, expectations or predictions, or which relate to matters that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties which may cause the actual results, performances or achievements of IDC to be materially different from any future results, performances or achievements expressed in or implied by such forward-looking statements. IDC may update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or changing market and business conditions. Known and unknown risks and uncertainties include: IDC's ability to manufacture its products with a sufficient level of quality and in volumes which satisfy market demand; the ability of IDC to establish direct and indirect sales channels; the ability of IDC to establish industry partnerships; IDC's ability to attract and retain key personnel; the strength and breadth of IDC's patents; and other factors relating to general economic conditions, specific industry conditions and IDC's particular situation.


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