ClearCanvas Receives CE Mark for RIS/PACS Software

Press Release | ClearCanvas Inc | October 1, 2012

TORONTO, Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ClearCanvas Inc, an innovative medical imaging informatics company today announced the receipt of the CE mark for its RIS/PACS software. "We are very excited about the potential the CE mark has created for ClearCanvas to build on its 25,000 strong user base," comments Norman Young, CEO.

[With the CE marking on a product, the manufacturer declares that the product conforms with the essential requirements of the applicable EC directives.]

The commercial version of the popular open source RIS/PACS solution is designed to give each practice a flexible, easy to use software solution, independent of practice size and workflow complexities. "Efficient workflow is critical to the operational effectiveness of any clinical practice, so it's important to provide a flexible, intuitive solution," says Young.

The ClearCanvas RIS/PACS solution includes key features like customizable worklists, hanging protocols and roaming user profiles while also offering more advanced functionality to empower practices all over the world.

ClearCanvas continues to innovate and expand its product portfolio as it anticipates the ever changing needs of medical imaging. Young remarks, "My vision for ClearCanvas has always been to offer an integrated workflow solution to the medical imaging community that improves practice efficiency and enhances patient care."

About ClearCanvas Inc

ClearCanvas Inc is a worldwide provider of innovative and easy to use medical imaging solutions designed for radiology, specialty clinics, community hospitals and research facilities. ClearCanvas solutions include diagnostic workstations, PACS and RIS. The ClearCanvas development platform and open source products are used by OEM's worldwide to efficiently manage development costs and accelerate time-to-market. Used by more than 25,000 healthcare professionals worldwide, ClearCanvas solutions are installed in a range of facilities including world-renowned hospitals and research facilities, imaging clinics, veterinary practices and various other providers. To learn more, visit

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