Toshiba Medical Systems has announced the acquisition of Belfast-based Medical Imaging NI Limited. Medical Imaging NI has been a Toshiba Medical Systems partner for 25 years as a distributor for imaging equipment in Northern Ireland.
Retaining all staff from Medical Imaging NI, Toshiba Medical Systems will establish direct operations in Northern Ireland, where the operation will be led by Toshiba Medical Systems UK director of service, Paul Parsons. A press release states that the acquisition will allow Toshiba Medical to “develop innovative medical imaging equipment solutions and service offerings for its CT, MRI, X-ray and ultrasound customers, in Health and Social Care Trusts and private hospitals in the region.”
to the release continues, “The company’s existing and new customers in the region will be able to enjoy enhanced benefits of being a direct Toshiba Medical Systems customer including: access to seven-day technical support, which drives the company’s 100% uptime and customer satfisfaction goal; immediate access with enhanced spare parts delivery, as well as access to a growing fleet of reloactable MRI and CT scanners.”
Toshiba Medical will offer its Northern Ireland customers access to first-line engineer training, and remote diagnostics, to support maintenance and multi-vendor servicing, while customers will also have access to Toshiba Medical‘s tailor-made, shared-risk, multi-year contracts.
The company has relocated buildings from the Mallusk Enterprise Park to Mossley Mill, in Newton Abbey, where Toshiba Medical Systems.